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A majority of Tanzanians favour a media free of government interference, although this support has dropped sharply in recent years. Read more
In the eyes of Africans, China rivals the United States in influence and popularity as a development model, according to a new Afrobarometer report released on World Development Information Day. Read more
By Kim Yi Dionne, Five College Assistant Professor of Government at Smith College. She studies identity, public opinion, political behavior, and policy aimed at improving the human condition, with a focus on African countries. Read more
Kimi Yi Dionne
By Peter Penar, researcher and PhD candidate in the Department of Political Science, Michigan State University. Read more
Peter Penar
By Kim Yi Dionne, Five College Assistant Professor of Government at Smith College. She studies identity, public opinion, political behavior, and policy aimed at improving the human condition, with a focus on African countries. Read more
Kimi Yi Dionne
By Chloe Bailey, Programme Officer Mo Ibrahim Foundation working on #IIAG. Blog post courtesy of allafrica.com Read more
By Kim Yi Dionne, Five College Assistant Professor of Government at Smith College. She studies identity, public opinion, political behavior, and policy aimed at improving the human condition, with a focus on African countries. Read more
Kimi Yi Dionne
By Brian Howard, publications manager and acting operations manager for communications for Afrobarometer. Read more
Brian Howard - Afrobarometer
By Kim Yi Dionne, Five College Assistant Professor of Government at Smith College. She studies identity, public opinion, political behavior, and policy aimed at improving the human condition, with a focus on African countries. Read more
Kimi Yi Dionne
One of Africa’s most important democracy advocacy organizations is in trouble because of a sharp decrease in donor funding. Read more
Johnnie Carson

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