Somalia today is more like a political marketplace than a modern nation-state, writes Claire Elder.
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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Eleanor Hobhouse considers the state of Africa’s newest nation, five years after independence.
Tamara Pearson profiles this South American country, from the November issue of New Internationalist magazine.
Filed in: Venezuela
Louisa Reynolds reports on the country, considered the most violent in the world outside a war zone.
Filed in: Honduras
Kelsi Farrington on the truth behind the holiday-brochure images.
Greg Wilpert reports on a country diverse in geography, politics and people.
Samuel Malik considers life in the self-styled ‘giant of Africa’.
Jan Rocha on the challenges and paradoxes in one of the world’s most unequal countries.
The central African country’s long sleep continues, says Ben Shepherd, but the clock is ticking.