PUTTING GOVERNANCE AT THE CENTRE OF AFRICA'S DEVELOPMENT

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation is an African foundation, established in 2006 with one focus: the critical importance of governance and leadership for Africa. It is our conviction that governance and leadership lie at the heart of any tangible and shared improvement in the quality of life of African citizens.

COVID-19 hub

MIF aims at telling the African story of COVID-19, assessing the continent’s capacity to manage the pandemic & its economic, political and social impact.

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COVID-19 in Africa one year on: impact and prospects.

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COVID-19 cases and vaccine access in Africa

View latest data on confirmed and active cases, as well as our vaccine tracker.

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Latest Research Spotlight

COVID-19 vaccine donations to Africa: increase the pledges and speed up delivery

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About the event

The Ibrahim Governance Weekend (IGW) brings together leading voices from across Africa and beyond to discuss issues of critical importance to the continent’s progress.

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Forum documents

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Research hub

Find out more about and access the Foundation's research.

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2021 Forum Report

COVID-19 in Africa one year on: impact and prospects.

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Latest Research Spotlight

COVID-19 vaccine donations to Africa: increase the pledges and speed up delivery

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Ibrahim Governance Weekend

The Ibrahim Governance Weekend is the flagship event of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, held every year in a different African country.

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Governance Index

The Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) is a tool that measures and monitors governance performance in African countries.

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Now Generation Network

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation’s Now Generation Network (NGN) is a coalition of young and mid-career Africans committed to moving the continent’s development agenda forward.

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Ibrahim Prize

The Ibrahim Prize celebrates excellence in African leadership. It is awarded to a former Executive Head of State or Government by an independent Prize Committee composed of eminent figures.

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2021 IGW Summary Report

A summary of the Africa-led discussions at the 2021 Ibrahim Governance Weekend, held 3-5 June 2021, on the impact of COVID-19 in Africa and the opportunity to define a new growth model for the continent.

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President Mahamadou Issoufou wins 2020 Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership

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