Category Archives: Reports

Building Bridges: Africa’s Attractiveness Survey 2012

The second edition of Africa Attractiveness builds on the theme of the African growth story, while emphasising the need to bridge a perception gap that continues to exist among many…

Africa Progress Report 2012 – Africa Progress Panel

MAY 2012 – AFRICA PROGRESS REPORT 2012 Jobs, Justice and Equity: Seizing opportunities in times of global change The 2012 Africa Progress Report, launched today by the Africa Progress Panel,…

African Leadership Network: ONE Campaign: What Does The World Really Want From The Next Global Development Goals?

Over three years before they are due to take effect, the quest to establish the next round of global development goals has begun. It will have a profound effect on…

African Leadership Network: The Rise Of The African Consumer – A Report From McKinsey’s Africa Consumer Insights Center

Africa’s consumer-facing industries are expected to grow by more than $400 billion by 2020.1 That would account for more than half the total revenue increase that all businesses are expected…

Global Witness: South Sudan’s new laws offer a blueprint for a transparent oil sector

The report, ‘Blueprint for Prosperity: How South Sudan’s new laws hold the key to a transparent and accountable oil sector,’ outlines the major opportunities and challenges the government faces in…

Global Witness: Transparency Matters: Disclosure of payments to governments by Chinese extractive companies

Transparency Matters: Disclosure of payments to governments by Chinese extractive companies presents a rigorous assessment of the tax payments made by Shanghai-listed extractive companies to governments in resource-rich countries in 2010 and…

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Global Financial Integrity Report: Illicit Financial Flows from Africa: Hidden Resource for Development

Africa lost $854 billion in illicit financial outflows from 1970 through 2008, according to this new report from Global Financial Integrity (GFI).  Illicit Financial Flows from Africa: Hidden Resource for Development debuts new estimates…

Transformation Index BTI 2012: Country Reports

  Country reports provide detailed information on the factors of assessment for each country examined, such as the status of development, problems specific to the country and management performance and…

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Reporters Without Borders: PRESS FREEDOM INDEX 2013

After the “Arab springs” and other protest movements that prompted many rises and falls in last year’s index, the 2013 Reporters Without Borders World Press Freedom Index marks a return…

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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…