The Governance Report

The dangers of China-funded coal mining for Botswana’s future

The dangers of China-funded coal mining for Botswana’s future

China is the world’s leading emitter of greenhouse gases (GHGs), and one of the largest coal investors in Africa. China accounts for  27% of total GHGs, while the EU only accounts for 6%. Africa’s entire contribution is minimal (although South Africa's emissions are...

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Expert Analysis

Mozambique’s displacement dilemma

Mozambique’s displacement dilemma

Human rights violations exacerbate the displacement of northern Mozambicans, already facing crisis levels of food insecurity “There is no greater...

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Covid-19

Here you’ll find up-to-date Covid-19 stats provided by the WHO COVID-19 DASHBOARD and in-depth reporting on the governance around Covid-19

MOZAMBIQUE INSURGENCY

Going deep into Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado extremism

Going deep into Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado extremism

To counter violent extremism in places such as Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado properly, it’s necessary to understand the root causes of such conflicts and how mining operations can worsen them Since October 2017, Cabo Delgado province in northern Mozambique has been the...

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Election Tracker

Uganda 2021 Election: Implications and Lessons

Uganda 2021 Election: Implications and Lessons

Introduction On Saturday 16 January 2021, the Electoral Commission of Uganda (EC) once again declared President Yoweri Museveni and his National Resistance Movement (NRM) as the winners. He will start his 6th term as president of Uganda. Museveni is entering his 35th...

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