New Internationalist

Country profile

A concise profile of the most recent countries featured in the New Internationalist magazine. See also our alphabetical list of country profiles before 2005.

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There is a little hole on the wall of every office, restaurant, reception area, hotel lobby, shop – even in the humblest of the living rooms – which serves as a formidable metaphor for the vicissitudes of power, prestige and privilege in Brunei.


Country Profile – Syria

Central African Republic

Country Profile – Central African Republic


Country Profile – Zimbabwe


A nation of extremes.

Filed in: Kazakhstan


As the forces of corporate globalization press on its borders, change is inevitable.


Experimenting with capitalism in Cuba

Sri Lanka

Over two decades of conflict have bred a climate of impunity where human rights violations – killings and unexplained ‘disappearances’ of people – have become all too common.

Costa Rica

Costa Rica stands apart from its Central American neighbours, not least because it has no army.

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