Janette Yarwood

Janette Yarwood is chair of the Sub-Saharan Africa Area Studies Program at the U.S. Foreign Service Institute in Arlington, Virginia, and previously worked in the Africa Program at the Institute for Defense Analysis. She is coauthor (with Alexander Noyes) of “The AU Continental Early Warning System: From Conceptual to Operational?” (2013). The opinions expressed here are those of the author and should not be viewed as representing the official position of the U.S. government.