Books

Nic Cheeseman, Eloïse Bertrand, and Sa’eed Husaini, A Dictionary of African Politics, Oxford University Press, 2019.

Peer-reviewed articles and book chapters

Eloïse Bertrand and Samiratou Dipama, “Coups d’État et réactions populaires au Burkina Faso: l’échec de la consolidation démocratique?”, Politique Africaine, vol. 173, n°1, 2024, pp. 199-218, DOI: 10.3917/polaf.173.0199.

Eloïse Bertrand and Michael Mutyaba, “Opposition party institutionalization in authoritarian settings: The case of Uganda”, Commonwealth and Comparative Politics, 2024, DOI: 10.1080/14662043.2024.2349345 (Open Access).

Eloïse Bertrand, Tony Chafer, and Ed Stoddard, “(Dis)utilities of Force in a Postcolonial Context: Explaining the Strategic Failure of the French-led Intervention in Mali, Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding, 2023, DOI: 10.1080/17502977.2023.2278268 (Open Access).

Abdoul Karim Saidou and Eloïse Bertrand, “Security as a campaign issue: Programmatic mobilization in Burkina Faso’s 2020 elections”, Democratization, vol. 29, n°8, 2022, pp. 1436–1454, DOI: 10.1080/13510347.2022.2066652 (Open Access).

Eloïse Bertrand, “Nothing will be as before? The 2014 insurrection in Burkina Faso and its political impact” in Edalina Rodrigues Sanches (ed.), Popular Protest, Political Opportunities and Change in Africa, Routledge, 2022, pp. 73-90, DOI: 10.4324/9781003177371-5 (Open Access).

Eloïse Bertrand, “Opposition in a hybrid regime: The functions of opposition parties in Burkina Faso and Uganda”, African Affairs, vol. 120, n°481, October 2021, pp. 591-610, DOI: 10.1093/afraf/adab023 (Open Access).

Reports and working papers

Eloïse Bertrand, “Mobilisation, négotiation et transition au Burkina Faso”, United States Institute of Peace, Special Report n°491, August 2021.

Eloïse Bertrand, Grace Natabaalo, and Jamie Hitchen, “Connecting with Constituents? Parliamentary aspirants’ use of WhatsApp in Uganda’s 2021 ‘scientific’ election”, Westminster Foundation for Democracy, May 2021.

Eloïse Bertrand, “Mobilization, Negotiation and the Transition in Burkina Faso”, United States Institute of Peace, Special Report n°491, March 2021.

Susan Dodsworth, Eloïse Bertrand, and Jamie Hitchen, “Learning from Success: The Implementation of Election Observation Recommendations in Sub-Saharan Africa”, Westminster Foundation for Democracy, September 2020.

Eloïse Bertrand and Nic Cheeseman, “Understanding the G5: Governance, Development and Security in the Sahel”, OPEN Publications, Vol. 3, n° 2, Spring 2019.

Book reviews

Eloïse Bertrand, Democratic Struggle, Institutional Reform, and State Resilience in the African Sahel by Leonardo A. Villalón and Rahmane Idrissa (eds.)African Studies Quarterly 20: 1, January 2021, pp. 162-163.

Op-eds and blogs

Tony Chafer, Eloïse Bertrand, and Ed Stoddard, “France’s Strategic Failure in Mali: A Postcolonial Disutility of Force?”, RUSI, 7 February 2024.

Eloïse Bertrand, “Quel rôle pour l’opposition politique dans un régime « hybride » ?”, Afrique XXI, 7 January 2022.

Grace Natabaalo, Lulu Jemimah, Jamie Hitchen, and Eloïse Bertrand, “Short on Strategy: WhatsApp use in the Ugandan elections”Democracy in Africa, 11 January 2021.

Eloïse Bertrand, “Crises threaten trust in Burkina Faso’s Government”Oxford Analytica Daily Brief, 22 June 2020.

Eloïse Bertrand, “Polls in Peril: Burkina Faso’s 2020 elections”West Africa Insight 6: 6, January 2020.

Nic Cheeseman, Eloïse Bertrand, and Sa’eed Husaini, “New dictionary provides nuanced insights into the language of African politics”The Conversation, 14 March 2019.

Oana Burcu and Eloïse Bertrand, “Explaining China’s Latest Catch in Africa”The Diplomat, 16 January 2019.

Nina-Kathrin Wienkoop and Eloïse Bertrand, “Popular Resistance to Authoritarian Consolidation in Burkina Faso”, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 16 May 2018.

Gabrielle Lynch and Eloïse Bertrand, “Why Uganda’s political parties aren’t sitting pretty”The East African, 23 July 2016.

Eloïse Bertrand, “100 jours après : où en est le gouvernement de Roch Marc Christian Kaboré au Burkina Faso?”L’Afrique des Idées. 22 April 2016.

Eloïse Bertrand, “Elections au Burkina Faso : un exemple de transparence et d’efficacité”L’Afrique des Idées. 17 December 2015.

Eloïse Bertrand, “Elections au Burkina Faso : que doit-on en retenir?”L’Afrique des Idées. 3 December 2015.

Eloïse Bertrand, “How Burkina Faso ensured its freest and fairest elections ever”African Arguments. 2 December 2015.

Eloïse Bertrand, “From the street to the ballot box: Elections in Burkina Faso”Africa Research Institute. 27 November 2015

Eloïse Bertrand, “Popular resistance to the Burkina Faso coup: who, where and what next?”African Arguments. 21 September 2015.

Eloïse Bertrand, “Extension Discord: Will the military in Burkina Faso include the opposition in the interim government?”Africa in Fact n°29. December 2014 – January 2015.

Eloïse Bertrand, “Grey Areas: tensions between old and new land laws fuel conflict in Burkina Faso”Africa in Fact n°27. October 2014.