Towards gender-equal peace: Ensuring women’s meaningful participation in peace processes


Citizens’ discontent: a rising force in West Africa


Survey findings: Two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, how is Africa’s higher education sector faring?


#GoodID lessons: Why Nigeria needs more than the NIN

Nuclear nonproliferation

Bid to blast nuclear weapons into illegality

Economic development

Africa is the next big skills market – but youth need education and opportunities


Youth perspectives on Mozambique’s insurgency: Is inclusive governance the key to stopping it?


Africa: Key issues to track in 2022


As the AU turns 20, it must speak with one voice

Social security

How the COVID-19 shock has impacted food security in Africa

Free trade

A false start for Africa’s free trade deal?


The benefits of a gender audit of climate action – Lessons from Ethiopia

International relations

Does Russia influence Africa on the UN Security Council?

Civil war

Friends, foes and the deepening crisis in Ethiopia

Information technology

Series wrap: Assessing socio-digital identity ecosystems in Africa


Democracy in decline in Africa? Not so fast

Finance, Public

New evidence from Somalia points to effective ways to deliver public services in conflict-affected and fragile contexts


3 reasons why Kenya’s presidency of the United Nations Security Council is key to international peace

Economic development

Lessons from the Pandora Papers: How the world’s elite keep Africa poor through tax avoidance and aid

Are African countries doing enough to ensure cybersecurity and internet safety?

Human rights--Security

Why Ethiopia is at war with itself

International relations

Israel’s accreditation to the AU is dividing Africa

Information technology

Russia’s efforts to promote cyber norms that serve its interests gain traction in Africa


The BRICS’ lagging vaccine diplomacy