Policy briefs and reports

The Timbuktu Center provides in-depth, highly relevant policy papers and reports on the Sahel region of West Africa, with an emphasis on expanding conversations by integrating grassroots research and analysis with evidence-based policy solutions.



5 March 2022

DownloadI – Overview Over the past two decades, northern region of Mali has become one of the most challenging regions in the Sahel. The threat posed by violent extremist groups that espouse fundamentalist religious narratives has grown substantially across Africa. The northern regions of Mali were deeply affected by these challenges. There is a desire…