Tshisekedi's contested victory and the road ahead for the DRC
Best of the Africa Portal in 2018
Alternative energy innovation for keeping Africa’s climate below 1.5° C
What did the 16 Days of Activism achieve? A perspective from West and Central Africa
The Invisibles: Women on death row in Africa
#HearMeToo: Are people finally listening to South Africa’s women?
From our library: 5 reads on HIV and Aids research in Africa
16 Days of Activism: From rhetoric to gains for Africa’s women and girls
South Africa's vital role in the future of peacekeeping
From the research library
Books, journals and digital documents
The Potential of Agriculture and Land Reform to Generate Jobs
Calming the Waves: Using Legislation to Protect Marine Life from Seismic Surveys
Présidentielle 2019 au Nigéria: Un Paysage Pré-électoral dominé par les Violences et les Rivalités politiques / Presidential Election 2019 in Nigeria: A Pre-electoral Landscape dominated by Political Violence and Rivalry
Compendium of Case Studies on Non-State Actors in Management for Development Results (MfDR)
Artificial Intelligence and Political Science
Sustainable Development Goals for Somalia: Policy Imperatives of Localization
From our partners
Life Stories: Learning from Kismayo
'Life Stories' is a set of deep, introspective narratives provided by six of the individual women that took part in a research process that examined the gendered dynamics of inter-clan conflict in Kismayo, Somalia, and in particular the role of women in processes of violence and peace.
Electoral Poker in DR Congo
Elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been postponed since December 2016, but now seem to be slated for the end of the year. All parties should work to ensure credible polls, the best hope for a peaceful transfer of power.
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.
Infographic: Financing the African Union
Securing the financial independence of the African Union (AU) has always been an elusive matter for leaders of the continent. Despite the fact that the transition from the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) to the AU in 2002 led to the creation of a more robust continental institution with a broadened mandate, African leaders are yet to sufficiently provide the AU with a sustainable finance to fund its activities.