A Turbulent Run-up to Elections in Somalia

Somalia’s parliamentary and presidential elections are set to take place amidst a general climate of political tensions and violence. A constitutional crisis stoked by months of political deadlock between President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed ‘Farmaajo’ and the opposition threatens to escalate into a violent conflict pitting federal forces against state-based militias, as well as armed clans…

Analysis of Armed Conflicts in Africa

An introduction to conflict data analysis. By the end of the lesson, students will be able to: Understand different data types – spatial, temporal and descriptive Judge different data visualizations types Examine spatial patterns of conflict in African countries 383 downloads View File Download File ACLED_IntroLesson_Final.pdf – 842 KB

Discussion: Taliban 2017-2019

A critical discussion of data collection methods for the conflict in Afghanistan. By the end of the lesson, students will be able to: Understand different data types – spatial, temporal, and descriptive Critically analyze data sources 111 downloads View File Download File Taliban-2017_2019_final.pdf – 2 MB