Monitoring of regional Stability in the Sahel region and in West Africa – January to March 2016

This quarterly monitoring, published by GRIP since 2011 is part of a project named “Contributing to improve human security, conflict prevention and strengthening the rule of law in Sub-Saharan countries” funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
It aims to monitor the security situation in West Africa with a focus on Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea, Mali, Niger and Senegal. It examines in particular broad internal security issues, regional tensions, and cross-border crime and trafficking.
Crédit photo : Manifestation "contre la peur" sur la plage de Grand-Bassam en Côte d'Ivoire (source : Licence creative commons)