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Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 1 to 20 of 274
PREVIEW01.jpg.jpgAgricultural transformation in Ethiopia: state policy and smallholder farming
Book chapter, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Beyene, Atakilte and Published By London ; Uppsala: Zed Books ; Nordiska Afrikainstutet published in 2018 in English language
NAI Africa bridging.pdf.jpgAfrica bridging the digital divides
Book/Monograph, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Mohamed Nour, Samia Satti and Published By The Nordic Africa Institute published in 2017 in English language
NAI Debt aid and poverty.pdf.jpgDebt, aid and poverty in Mozambique: lessons learned from the Mozambican debt crisis
Book/Monograph, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Navarra, Cecilia; Udelsmann Rodrigues, Cristina; Udelsmann Rodrigues, Cristina and Published By The Nordic Africa Institute published in 2018 in English language
NAI Security without.pdf.jpgSecurity without sabre-rattling: counteracting increased militarisation in Africa
Book/Monograph, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Eriksson, Mikael and Published By The Nordic Africa Institute published in 2018 in English language
NAI Ethiopia in the UN.pdf.jpgEthiopia in the United Nations Security Council 2017-2018
Book/Monograph, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Atakilte Beyene; Adetula, Victor; Adetula, Victor and Published By The Nordic Africa Institute published in 2017 in English language
91-7106-513-X.jpg.jpgRe-thinking sexualities in Africa
Collection (editor); book; text, Created By Arnfred, Signe; Nordic Africa Institute and Published By Uppsala published in 2004
The volume brings together papers by African and Nordic/Scandinavian gender scholars and anthropologists, in attempts to investigate and critically discuss existing lines of thinking about sexuality in Africa, while at the same time creating space for alternative approaches. Issues of colonial and contemporary discourses on 'African sexuality' and on 'female genital mutilation' are being discussed, as well as issues of female agency and of feminists' engagement with HIV/AIDS. The volume contributes to contemporary efforts of re-thinking sexualities in the light&...
NAI Nigeria and the lake region.pdf.jpgNigeria and the Lake Chad Region beyond Boko Haram
Book/Monograph, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Angerbrandt, Henrik and Published By The Nordic Africa Institute published in 2017 in English language
NAI Warlord democrats.pdf.jpgWarlord democrats in Africa: ex-military leaders and electoral politics
Book/Monograph, Created By The Nordic Africa Institute; Themnér, Anders and Published By The Nordic Africa Institute published in 2017 in English language
NAI Private Security.pdf.jpgPrivate security in Africa: from the global assemblage to the everyday
Book/Monograph, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Utas, Mats; Higate, Paul; Higate, Paul and Published By The Nordic African Institute published in 2017 in English language
Violence-in-African-Elections.jpg.jpgViolence in African elections : between democracy and Big Man politics
Book/Monograph, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Kovacs, Mimmi Söderberg; Bjarnesen, Jesper; Kovacs, Mimmi Söderberg; Bjarnesen, Jesper; Nordiska Afrikainstitutet and Published By Nordiska Afrikainstitutet , Zed Book Publisher in English language
Africa bridging the digital divides
Report; report; text, Created By Nordic Africa Institute Created By Mohamed Nour, Samia Satti and Published By Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Research Unit; Department of Economics, Faculty of Economic and Social Studies, University of Khartoum; Uppsala published in 2017
Africa’s leapfrogging information and communication technology development is fueled by mobile broadband. The number of mobile-broadband subscriptions on the continent has increased more than 15 times over the past six years, a growth rate that is three times the global average. However, there are also worrying trends, such as a growing digital divide between men and women, and between urban and rural areas.
