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Islam and democracy

Across five North African countries, most citizens see religion and politics as separate and compatible.

More in Dispatch 188.

Corruption in Nigeria

Public perceptions of corruption remain high despite praise for president’s anti-graft campaign.

More in Dispatch 187.

Mobs and party vigilantes in Ghana

Citizens overwhelmingly reject lawless violence, call for rule of law.

More in Dispatch 186.

Democracy decline in Mauritius

Popular trust in institutions, satisfaction with democracy drop.

More in Dispatch 185.

Parliament of Uganda. Photo by Nicolas Bamulanzeki, photo journalist at Observer weekly newspaper
Uganda’s democracy satisfaction gap

How delivery of electoral, political, and economic goods impacts support for democracy.

More in Policy Paper 44.

One team, one nation

How football can build national unity and reduce interethnic conflict in Africa.

More in Working Paper 177.

Most important problems that government should address | Botswana | 2017
Unemployment in Botswana

‘Most important problem’ mars positive marks for government performance

More in Dispatch 184.

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