Journal published by the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa. Current and previous issues are available in full text.
Africa Development Indicators
World Bank statistical database with over 1600 indicators for 53 African countries.
A collection of open source documents, books and journals covering policy-related topics. A project of the Africa Initiative.
Africa Progress Panel
Chaired by Kofi Annan, the Panel focuses on research and policy. Online publications include policy briefs and the annual Africa Progress Report.
Africa Research Institute
Founded in 2007, this organization publishes research papers on political and economic issues.
African Development Bank Group
Economic information for individual countries and the region, project profiles, and documents.
African Economic Research Consortium
A nonprofit research organization based in Kenya. Links to research papers.
African Population Studies
Published by Union for African Population Studies, this open access journal is published semi-annually.
A joint research project of the Institute for Democracy in South Africa, Center for Democratic Development (Ghana) and Michigan State University Department of Political Science. Full text of briefing and working papers are available in PDF format.
A data platform with infographics covering agriculture, climate, health and poverty in the African region.
Economic Commission for Africa
The UN agency which focuses on economic issues in the region. News, documents, and publications are available through this website.
Journal of African Studies and Development
This open source peer-reviewed journal is published monthly.
The New Partnership for African Development is an African organization which focuses on socioeconomic development in the region. Documents and project reports are published on the website.