The Political Parties in Africa Project
supported by the Institute for Democracy, Citizenship and Public Policy in Africa (IDCPPA), invites interested students and scholars to attend our upcoming virtual conference on 21 & 22 January and 18 & 19 February
2019 Annual Report
The Institute's 2019 Annual Report is now available.
Gains and gaps: Perceptions and experiences of gender in Africa
Despite widespread popular support for gender equality, African women are still disadvantaged by persistent gender gaps in education, employment, control over key assets, and access to technology, a new analysis from Afrobarometer shows.
New book: The Politics of Social Protection in Eastern and Southern Africa
Sam Hickey & Tom Lavers (University of Manchester), Miguel Niño-Zarazúa (UNU-WIDER) and Jeremy Seekings (University of Cape Town) have edited this book, published by Oxford University Press.
IDCPPA working paper incentive programme
Postgraduate students working on topics related to democracy, citizenship and public policy in Africa may submit papers of between 8,000 and 15,000 words for publication in the IDA's Working Paper series.
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Thursday, 6 May 2021
New Working Papers on African politics

Researchers in the Institute have published four new Working Papers through the CSSR WP series.

Publication Date:
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 - 16:15
From Xenophobia to Pan-African Citizenship

The Institute held the workshop "From Xenophobia to Pan-African Citizenship: Confronting Internalised Colonialism" on March 13, 2020.

Publication Date:
Mon, 16 Mar 2020 - 16:15
Does ideology matter in Zambian politics?

Hangala Siachiwena and Courtney Hallink gave the March 10th Institute lunchtime seminar on their work on political parties and social welfare policies.

Publication Date:
Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 16:00
Reflections on Malawi's 2019 Presidential Election Case

Danwood Chirwa, Dean of the UCT Faculty of Law, gave the March 3rd Institute lunchtime seminar on Reflections on Malawi's 2019 Presidential Election Case.

Publication Date:
Wed, 04 Mar 2020 - 10:30