Analysis & Publications

Analysis & Publications

Through data and analysis, the Mo Ibrahim Foundation ensures that debates on Africa’s governance are informed by the most relevant, up-to-date research, gathered from independent source providers.

There can be no sound policy without sound data.
Mo Ibrahim

Latest publication

2024: Africa's 'Ultimate' Election Year

In Africa, 17 countries are expected to hold elections in 2024, equivalent to almost 1/3 of African countries.

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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.


The Mo Ibrahim Foundation’s webinars provide an opportunity to learn more about the Foundation’s work in an interactive format. The Governance in focus series aims to disseminate the key findings from the 2022 IIAG and to bridge the data-policy gap by discussing how to read the results, how to conduct analysis using the online data portal, and how results contextualise the reality on the ground.

Latest research articles

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