Transformational Leadership for Women from Liberal Parties in Senegal

Programme For The Development Of Competencies In Transformational Leadership For The Effective Positioning Of Liberal Women In The Joint Parties' Bodies And Better Effectiveness Of Their Political...

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The Role of Property Rights and Tenure in Climate Variability and Change

The nature of farmers' property rights has a direct bearing on the use they make of their land: insecurity of tenure tends to lead to short-term thinking, which in turn encourages the adoptation of...

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Book Again

2015 CSO Sustainability Index for Sub-Saharan Africa - Cote d'Ivoire

The first report of the Civil Society Organization Sustainability Index (CSOSI) for Côte d'Ivoire was presented this morning to the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom.

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FNF Africa Celebrating 5 Years in Cote d'Ivoire

The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom’s office in Abidjan is celebrating the 5th anniversary of the reopening of the office in Cote d’Ivoire. The office was forced to close down in the 1990s...

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South Africa's ICC Withdrawal Case Judgement

The DA welcomes the judgement handed down on 22 February 2017 by the North Gauteng High Court confirming that the ANC-led government’s withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC) was...

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Africa Faces a New Threat to Democracy: The ‘Constitutional Coup’

Conventional wisdom tells us that good political societies are built on the principles of constitutionalism. This entails upholding the rule of law and separation of powers. This is to ensure an even...

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Constitutional Coup

Most Liberal States in Africa

Excluding South Africa, Namibia is the only other African country on a list of the 25 most tolerant, progressive and environmentally friendly countries in the world, according to Edith Hancock, who...

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2017 Elections in Africa

Kenya will stage nearly 2,000 electoral contests for county assemblies and governors, the Senate and National Assembly, and the presidency. Uhuru Kenyatta hopes to remain in State House for another...

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ALN Condemns AU’s ICC-Exit Strategy

The Africa Liberal Network is alarmed by the proposed collective withdrawal by member states from the International Criminal Court (ICC). This strategy was recently put forward and adopted by the ...

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ALN Luke Akal (ALN Coordinator)

Elections Are Routine but Democracy is Being Scaled Back

In The Economist Intelligence Unit's 2016 Democracy Index, the regional score for Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) deteriorated slightly, as a result of a lack of genuine pluralism in most countries. The...

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Democracy Index EIU