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In fight against corruption, Gambians say citizens can make a difference, report without fear, and get official action. Read more
For democracy to be “lived” by ordinary citizens, their ability to engage with others and the state must be protected. Read more
Poverty and inequality, exacerbated by poor economic growth, continue to be challenges for the government of the Kingdom of eSwatini. Read more
Le secteur agricole est l’un des principaux moteurs de l’économie camerounaise. En 2012, ce secteur a contribué à hauteur de 21,1% au produit intérieur brut (PIB). Employant 60% de la population active, il assure un rôle essentiel dans la création des... Read more
For decades, Cabo Verde has faced the challenges of modest economic growth, imbalanced development among its islands, and high unemployment, particularly among youth. Read more
La recherche du mieux-être: 4 Camerounais sur 10 ont pensé émigrer. Read more
After election excitement, daily democracy: Liberians endorse democratic governance but are dissatisfied with the way it’s working. Read more
Afrobarometer Round 7: Survey in Liberia, 2018. Read more
PP51: Taking stock: Citizen priorities and assessments three years into the SDGs
Unemployment tops the most important problems that Africans want their governments to address, followed by health, infrastructure/roads, water/sanitation, education, management of the economy, and poverty. Read more
La question de la sécurité est extrêmement prégnante au Gabon, et cela depuis longtemps. En effet, il ne se passe pas un seul jour sans que les populations ne se plaignent des actes d’insécurité liés aux larcins, aux braquages, aux assassinats et autres... Read more