Latest features

From the research library



Books, journals and digital documents

Zimbabwe’s Very Peculiar Coup

SADC not Bridging the Digital Divide

African Union: What are the Possible Options for Strategic Autonomy?

Standoff in Zimbabwe as Struggle to Succeed Mugabe Deepens

Conflict Trends Issue 3

IPTL, Richmond and “Escrow”: The Price of Private Power Procurement in Tanzania

An Agenda for Civil Society: A Business Critique? Shaping South Africa's Region Building Role

Coût des Mauvaises Pratiques dans l’usage des Produits Chimiques dans le secteur Agricole / The Cost of Poor Practices in the Use of Chemicals in the Agricultural Sector

From our partners

2018 National Budget set to restore Zambia's economy

The budget has chartered a course for accelerating fiscal fitness but questions remain over increased debt – total government debt will be 47% of GDP in 2017, more than double the 21% of GDP it was in 2011.

Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research (ZIPAR)

The Social Roots of Jihadist Violence in Burkina Faso’s North

Jihadist violence in the West African Sahel has now spread to the north of Burkina Faso. The response of Ouagadougou and its partners must go beyond the obvious religious and security dimensions of the crisis, and any solution must take into account deep-rooted social and local factors.

International Crisis Group (ICG)

The Africa Data Revolution 2016 report

This report conceptualises the “African data revolution” and identifies what is revolutionary about it, such as the exponential increase in the volume, types and speed of data, new principles of data governance, and new data-related rights and freedoms.

African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS)

Brazilian and Moroccan Policies for sub-Saharan Africa: Description and Elements for Assessment

This paper retraces Brazil and Morocco’s economic strategies towards sub-Saharan Africa since the beginning of the century, highlighting the characteristics and evaluating the performance of the instruments used to promote the flows of trade, investment and cooperation between each of the two countries and the sub-Saharan region.

OCP Policy Centre (OCPPC)