NAI The role of the international.pdf.jpgThe Role of the International Community in the Eritrean Refugee Crisis
Article, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Redie Bereketeab and Published By The Nordic Africa Institute published in 2017 in English language
Water Finance Innovations.pdf.jpgINNOVATIVE WATER FINANCE IN AFRICA: A Guide for Water Managers
Book/Monograph, Created By Nordic Africa Institute; Beyene, Ngonzo Luwesi, Cush Atakilte and Published By Nordiska Afrikainstitutet published in 2018 in English language
Africa's urban future : conference report, Helsinki 12 May 2017
Conference proceedings (editor); conferenceObject; text, Created By Mususa, Patience; Udelsmann Rodrigues, Cristina; Nordic Africa Institute and Published By Uppsala published in 2017
The Writer in Modern Africa : African - Scandinavian Writers´Conference, Stockholm 1967
Conference proceedings (editor); conferenceObject; text, Created By Wästberg, Per; Nordic Africa Institute and Published By Uppsala published in 1968
Twenty-four African writers and about as many writers and critics from Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland were invited to an African-Scandinavian Writers' Conference arranged by the Scandinavian Institute of African Studies, the Swedish Institute for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries and the Councl for Swedish Information Abroad. The Conference was held at Hässelby Castle outside Stockholm in February 1967. This volumne presents some of the papers read to the conference and parts of the discussion, which reflect the dominant theme of the proceedings: the ...
The migration experience in Africa
Collection (editor); book; text, Created By Baker, Jonathan; Aina, Tade Akin; Nordic Africa Institute and Published By Uppsala published in 1995
In this book different authors investigates the range of the migration experience in Africa. Because of the variety and complexity of the reasons which surround and underpin why African populations are so mobile, this volume adopts an eclectic approach which illustrates the diversity of theoretical positions, as well as methodological and analytical trends. Examples of the great breadth and richness of empirical insights into human migrations in the contemporary african context are also given.; CONTENTS: Introduction / Tade Akin Aina & Jonathan Baker -- PART&...
National identity and democracy in Africa
Conference proceedings (editor); conferenceObject; text, Created By Palmberg, Mai; Nordic Africa Institute and Published By Uppsala published in 1999
"This is not a contribution to nation-building. I hope it helps disrupt nation-building". These words by film-maker Zackie Ahmat gave a kick-start to the discussions at the international conference on "National Identity and Democracy" held at the University of the Western Cape 14-18 March 1997, and they also introduce the theme for the book with some of the best contributions to the conference. Ahmat's understanding of "nation-building" was the kind of cultural homogenisation ordered from above which has been the rule in many parts o...
Criticism and ideology
Conference proceedings (editor); conferenceObject; text, Created By Holst Petersen, Kirsten; Nordic Africa Institute and Published By Uppsala published in 1988
This book contains contributions from African writers who discuss current issues in African literature, such as the role of the writer in society, the writers commitment to society or to the craft, a new woman's voice in literature, and recent South African literature, superseding the protest tradition.; CONTENTS: Introduction / Kirsten Holst Petersen -- The Writer in Modern Africa / Per Wästberg -- Ethics, Ideology and the Critic / Wole Soyinka -- From the dicussion -- The Languages of Our Dreams or the Dreams of Our Languages /...
Being and becoming Oromo : historical and anthropological enquiries
Collection (editor); book; text, Created By Hultin, Jan; Triulzi, Alessandro; Baxter, Paul Trevor William; Nordic Africa Institute and Published By Uppsala published in 1996
The Oromo are one of the most numerous peoples of Africa but general recognition of their distinctive culture and identity is comparatively recent. These essays, through an examination of the Oromo experience, seek to explain why recognition took so long and to analyse some aspects of the Oromo culture.; CONTENTS: Introduction / P.T.W. Baxter, Jan Hultin and Alessandro Triulzi -- Hawani´s story / Hawani Debella & Aneesa Kassam -- The Development of Oromo Political Consciousness from 1958 to 1994 / Herbert S. Lewis -- The Survival and ...
The Sahel crisis and the need for international support
Book; book; text, Created By Nordic Africa Institute Created By Bøås, Morten and Published By Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI), Oslo, Norway; Uppsala published in 2019
The crisis in the Sahel is serious and multidimensional, and if it continues unabated it could have consequences far beyond the region. As the states of the region are too poor and weak to deal with this on their own, international support is needed. It is therefore a positive sign that the region of Sahel is higher on the international agenda than it has ever been. The challenge, however, is that current international approaches and interventions in the Sahel are more in line with short-term external priorities, such as stopping irregul...
Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 1 to 20 of 274