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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
America’s lessons for African dictators

America’s lessons for African dictators

On Wednesday evening, the world watched the chaos that emerged from the Capitol building in Washington, DC, the legislative seat of the...

It is Time to Digitalize An Inclusive Nigeria’s Electoral System

It is Time to Digitalize An Inclusive Nigeria’s Electoral System

PRESS STATEMENT December 9, 2020 On December 9, 2020, the National Assembly Joint Committee, on the Independent National Electoral Commission...

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...

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