Despite a history of extremism in Kenya, relatively little empirical research has been done to determine why and how individuals join al-Shabaab and the Mombasa Republican Council (MRC).
The Western Cape continues to be plagued by the drug trade and accompanying development of organised crime networks. This paper discusses the racial, economic and geographic variations in the drug trade and drug use.
This guide distills the richest material on climate impacts and trends in Africa, and African experiences in adaptation and mitigation, from the thousands of pages of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report.
The Africa Initiative research program aims to inform policy
making in Africa by supporting new and innovative field-based
research on issues critical to the continent.
The Africa Initiative exchange program is building capacity by
supporting short-term academic placements for African and Canadian
graduate students undertaking research on Africa.