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Islam in Mali: Citizens split on Islam’s role, but majority feel politicians use religion to rule. Read more
Feeding Malawi: Climate change, government management pose challenges in agriculture-dependent country. Read more
Summary of results for Namibia (2017) Read more
Basic services: Providing key public services remains a challenge for Namibia’s government. Read more
Oubli et pardon? Plus de Burkinabè veulent tourner la page de l’insurrection populaire d’octobre 2014. Read more
Nigerians optimistic about economic outlook despite persistent poverty, inadequate services. Read more
Is anyone listening? Zimbabwe’s MPs, local councillors get failing grades on responsiveness, performance. Read more
AD205: Basotho increasingly favour legalizing dual citizenship, unifying with South Africa
Basotho increasingly favour legalizing dual citizenship, unifying with South Africa. Read more
Does proportional representation encourage citizen protests? Evidence from Africa. Read more
Food, health, poverty, water: How Malian citizens prioritize problems and the Sustainable Development Goals. Read more