We remain the largest market for fact-checking in West Africa. Research suggests that fact-checking does indeed correct perceptions among citizens, as well as discourage politicians from spreading false or misleading claims.
Centre For Democracy & Development
A Prime Catalyst and Facilitator for Strategic Analysis and Capacity Building for Sustainable Democracy and Development in West Africa
Our Dedicated Fact-Check Hub Works Extensively on Countering Misinformation and Fake News
From our Fellows to our team in the field, CDD Staff are at the Forefront of Providing Key Analysis on Democracy and Development in West Africa
Our goal is to serve as the ultimate catalyst in the transformation of the West African sub-continent into an integrated, economically vibrant and democratically governed community that assures holistic security to the population and is capable of permanent peaceful conflict management.
Election Analysis Centre
The Centre was put together by the CDD with support from the MacArthur Foundation and other partners. Data gathered shows the history of elections from 1999 to 2015 when the last general elections were heldCDD EAC