ACLED http://www.acleddata.com ACLED Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:38:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 Trend 1: Rates of Violence in 2016 http://www.acleddata.com/trend-1-rates-of-violence-in-2016/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:06:45 +0000 http://www.acleddata.com/?p=4778

Recent scholarly work suggests a decline in violence rates generally but these conclusions are quickly being challenged. Recent predictions suggest that interstate, national and

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Trend 4: Trends in Violence by Country in 2016 http://www.acleddata.com/trend-4-trends-in-violence-by-country-in-2016/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:06:43 +0000 http://www.acleddata.com/?p=4787 Somalia, Sudan, Burundi, South Sudan, Nigeria and Libya are the most violent (see Figure 1) states and Somalia, Nigeria, Sudan, South Sudan, Libya and Ethiopia …

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Trend 3: Violence Against Civilians in 2016 http://www.acleddata.com/trend-3-violence-against-civilians-in-2016/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:06:40 +0000 http://www.acleddata.com/?p=4784 Whilst the rate of violence against civilians increased for the second year in a row last year (from approximately 42% of all organized armed conflict …

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Trend 2: Agents of Violence in 2016 http://www.acleddata.com/trend-2-agents-of-violence-in-2016/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:06:01 +0000 http://www.acleddata.com/?p=4780 In the past two decades, the primary perpetrators of organized, armed political violence on the African continent changed[1]. Organized armed conflict in …

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Trend 5: Violent Conflict Actors in Africa in 2016 http://www.acleddata.com/trend-5-violent-conflict-actors-in-africa-in-2016/ Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:04:43 +0000 http://www.acleddata.com/?p=4789 The most active and deadliest conflict actors can be categorized into two camps. Somalia continues to be home to the three most active conflict actors …

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Trend 5: Violent Conflict Actors in Africa in 2015 http://www.acleddata.com/violent-conflict-actors-in-africa-in-2015/ Sat, 19 Jan 2013 16:02:28 +0000 http://www.acleddata.com/?p=1128 The most active and deadliest conflict actors can be categorized into two camps. Somalia is home to the 3 most active conflict actors in Africa: …

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Trend 4: Trends in Violence by Country in 2015 http://www.acleddata.com/trends-in-violence-by-country-in-2015/ Sat, 19 Jan 2013 15:47:02 +0000 http://www.acleddata.com/?p=1119 Somalia, Sudan, Libya, Nigeria, Egypt, and South Sudan are the most violent (see Figure 1) and deadliest states (see Figure 2) across Africa, at present.…

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Trend 3: Violence Against Civilians in 2015 http://www.acleddata.com/violence-against-civilians-in-2015/ Sat, 19 Jan 2013 15:26:55 +0000 http://www.acleddata.com/?p=1106 While the rate of violence against civilians decreased last year (from approximately 42% of all organized armed conflict in 2014 to 40% of events in …

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Trend 2: Agents of Violence in 2015 http://www.acleddata.com/agents-of-violence-in-2015/ Thu, 31 May 2012 22:01:59 +0000 http://www.acleddata.com/?p=718 Over the past 18 years, there have been distinct changes in the main perpetrators of organized armed political violence on the African continent.[1] Reports …

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Trend 1: Rates of Violence in 2015 http://www.acleddata.com/rates-of-violence-in-2015/ Wed, 18 Apr 2012 19:28:49 +0000 http://www.acled.webziters.com/?p=440 Is political violence in Africa increasing or decreasing?  Recent scholarly work suggests a decline in violence rates generally; such conclusions are driven by the …

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