The Africa Border Monitor is run and maintained by Lance Hadley, a Ph.D candidate at the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs. His research focuses on geospatial determinants of violence and conflict in periphery regions.
Border closure data in Africa is available for the time period of Sept 2013 – Dec 2015. Fill out the form below for the data to be emailed to you.
More recent data is being compiled. For more information, questions, or to express general interest, please contact Lance and he’d be happy to discuss.
When using this data please cite Hadley, Lance. 2015. “Open and Closed Borders in Africa Sept 2013 – Dec 2015.” Africa Border Monitor.