ACLED (Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project) is designed for disaggregated conflict analysis and crisis mapping. This dataset codes the dates and locations of all reported political violence events in over 50 developing countries. Political violence includes events that
ACLED Conflict Trends reports are monthly updates on political violence and conflict events in African states. They are based on real-time data, and compare current trends and patterns to historical dynamics in key focus countries.
ACLED analysts have created a selection of maps, charts, graphs and infographics to highlight key trends and patterns in the data across the African continent and in select conflict contexts drawn from Version 4 of the dataset.
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- The Nigerian election and the politicisation of #BokoHaram's insurgency http://t.co/2EgIJCB94Y about 1 hour ago from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Intensified fighting in #Tripoli by Operation Libya Dawn as violence escalates in #Libya http://t.co/P4opaMepGG http://t.co/a5IZDfO4EY about 23 hours ago from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Violence against civilians still comprises most of the conflict in #Somalia http://t.co/lAFTd1u34s http://t.co/hnhbZnPBkb 02:30:51 PM September 18, 2014 from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Over 130,000 Somalis displaced since the beginning of 2014. "Insecurity was the main cause of internal displacement" http://t.co/L5R1uVwVBk 12:50:05 PM September 18, 2014 from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite