Africa Portal

The Africa Portal is a research repository and an expert analysis hub, developed by SAIIA and the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI).

It offers open access to more than 10,000 policy briefs, discussion papers and reports on Africa’s current policy issues. This material is provided by a network of 95 think tanks and research institutes, most of them in Africa, who benefit from a wider dissemination of their research to a global community.

The portal hosts a digital commentary and analysis hub for think leaders across the continent and beyond to share their perspectives on current affairs and matters related to African development, economics and politics.

The project unfortunately came to a close in mid-2022. However, the existing research collection and editorial content remains available at

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