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Compendium on Shrinking Democratic Space in SADC

Compendium on Shrinking Democratic Space in SADC

The SADC region is now emerging as one of the hotspots in the continent despite it witnessing transitions and change of leaders in the previous years. Though the region has seen a change of leaders in Botswana, Zambia, Angola, South Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Mozambique and recently Zimbabwe in the last quarter of 2017, democratic space has been shrinking as witnessed by the increase in human rights violations.
Shrinking of Democratic Space in SADC

Shrinking of Democratic Space in SADC

The SADC region is now emerging as one of the hotspots in the continent despite it witnessing transitions and change of leaders in the previous years. Though the region has seen a change of leaders in Botswana, Zambia, Angola, South Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Mozambique and recently Zimbabwe in the last quarter of 2017, democratic space has been shrinking as witnessed by the increase in human rights violations.