Ifriqiya is published alternately in Hebrew and English, on a monthly basis. It provides both a historical and contemporary analysis on various issues, and covers topics relating to African history, culture, religions, politics, economics, and more. It is edited by Dr. Irit Back, the Head of Africa Studies at the MDC. Inbal Ben-Yehuda is the Assistant Editor in Hebrew, while Sarah Jacobs is the Assistant Editor in English.
Ifriqiya - Africa Research and Analysis
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Yotam Gidron explains the current conflict in Blue Nile State, located in south-eastern Sudan, where fighting continues between the Sudan People's Liberation Movement/Army-North and the Sudanese government.
Dr. Irit Back analyzes contemporary developments in Sudan and South Sudan through a historical perspective.
Dr. Miriam Nissimov analyzes the diplomatic efforts of Iran in Africa, both historical and contemporary. In Hebrew.
In this issue of Ifriqiya, Noa Levy analyzes the change in the political and civil dynamics of Zimbabe. In Hebrew.
In this issue of Ifriqiya, Francesco Tirelli examines Italy's historical and present relationship with its former colonies in Africa.
Doctoral Candidate Moran Levanoni analyzes the widespread phenomenon of qat consumption in Ethiopia. In Hebrew.
Yanai Brenner analyzes the politics of water in Ethiopia, and the role that water plays in African regional politics.
Doctoral Candidate Adi Kraut-Adler examines the dramatic role that China has had in development efforts within Africa. In Hebrew.
Guest contributors Dr. Yonatan N. Gez, Dr. Johannes M. Waldmueller, and Dr. Anthony Boanada-Fuchs analyze the recent workshop that examined the status of the Kenyan middle class - a country where approximately 44.9% of citizens qualify as such.
Idit Toledano examines the development of urban culture in Kinsasha, Democratic Republic of the Congo. In Hebrew.