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Find out what's happening around the Afrobarometer Network. This includes events, such as briefings for the media and guest talks by members of the Afrobarometer Executive Committee. Use the filters below to search for news, events, and more.

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Afrobarometer December highlights
Afrobarometer December 2016 highlights Read more
Sarah Brierley and George Ofosu are doctoral candidates in political science at UCLA. Read more
Kim Yi Dionne is 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
A half-century after the United Nations formalized the freedoms of assembly and association, eight out of 10 Africans feel at least “somewhat free” to join any political organisation they want, a new Afrobarometer report shows. Read more
Afrobarometer November highlights
Afrobarometer November highlights Read more
Kim Yi Dionne is 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
Do you know what Africans think?
The Afrobarometer story. Read more
By Robert Mattes and Michael Bratton. Robert Mattes is a professor in the department of political studies and director of the Democracy in Africa Research Unit in the Center for Social Science Research, University of Cape Town. Michael Bratton is... Read more
Robert Mattes
Do Africans still want democracy?
Global release of report on democracy in Africa. Read more

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