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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Download 2021 Index Report

COVID-19 in Africa: a challenging road to recovery.


COVID-19 cases and vaccine access in Africa

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


Latest Data Story

Developments in Africa's capacity to manufacture its own vaccines.


About the event

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

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Watch sessions on demand

View all sessions from the 2022 event via MIF.live.

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Forum documents

Download the 2022 Forum Report, and all reports from previous events.

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Read the data story

Read an overview of the key points from the Facts & Figures.

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Research hub

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

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2022 Forum Report

The Road to COP27: Making Africa’s Case in the Global Climate Debate


2022 IIAG

View the key findings.

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Latest data story

The Road to COP27: Leveraging Africa’s assets for a sustainable global future

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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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MIF at COP27

Find research and information from the Foundation relating to COP27.

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Data Stories

The Foundation's interactive Data Stories bring our research to life in scrolling, animated form accompanied by illustrations, charts, videos and engaging narrative.  

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