Chiefs, democracy and popular participation: the case of Lesotho

In this blog, Motlamelle Kapa tells us about the dangers of 'stakeholder participation' in relation to the creation of local government policy in Lesotho....

Gender quotas and women’s representation in African parliaments

In this blog, Dr Gretchen Bauer focuses in on gender quotas in Africa, and asks what the impact of increasing women in parliament has been....