Assessing the 2017 Somaliland Presidential Election
In May 2001, Somaliland’s citizens went to the polls to approve an interim constitution in a public referendum coordinated by the Government of Somaliland. The constitution called for multi... MORE >
Photo Exhibition: A Rift Valley Forum Meeting
On 3 April 2019, the Rift Valley Forum hosted an exhibition of photographs and testimonies from displaced people across the four Somali cities of Baidoa, Bosaaso, Hargeisa and Mogadishu.... MORE >
Conflict Economies on South Sudan’s Borders
Based on research in the area in December 2018, the event will help understanding of how local authorities manage militarised labour and food markets, and how local people navigate and... MORE >
Book Launch: Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics
On 23 January 2019, the Rift Valley Institute launched Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics: How the Internet Era is Transforming Kenya, a book that presents a unique contribution... MORE >
Are Remittances the Silver Bullet to Tackle Vulnerability in Somalia?
This event—part of the Rift Valley Institute’s work on ‘Remittances and Vulnerability in Somalia’, in partnership with the World Bank—explored the key features and the marked variations of... MORE >