Research Reports

The Anglophone Crisis in Cameroon and the Imperative of the Cohabitation Pact Building Peace from the “Great National Dialogue”?
April 22, 2021

The Anglophone Crisis in Cameroon and the Imperative of the Cohabitation Pact Building Peace from the “Great National Dialogue”?

This paper intends to analyse the underpinnings of the Grand National Dialogue as a strategic and operational framework for the …

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Liberia
March 30, 2021

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Liberia

This research report assesses the impact of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic on Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Liberia. The …

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in The Gambia
March 30, 2021

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in The Gambia

The pandemic affected the funding of Gambian CSOs in many ways with 44% reporting delayed or reduced funding from donors. …

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Sierra Leone
March 30, 2021

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Sierra Leone

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has plagued Sierra Leone since March 2020. Since the first reported case on 31 March 2020, …

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Cameroon
March 30, 2021

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Cameroon

The COVID-19 pandemic and its spread in Cameroon poses a significant threat to the population and diverse sectors of society. …

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Ghana
March 30, 2021

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Ghana

The research findings show that the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on CSOs in Ghana has been dramatic in the …

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Nigeria
March 30, 2021

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Civil Society Organisations in Nigeria

The outbreak and protraction of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), now a global pandemic, has crippled the activities of many civil …

Fostering Equitable North-South civil society partnerships: Voices from the South
February 23, 2021

Fostering Equitable North-South civil society partnerships: Voices from the South

The following key findings were obtained from perspectives shared by 609 civil society organisations between 5 August and 30 November …

Rapid Assessment of the legal Environment for Civil Society including Philanthropic organisations in Ghana
February 15, 2021

Rapid Assessment of the legal Environment for Civil Society including Philanthropic organisations in Ghana

In spite of the crucial role played by CSOs and philanthropy, and the fact that freedom of association, expression and …

Local Giving During COVID-19 in Ghana: Uncovering the Potential of Domestic Resource Mobilisation in Ghana
January 13, 2021

Local Giving During COVID-19 in Ghana: Uncovering the Potential of Domestic Resource Mobilisation in Ghana

In Ghana, the first cases of COVID-19 were recorded on 27 March 2020 and by 26 October 2020, the country …