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Elect or appoint?

In Ghana, demand for transparency, accountability drives call for electing local leaders.

More in Policy Paper 48.

Threat to cocoa

Only half of Ivoirians are aware of climate change.

More in Dispatch 221.

Water worries

Ivoirians cite water supply as one of their country’s most important problems

Available only in French.

More in Dispatch 218.

Approaching elections in Mali

Strong support for democracy, dissatisfaction with how it’s working

Available only in French.

More in Dispatch 219.

Opposition demands in Togo

Citizens support presidential term limits, return to 1992 Constitution, voting rights for diaspora – but not resignation of the president

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More in Dispatch 220.

Downbeat yet hopeful?

Public attitudes toward Zimbabwe’s 2018 election.

More in Policy Paper 47.

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African migration: Who’s thinking of going where?

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

PP47: Public attitudes toward Zimbabwe’s 2018 elections: Downbeat yet hopeful?

Zimbabweans will go to the polls in presidential, parliamentary, and local government elections on July 30, 2018.

Africans increasingly support multiparty democracy, but trust in political parties remains low

Public attitudes in Africa show increasing support for multiparty democracy, but both ruling and opposition parties still

Long way to press freedom in Africa?

“Should the media have the right to publish any views and ideas without government control?”

Basotho support amending Constitution to give King greater say

Basotho trust their King more than any other governance institution and favour amending the Constitution to give him grea


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