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‘Paradise is getting rocky’

Mauritians see climate change as threat to quality of life.

More in Dispatch 214.

Feeding Malawi

Climate change, government management pose challenges in agriculture-dependent country.

More in Dispatch 210.

What are Zimbabweans thinking?

Citizens’ views on 2017 military intervention, 2018 presidential candidates.

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Islam in Mali

Citizens split on Islam’s role, but majority feel politicians use religion to rule.

More in Dispatch 211.

Corruption rising, government failing

Zambians see corruption rising, government failing in anti-graft fight.

More in Dispatch 213.

Reform in Lesotho

Basotho want more power for the King, less politics by security forces, and return to a majoritarian electoral system.

More in Dispatch 212.

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Africans increasingly support multiparty democracy, but trust in political parties remains low

Public attitudes in Africa show increasing support for multiparty democracy, but both ruling and opposition parties still

Long way to press freedom in Africa?

“Should the media have the right to publish any views and ideas without government control?”

Come heat or high water, our national partner blazes a trail to all parts of Zimbabwe

“Trail-blazing” describes the work of Zimbabwe’s Mass Public Opinion Institute (MPOI), and not just because its teams bra

Basotho support amending Constitution to give King greater say

Basotho trust their King more than any other governance institution and favour amending the Constitution to give him grea

Gender quotas, GBV, German reparations, Koevoet, and other topics

Gender equality: Most Namibians say a gender quota system should be adopted for regional council electio


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