Category Archives: Governance

Africa

Global Integrity: Africa Integrity Indicators

http://www.globalintegrity.org/information/africa-integrity-indicators The Africa Integrity Indicators, a new initiative of Global Integrity undertaken in collaboration with the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, assesses key social, economic, political and anti-corruption mechanisms at the national level…

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The Global Integrity Report: 2011

The Global Integrity Report is an essential guide to anti-corruption institutions and mechanisms around the world, intended to help policymakers, advocates, journalists and citizens identify and anticipate the areas where…

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Freedom House: Countries at the Crossroads 2012

Nearly two years after it began, the wave of popular uprisings that has shaken the Middle East and North Africa continues to hold the world’s attention. In the most consequential…

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Freedom House: Freedom in the World 2013

DEMOCRATIC BREAKTHROUGHS IN THE BALANCE The emergence of popular movements for reform were the driving force behind major gains in the Middle East last year, according to Freedom in the World…

After the 2005 G8 and UN Summits: Independent, High-Impact Information Infrastructures and Networks for Transparency and Accountability in African Countries

2005, the “Year of Africa”, witnessed much discourse and activities culminating in a special focus on Africa at the G8 and UN Summits (see several articles and reports listed on ALPN’s portal pages: Africa…

The Mo Ibrahim African Governance Index and Leadership Prize Revisited

March 2008 The Mo Ibrahim African Governance Index and Leadership Prize Revisited How Dr. Ibrahim and Other Well-Off Africans Can Best Foster Good Governance in African Countries (By Jump-Starting Resource-Pooling Efforts to…

ADDRESSING AFRICA’S HUMILIATION: ‘BRAIN GAIN’/’BRAIN CIRCULATION’ DIASPORA NETWORKS FOR AFRICAN PROGRESS

This brief provides an overview of the role of “Brain Drain”/Diaspora Africans (BDAs) in fostering African progress, in the context of the reality that most accomplished BDAs, for a variety…