Conflict Trends (No 36): Real Time Analysis of African Political Violence, April 2015
Author: Matt Batten-Carew, Caitriona Dowd, Dan-Wigmore Shepherd, Roudabeh Kishi
Climate Change and African Political Stability (CCAPS) Program
This issue provides an overview of conflict trends in a number of African countries up to April 2015.
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The Islamic State in West Africa – Boko Haram Up-Date
Author: Yossef Bodansky
Institut für Strategie- Politik- Sicherheits- und Wirtschaftsberatung (ISPSW)
This publication focuses on recent Boko Haram activities in Nigeria.
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Author: Michael Wahman, Matthias Basedau
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies
This paper examines how oil production affects elections in non-democratic regimes.
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Confronting the ‘Oil Curse’: State–Civil Society Roles in Managing Ghana’s Oil Find
Author: Nancy Annan, Fiifi Edu-Afful
South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)
This paper examines the intersection between civil society and government in the management of oil revenues, and explores the implications of this partnership for Ghana's broader development goals.
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ISS Peace and Security Council Report, No 68
Author: Solomon A Dersso, Hallelujah Lulie, Liesl Louw-Vaudran
Institute for Security Studies (ISS)
This issue includes articles on 1) the PSC's efforts to find a solution to the dispute over the Western Sahara; 2) the PSC's stance on the situation in South Sudan as well as discussions on the fate of women and children in armed conflict; and 3) the...
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