26 Jan 2015
Effective SALW Control in Kenya: Community-Driven Approaches
Author: James Ndung'u
This paper discusses the proliferation and misuse of small arms and light weapons (SALW) in Kenya as well as how to improve the control of such weapons in the country.
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The Role of Food Banks in Food Security in Uganda
Author: Joseph Watuleke
Nordic Africa Institute (NAI)
This study examines the role food banks play in food security, sustainable livelihoods and building resilience to climate change among smallholder farmers in Uganda.
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Africa Spectrum, Vol 50, No 1
Author: Maggie Dwyer, Astrid Bochow, Jannik Schritt, Aghogho Akpome, Nandini Patel, Michael Wahman, Dieter Neubert, Laurence Marfaing, Salih O Nur, Carole Ammann, Sebastian Elischer, Ian Taylor, Reinhart Kossler, Johannes Plageman
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies /
Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation /
Hamburg University Press
This issue of Africa Spectrum includes articles on 1) the trends and tactics employed in mutinies in West and Central Africa from 1960 to 2012; 2) the commodification of health in Botswana’s political arena during the country's HIV pandemic; 3) the J...
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Perspectives on Politics, Production and Public Administration in Africa
Author: David Booth, Göran Hydén, Ole Winckler Andersen, Henrik Hansen, Neil Webster, Per Tidemand, Joseph Semboja, Nils Boesen, Jan Kees Van Donge, Lars Engberg-Pedersen, Odd-Helge Fjeldstad, Mick Moore, Deborah Brautigam, Anne Mette Kjær, Renata Serra, Lars Buur, Rasmus Hundsbæk Pedersen, Lindsay Whitfield, Brian Van Arkadie
Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)
This book looks at politics in Africa and how it shapes development on the continent, specifically referring to foreign aid, local government, public administration, taxation, agriculture and political systems.
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