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Informing the public discourse

Our survey findings let citizens’ priorities and preferences inform the important discussions.

Are countries making progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals? Is China winning hearts and minds in Africa? What are a country’s most important problems? Afrobarometer makes sure that the voices of those most affected – ordinary citizens – are part of the discussion.

Africa and SDGs

Our survey findings provide citizens’ perspectives that can be compared to official UN indicators tracking progress on 12 of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Africa-China engagement

China’s investments and dealings with Africa have been a topic of widespread scrutiny and debate and we have been tracking perceptions of this relationship since 2014.

The Asian Aspiration: Why and How Africa Should Emulate Asia

The Asian Aspiration offers a roadmap for African countries to no longer be prisoners of their past, but rather to unlock their potential and lift their populations out of poverty.  Find the full length documentary here.