China is posed to reap geopolitical gain via vaccine diplomacy if Europe does not prioritise Africa
Fighters across the region may be drawn in if the violence continues, as has happened for years in Libya’s cascading internal and proxy wars
The recent war in Ethiopia may at first glance appear to be a short, sharp internal conflict with few implications for the Horn of Africa – or for Europe. But the war is far from over, and the risks it creates are spreading.
What are the regional implications of the Tigray conflict and the prospects for transatlantic cooperation around the issue?
Recent protests against police brutality have been Nigeria’s most powerful yet – but the government still appears determined to clamp down
European activities in Africa risk unwittingly drifting onto territory contested by the US and China on their own terms
Regional organisations have proliferated in Africa, with many organisations attempting to address similar issues in similar parts of the continent. Europeans should take stock of the situation they have helped create.
This project maps African regional initiatives in west and central Africa and provides a data-based and a geographical overview of the ‘à la carte’ nature of African regional cooperation