Benin (Vol 13, 2016)
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See also Benin 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2017.

Contents Volume 13, 2016.

The major event of the year was the presidential elections, won by Patrice Talon. The new president portrayed his government and politics as a complete break with the policies of the outgoing administration. After years of ambiguous foreign relations, particularly with donor countries, the new president attracted new donor…

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Stroh, Alexander, “Benin (Vol 13, 2016)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 10 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2016_COM_0004>
First published online: 2017



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