ACLED Regional and Country Reports provide detailed conflict profiles for selected African regions and countries in the dataset. Historical patterns of violence, regional dynamics and key actors are explored.

 

 

ACLED Country Report on Ethiopia

June 2017

Background to the socio-economic and political drivers of the November 2015 protests; review of the mobilising agents of protest; regional diffusion of protest and the escalation from non-violent contention to violent organised rebellion.

 


ACLED Country Report on South Sudan

July 2016

A renewed focus on South Sudan’s multiple active conflicts; geography of violence, agents of conflict and changing political geography of the state, including ethnic and regional representation in the South Sudanese national cabinet.

 


ACLED Country Report on Burundi

May 2016

Overview and direction of violence in the Burundi Crisis; violence against regime and opposition supporters; gender-based violence; and political and military agents of violence in Burundi.

 


ACLED Country Report on Central African RepublicCentral African Republic

January 2015

Séléka militia activity; civilian-targeted violence by Anti-Balaka; and the role of religion in Central African Republic

 


ACLED Regional Report on Mali

January 2015

Historical overview of violence in Mali; State violence and MNLA insurgency; and Islamist militancy in Northern Mali

 


ACLED Regional Report on Sudan and South Sudan

January 2015

Violence against civilians; conflict involving government and opposition forces; and ethnic and communal militia violence

 


ACLED Regional Report on North AfricaNorth Africa

April 2014

State repression and weakness; riots, protests and social unrest; and Islamist militancy

 


ACLED Country Report on KenyaKenya

December 2013

Militia activity; communal violence; Islamist violence; and Kenya’s restive Coast

 


ACLED Country Report on DR-CongoDR-Congo

December 2013

M23 in North and South Kivu; the LRA in northern DR-Congo; Mayi-Mayi violence; international intervention; and low-intensity conflict in Katanga and Orientale

 


ACLED Country Report on SomaliaSomalia

April 2013

Al Shabaab in South-Central Somalia; security threats in Mogadishu; emerging regimes in Central and South-Central Somalia; and communal violence in Northern Somalia

 


ACLED Country Report on NigeriaNigeria

April 2013

Violent Islamist militancy in North-Eastern Nigeria; communal violence in the North-Central region; growing urban unrest; and historical secessionist claims

 


ACLED Country Report on DR-CongoDR-Congo

September 2009

Key actors; events by region; and main conflict zones

 


ACLED Country Report on ChadChad

February 2009

Introduction and overview of violence in Chad; conflict patterns across time and space; and main conflict actors

 


ACLED Country Report on Central African RepublicCentral African Republic

February 2009

Introduction and overview of violence in Central African Republic; conflict patterns across time and space; and main conflict actors

 


ACLED Country Report on SomaliaSomalia

February 2009

Overview of political violence in Somalia; conflict patterns across space; and varying violent event types