The Portuguese Institute of International Relations and Security (IPRIS) is a non-profit and independent NGO, based in Lisbon. IPRIS is dedicated to research on issues of International Relations, with particular interest regarding Portuguese foreign and defense policies
The IPRIS blog is available at http://ipris.blogs.sapo.pt/ with subscription links for those who wish to follow any of their series, which include a good deal of information on African politics. Series titles include: Portuguese Journal of International Affairs; IPRIS Policy Brief; IPRIS Viewpoints; IPRIS Occasional Papers; IPRIS Lusophone Countries Bulletin; IPRIS Maghreb Bulletin.
One example: Paulo Gorjão, “Portugal and Mali: An Unwelcome Minimalist Approach” IPRIS Viewpoints 116 (February 2013).