Africa Turn

Chinese State Owned Enterprises in West Africa: Triple-embedded globalization  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 10, 2018
Chinese State Owned Enterprises in West Africa: Triple-embedded globalization

Katy Ngan Ting Lam, "Chinese State Owned Enterprises in West Africa: Triple-embedded globalization"
2016 | ISBN-10: 1138640425 | 184 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Re-Visioning Education in Africa: Ubuntu-Inspired Education for Humanity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Jan. 28, 2018
Re-Visioning Education in Africa: Ubuntu-Inspired Education for Humanity

Re-Visioning Education in Africa: Ubuntu-Inspired Education for Humanity by Emefa J. Takyi-Amoako
English | 15 Mar. 2018 | ISBN: 3319700421 | 257 Pages | PDF | 2.55 MB

This book presents the case for a conceptual and pragmatic revolution of Africa’s formal educational systems. Using the context of Ubuntu-inspired education, the authors explore innovative ways to tackle the challenges

Amanaz - Africa (1975)  Music

Posted by aasana at Jan. 5, 2018
Amanaz - Africa (1975)

Amanaz - Africa (1975)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks)+cue+log+m3u & front cover | 44:49 min | 264 MB
Psychedelic Rock, Acid Rock | Label: Shadoks Music

In the early '70s, the Southern African nation of Zambia was mired in political instability and dire poverty with little if any outside assistance, so the mere fact that the country had a rock music scene is remarkable, let alone that any recordings have survived of Zambian rock bands of the era.

Drum East Africa - October 2017  Magazines

Posted by Pulitzer at Oct. 16, 2017
Drum East Africa  - October 2017

Drum East Africa - October 2017
English | 56 pages | True PDF | 12.9 MB

People South Africa - February 21, 2018  Magazines

Posted by Shor at Feb. 21, 2018
People South Africa - February 21, 2018

People South Africa - February 21, 2018
English | 84 pages | True PDF | 65.8 MB

Mining in Africa: Are Local Communities Better Off? (Africa Development Forum)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 21, 2018
Mining in Africa: Are Local Communities Better Off? (Africa Development Forum)

Mining in Africa: Are Local Communities Better Off? (Africa Development Forum) by Punam Chuhan-Pole
English | Feb. 16, 2017 | ISBN: 1464808198 | 215 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Africa s resource boom has lifted growth throughout the region, but it has been less successful in improving citizen s well-being and livelihoods. People living in Africa s resource-rich countries are 3 percent less literate, have shorter life expectancy by 4.5 years, and have higher rates of malnutrition among women and children. This slow pace of poverty reduction is frequently attributed to economic growth that is led by natural resources the so-called natural resource curse. Going beyond the aggregate impact, do communities living close to mining centers suffer from a resource curse as well?
Independent Power Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons From Five Key Countries (Directions in Development)

Independent Power Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons From Five Key Countries (Directions in Development) by Anton Eberhard
English | Apr. 18, 2016 | ISBN: 1464808007 | 385 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Inadequate electricity services pose a major impediment to reducing extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity in Sub-Saharan Africa. Simply put, Africa does not have enough power. Despite the abundant low-carbon and low-cost energy resources available to Sub-Saharan Africa, the region s entire installed electricity capacity, at a little over 80 gigawatts (GW), is equivalent to that of the Republic of Korea.
The Maritime Turn in EU Foreign and Security Policies: Aims, Actors and Mechanisms of Integration [Repost]

The Maritime Turn in EU Foreign and Security Policies: Aims, Actors and Mechanisms of Integration by Marianne Riddervold
English | 6 Feb. 2018 | ISBN: 3319665979 | 250 Pages | PDF | 2.23 MB
Digital Activism in the Social Media Era: Critical Reflections on Emerging Trends in Sub-Saharan Africa (Repost)

Bruce Mutsvairo, "Digital Activism in the Social Media Era: Critical Reflections on Emerging Trends in Sub-Saharan Africa"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319409484 | PDF | pages: 341 | 11.4 mb
Development Aid and Sustainable Economic Growth in Africa: The Limits of Western and Chinese Engagements (Repost)

Simone Raudino, "Development Aid and Sustainable Economic Growth in Africa: The Limits of Western and Chinese Engagements"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319389351 | PDF | pages: 289 | 2.7 mb