South Africa has no dedicated oversight and accountability mechanism to scrutinise the country's prosecutors. The paper reviews such mechanisms elsewhere and explores their relevance to the South African context. Read more
This study offers new perspectives on challenges of conflict and governance in West Africa and the Sahel by focusing on local communities' perceptions of illicit trafficking and organised crime. Read more
Stephanie Wolters speaks about the recent bombings in Nigeria, the attack on a Belgian park director in the DRC and Algeria's elections. / Discussion avec Stephanie Wolters sur la situation au Nigeria; l'attaque contre le directeur du Parc de Virunga et les élections en Algérie. Read more
This premier event brings together researchers, academics, policy makers, and practitioners with an interest in criminology and related disciplines. Read more
The ISS is an African organisation which aims to enhance human security by providing independent and authoritative research, expert policy analysis and advice, and training and technical assistance. Read more...