The illicit drug trade poses a formidable problem in Africa,
both for law enforcement and public health.
Stemming demand for arms and ammunition is key if Africa is
serious about Vision 2020.
Across the continent, illicit logging undermines peace and security
and attracts exploitation.
By analysing drug-related incidents reported in the media in three key
East African nations over the past decade, this paper provides insights into
drug trafficking in the region.