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West Africa's Democratic Tipping Point?

West Africa, home to about 362 million people, is on the path toward democratic consolidation. According to Freedom House, "Southern and West Africa have significantly improved their democratic governance." This trend has enhanced stability in the region.

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Municipal elections in Mali

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