• Armed Conflict Survey

    Chapter 4: Sub-Saharan Africa

    05 May 2016. 

    Central African Republic
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Ethiopia
    Nigeria (Boko Haram)
    Nigeria (Delta Region)
    Somalia
    South Sudan
    Sudan (Darfur)

  • The Military Balance

    Chapter 9: Sub-Saharan Africa

    09 February 2016.  External military support; Defence economics; Macroeconomics; Defence spending; Procurement
    South Africa: Funding and operational challenges; Foreign engagements; The SANDF; Army; Navy; Air force; Defence Review; Defence economics

  • Events

    Is ISIS making inroads in Sub-Saharan Africa?

    26 November 2015. 

    Webinar
    Virginia Comolli, IISS Research Fellow for Security and Development
    Thursday 26 November 2015, 11am GMT

  • IISS Voices

    Antônio Sampaio: Shifts in heroin trafficking highlight organised crime threats in East Africa

    09 July 2015. 

  • Armed Conflict Survey

    Chapter 4: Sub-Saharan Africa

    14 April 2015.  Central African Republic
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Ethiopia
    Nigeria (Delta Region)
    Nigeria (Ethno-religious Violence)
    Somalia
    South Sudan
    Sudan (Darfur)

  • The Military Balance

    Chapter 9: Sub-Saharan Africa

    19 February 2015.  The Ebola crisis; Defence economics;
    Kenya: Defence economics
    The Somali National Army: structural and operational developments; Operations and tactics; International training support

  • IISS Voices

    Hanna Ucko Neill: Burkina Faso - a warning for Africa’s strongmen

    14 November 2014.  Will a popular uprising in a relatively stable nation force other African leaders to rethink plans to extend their time in power?

  • ACD Insight

    Burkina Faso: a warning for Africa’s strongmen

    13 November 2014.  Will a popular uprising in a relatively stable nation force other African leaders to rethink plans to extend their time in power?

  • Events

    Where is South Sudan Heading?

    11 February 2014. 

    Key Address
    Dr Barnaba Marial Benjamin
    Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Government of South Sudan
    Discussant: James Copnall, Correspondent, Sudan and South Sudan, BBC
    Discussant: Thomas Mawan Muortat, South Sudanese Political Commentator
    Arundel House, London
    Tuesday 11 February 2014

  • The Military Balance

    Chapter 9: Sub-Saharan Africa

    05 February 2014. 

    Sub-Saharan Africa: The conflict in Mali; Continental security initiatives; Defence economics
    South Africa: Deployment lessons
    Nigeria: Moving beyond Joint Task Forces
    Ethiopia: Creating national armed forces; Defence Reform; Reform during operations; Defence economics

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