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Necessary evil?

Seven years in, Kenyans divided over military action in Somalia.

More in Dispatch 241.


Zimbabweans critical of government performance on basic health care.

More in Dispatch 240.

Social tolerance in Togo

Citizens express support for gender equality, tolerant attitudes toward (most) minorities.

More in Dispatch 238.

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.

Accountability in Lesotho

Citizens support limits on executive power, transparency in use of public information.

More in Dispatch 239.

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Senegalese strongly support equal chance for women to be elected to public office, Afrobarometer survey shows

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Though polarized and distrustful of political adversaries, Zimbabweans would welcome a wide range of specific actions to

Afrobarometer director wins Distinguished Africanist Award for lifetime of scholarship and service

Professor Gyimah-Boadi, co-founder and executive director of Afrobarometer, has won the 2018 Distinguished Africanist Awa

CREFDI in Côte d’Ivoire: From the wilderness to the public square

If it takes vision and courage – maybe audacity – to start out in the wilderness, it takes persistence and performance to

African migration: Who’s thinking of going where?

It is well established that young people constitute the majority of those who risk their l


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