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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- RT @IIED: In 1955, there were 8 Africa cities of 500,000+ people. In 2030, it's estimated there will be over 160. #CitiesDay http://t.co/i… about 1 hour ago from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- IEDs, bombs and the relative weakness of rebel groups - the example of #AlShabaab in #Somalia http://t.co/EXARlmAjji http://t.co/a3jKU2GeLc about 2 hours ago from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- Since 1997, #BokoHaram engaged in 33% fewer conflict events involving schools than #AlShabaab http://t.co/Xi0GXBuR5v http://t.co/P1nKkoa7G5 about 7 hours ago from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite
- RT @think_B1G: Incredible. RT @joepenney: Writing surely on the wall now for blaise #burkina #lwili #rightnow http://t.co/98uE6wZRAe” about 9 hours ago from Twitter Web Client ReplyRetweetFavorite