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Why are so many crimes never reported to police?

It’s less about trust and more about access.

More in Working Paper 180.

Role of citizen

Mauritians value national identity but limit civic engagement

More in Dispatch 197.

Violence in Nigeria

Extremist attacks, farmer-herder clashes have citizens on edge.

More in Dispatch 199.

Tolerance in Benin

Progress and challenges.

More in Dispatch 198.

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Popular trust in the army | by socio-demographic group | Zimbabwe | 2017
The military in Zimbabwe

Citizens trust the army, but don’t want it to govern the country.

More in Dispatch 195.

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