Africa

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Champion of women’s rights in Nigeria addresses UN Security Council

Our own Fatima Askira will brief the UN Security Council on January 12.

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Participate in Search – Nigeria’s Photo and Video Essay Contest!

As part of our project on the protection of Holy Sites, we are launching a contest for Nigerian photographers and filmmakers.

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Burundi’s New Normal

After 2015’s political crisis, in 2016 Burundi settled into a “new normal” characterized by low-level insecurity. Read our briefings on conflict trends in the country.

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100 Youth Activists against Violent Extremism meet in Maiduguri

100 young activists met in Maiduguri to discuss ways to end violence in their communities.

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Communication and Dialogue around Madagascar’s Mining Sites

We are supporting the peaceful settlement of land disputes arising around Madagascar’s mining sites.

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Search and the UN Mission map out societal trends in Liberia

We are using the SCORE Index to understand shifts in attitudes and perceptions among Liberians.

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Promoting peace and social cohesion in Kidal

With UNICEF, we are launching an initiative to promote nonviolence within 11 schools in Kidal.