Cabo Ligado Weekly: 11-17 January 2021

Download Report By the Numbers: Cabo Delgado, October 2017-January 2021 Total number of organized violence events: 755 Total number of reported fatalities from organized violence: 2,533 Total number of reported fatalities from civilian targeting: 1,280 All ACLED data are available for download via the data export tool, and a…

Cabo Ligado Weekly: 4-10 January 2021

Download Report By the Numbers: Cabo Delgado, October 2017-January 2021 Total number of organized violence events: 752 Total number of reported fatalities from organized violence: 2,523 Total number of reported fatalities from civilian targeting: 1,274 All ACLED data are available for download via the data export tool, and a…

Research Hub: Europe

ACLED has expanded coverage to all of Europe, adding more than 28,000 political violence and demonstration events to the dataset. Access the latest data through our Data Export Tool and Curated Data Files, updated weekly.  Find new analysis and methodology resources below, as well as an interactive dashboard displaying all Europe data for January 2020-January 2021.…

CDT Spotlight: Demonstrations in Argentina

President Alberto Fernandez’s coronavirus response — and the subsequent economic fallout — has been a driving force behind rising anti-government demonstrations in Argentina. ACLED Research Analyst Adam Miller and South America Research Manager Bhavani Castro track the uptick in protest activity amid the pandemic. This infographic is part of our special CDT Spotlight series. © 2020…

Mali: Any End to the Storm?

Thus far, 2020 has been the deadliest year on record in Mali. A downward spiraling trend has been observed since 2016, following the spread of violence to central Mali amid the emergence of Katiba Macina. In 2017, Katiba Macina was subsumed by the creation of the Al Qaeda-affiliated Jama’at Nusrat al-Islam wal-Muslimin (JNIM), which gathered…

When Emerging Democracies Breed Violence: Sierra Leone 20 Years after the Civil War

This is a joint report produced by the Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project (ACLED) in partnership with Clingendael – the Netherlands Institute of International Relations and the West Africa Network for Peacebuilding-Sierra Leone (WANEP-SL). Download a PDF Introduction During the 1990s, Sierra Leone was a synonym for violence, with a major war ravaging…

Cabo Ligado Weekly: 7-13 December 2020

Download Report By the Numbers: Cabo Delgado, October 2017-December 2020 Total number of organized violence events: 721 Total number of reported fatalities from organized violence: 2,441 Total number of reported fatalities from civilian targeting: 1,237 All ACLED data are available for download via the data export tool, and a…