Empowering Africa's judiciaries: Q&A with South Africa's Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng
Preventing Boko Haram abductions of schoolchildren in Nigeria
What China’s President Xi’s extended tenure means for Africa
Sisi’s New Egypt?
Making the case for African investment in space programmes
The quest for happiness as an underlying motive for violent conflict in Africa
Will the ‘Ramaphosa dawn’ ripple across SADC?
The nexus between oil and conflict in South Sudan
The case for empowering young and emerging researchers
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Women and Political Leadership: Facilitating Factors in Tanzania
Poverty and Inequality Analysis in the IGAD Region: Regional Profile and Country Status
Understanding the Cessation of Hostilities Agreements Violations in South Sudan
Food Security and Nutrition Vulnerability and Risk Analysis in Former Warrap and Northern Bahr el Ghazal States
Investissement Agricole en Afrique : un Niveau Faible… de Nombreuses Opportunités / Agricultural Investment in Africa: A Low Level… Numerous Opportunities
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Quest for greener pastures
Four in 10 Ghanaians have considered emigrating, although far fewer are actually taking steps to leave the country, a recent Afrobarometer survey indicates.
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.
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.