Swaziland: A Failed Feudal State

Sep 17, 2013
  • Description

The government of Swaziland denies its people basic human rights and conditions necessary for making a living, raising their children and escaping an early death. Swazis and their rich cultural heritage are at extreme risk due to the greed and depredations of their king, who is Africa's last absolute monarch. This report sets out the critical issues affecting Swaziland and recommends approaches for key stakeholders. Apart from generating discussion amongst those directly involved with the movement for democracy is Swaziland, this report is also intended to serve as a fact sheet for those who are new to Swaziland's issues.