Maya Moseley is an Africa Research Manager with ACLED. Maya holds a MA in Migration and Refugee studies, with a focus on socio-economic dynamics surrounding internal displacement within host communities. Maya’s past experience includes work for a monitoring and evaluation consulting firm in East Africa, as well as NGO program management in Central Africa.

Regional Overview – Africa 4 June 2019

Major developments for the week of May 26th include assassinations of government figures carried out by al Shabaab in Somalia, a large IS-Boko Haram attack against an IDP convoy in Nigeria, several Allied Democratic Forces attacks against military positions in North Kivu, continued Group for Support of Islam and Muslims (JNIM) and/or Islamic State attacks against civilian areas in Burkina Faso, and ongoing election protests in Algeria.…