Many repressive laws have been repealed – but progress is slow.
Granting top officials immunity from prosecution is likely to restrict Western donor support.
Listeners call in to local radio stations after series on women’s rights starts airing.
Recent thaw in relations between Khartoum and South Sudan could be reversed without rapid territorial solution for contested region.
Protest participants “aware, angry and hungry”, but formal attempts at consolidate leadership fail to add momentum.
President under increasing pressure as student protests gather pace, but opposition forces still lack coherence.
Budget constraints and poor security on the ground reduce opportunities to engage with refugees and war victims in Chad.
Despite peace agreement and UN backing, many say it is not yet safe to go home.
Region is struggling to address numerous social and health crisis, and goading rebel group into retaliation could be disastrous.
Concerns about unfair targeting of young people from western region.