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WHAT WE HAVE AT THE MOMENT
WHAT WE HAVE AT THE MOMENT

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ECOWAS & the Dynamics of Conflict and Peacebuilding  
Unpacking Falsehoods: COVID-19 and responses in Kano State
Driving Disinformation And The New Media Landscape in Nigeria

"The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) was established in the United Kingdom in 1997 as an independent, not-for-profit, research training, advocacy and capacity building organisation. The purpose was to mobilise global opinion and resources for democratic development and provide an independent space to reflect critically on the challenges posed to the democratisation and development processes in West Africa"
Idayat Hassan
Director, Centre for Democracy and Development
CDD Election Statement Burkina Faso

CDD Election Statement Burkina Faso

Political Context With Burkina Faso set to hold presidential elections on 22 November 2020, there are fears of the widespread...

Tackling COVID-19: The Need for a Nigerian Response

Tackling COVID-19: The Need for a Nigerian Response

The coronavirus is a human tragedy that is now affecting over a million people around the globe. The World Health...

How Nigeria can address farmers’, herders’ conflict – CDD

How Nigeria can address farmers’, herders’ conflict – CDD

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) on Thursday, November 19, in Abuja, suggested that the farmers/ herders’ conflict in...

Tackling COVID-19: Finding West Africa’s Path

Tackling COVID-19: Finding West Africa’s Path

Introduction The days when COVID 19 was only a distant threat to West African countries are over. It is now...

NEWSLETTER FOR THE WEEK ENDING NOVEMBER 15, 2020

NEWSLETTER FOR THE WEEK ENDING NOVEMBER 15, 2020

CDD Disinformation Weekly takes a closer look at the spread of fake news. The Centre continued to sort fiction from...

Ce Numéro: Élections en péril ? Élections de 2020 en Afrique de l’Ouest Élections en Péril ?

Ce Numéro: Élections en péril ? Élections de 2020 en Afrique de l’Ouest Élections en Péril ?

Au cours du dernier trimestre 2020, cinq des quinze pays membres de la Communauté économique des États de l’Afrique de...

CDD Trains 24 Members of Africa Young Female Advisers Initiative on Social Media for Good Governance

CDD Trains 24 Members of Africa Young Female Advisers Initiative on Social Media for Good Governance

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) on Thursday, November 12, trained 24 members of the Africa Young Female Advisers...

Expression of Interest: Provision of A Web Portal Development and Design Services

Expression of Interest: Provision of A Web Portal Development and Design Services

BACKGROUND INFORMATION The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD-West Africa) is an independent, not-for-profit, research, training, advocacy, and capacity building...

Escalation of Threats Against Human Rights Activists Putting Nigeria In Negative Global Spotlight

Escalation of Threats Against Human Rights Activists Putting Nigeria In Negative Global Spotlight

PRESS STATEMENT November 10, 2020 The undersigned coalition of Civil Society Organisations working to promote democracy, human rights and accountable...

#EndSARS Protest: Finding a Pathway to Sustainable Peace and Development

#EndSARS Protest: Finding a Pathway to Sustainable Peace and Development

Released October 26, 2020 As we continue to condemn the use of ‘live bullets’ on unarmed protesters at the Lekki...

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