DISPOSSESS - Evictions for Development? (FEATURE FILM)

What is the true cost of Lagos State's ambitious plan for development into a megacity? Who is really paying the price? This feature film uses performance art and people's voices to bring to light the plight of forced eviction victims in Lagos State. 


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Perspectives #01/2021: African Feminisms Across Generations

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Improving the Functionality of Primary Healthcare Centers in Nigeria

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Ajegunle-Ikorodu Community Resilience Action Plan

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Agenda for Sustainable Economic Transformation in Nigeria

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Debt Relief for Green and Inclusive Recovery


Specifically developed and designed for a young international audience, the digital book "Unpacked! Plastic, Waste, & Me" answers 70 questions about plastic in colorful infographics and six true stories. Book designer and author Gesine Grotrian and a team of experts from the Heinrich Böll Foundation together with an advisory board of young people from all over the world have created an exciting non-fiction book for young people aged 12 and over.

Mistakes Made and Lessons Learned: Lagos Government’s Response to COVID-19

After registering Nigeria's index case of COVID-19 at the end of February 2020, the commercial city of Lagos soon emerged as the country's coronavirus hotspot and went into a five week long lockdown at the end of March 2020. This photo story takes a look at government's response to the crisis from the perspective of low-income communities. 

Perspectives Africa

Perspectives is a publication series of the Africa offices of the Heinrich Böll Stiftung. The series provides a platform for experts from Africa to express their views about issues pertinent to the democratic and sustainable development agenda in the region.

The latest edition of Perspectives tackles questions of state capture, and how the concept can contribute to understanding and strengthening democracies across Africa. Our contributors also open the possibilities that emerge when “state capture” is released from particular institutional settings and national boundaries.