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Currency reform

Zimbabweans reject bond notes and rand, prefer either U.S. or Zim dollar.

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Heal the beloved country

Who must act to bridge divisions in Zimbabwe? Everyone.

More in Policy Paper 49.

Uproar and progress

Gender equality in Tanzania: How do president’s comments square with progressive agenda?.

More in Dispatch 237.

Gender equity in eSwatini

Land ownership, domestic roles are still question marks amid strong support for equality.

More in Dispatch 235.

Are Tunisians losing faith in democracy?

Popular support dwindles amid negative perceptions of economic conditions.

More in Dispatch 232.

Gabon to vote

Popular support for elections weakens in the wake of 2016 dispute.

More in Dispatch 236.

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