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Development in Africa

L. P. Green

Development in Africa

a study in regional analysis with special reference to southern Africa

by L. P. Green

  • 396 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Witwatersrand University Press in Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • South Africa -- Economic conditions.,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Statementby L.P. Green and T.J.D. Fair.
      ContributionsFair, T. J. D. jt. auth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC517.S7 G7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination203 p.
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5867279M
      LC Control Number62051965
      OCLC/WorldCa351501

      Africa in the s: A period of state-ownership, economic growth and hope In , Ghana under the leadership of Kwame Nkrumah, led the way and mobilised the people to free Africa from imperialist greed. Immediately after independence, the development strategies in Africa had one goal – human development. This was to beFile Size: 38KB. Statistics: Key statistics from Economic Development in Africa Report Migration benefits both origin and destination countries across Africa. The report argues that African migration can play a key role in the structural transformation of the continent’s economies.

      iii ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The Economic Development in Africa Report Debt Dynamics and Development Finance in Africa, was prepared by a team of UNCTAD contributors, headed by Junior Roy Davis, and composed of the following people: Bineswaree Bolaky, Ange Bella Ndayisenga, Laura Páez and Claudia Size: 1MB. Social Welfare and Social Development discusses social welfare practice in global and regional context. It addresses issues of poverty, unemployment and populations at risk within South Africa and.

        At a time when the prominence and participation of African women in development and sociopolitical debates is growing, this book's exploration of their lived experiences and narrative contribution will be of interest to students of African literature, gender studies, development, history, and Cited by: 5. Some African countries are pursuing policies to develop links with Africans abroad, either to encourage them to return or to use their skills, knowledge, or financial capital to foster African development. The book discusses concrete examples of diaspora initiatives that are being implemented in Africa.


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