Aerial view of an African village, solar-powered well in the center


Analysis, comments and proposals on the supposed crisis continent of Africa: Above all, it is a continent of untapped opportunities, without which the global energy transition will not succeed and climate change cannot be stopped.

Africa Monitor

The Africa Monitor is a joint effort of the research center for International Development and the Kiel Institute's Africa Initiative, to build an interactive platform that tracks leading economic indicators for 55 African economies, and to provides economic analysis as well as analytical tools to monitor economic developments in Africa. The monitor consists of several building blocks accessible through the website.

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