E-International Relations, a website for students of international politics, recently posted two analyses of the Somali political process. The first was cautiously optimistic while the second described Somalia's constitution-making process as "deeply flawed."
The first analysis is dated 28 July 2012 and titled "Where to for Somali State-building since London and Istanbul Conferences?" by Michael Walls, director of research for the Development Planning Unit at University College London. Click here to read his analysis.
The second analysis is dated 2 September 2012 and titled "Revisiting the UN-Controlled Constitution-Making Process for Somalia" by Afyare Abdi Elmi, assistant professor of international politics at Qatar University. Click here to read his analysis.