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The United States in Africa : A Policy of Destabilization to Restabilization ?

The United States in Africa: A Policy of Destabilization to Restabilization? (Les Etats-Unis en Afrique: Une politique de Déstabilisation et de restabilisation?) In Corporate Africa, Issue 55, Vol. 1. Number 888, 2012, pp.20-23 Dr Yves Ekoué AMAÏZO, Ph. D, MBA. Director Afrology/Afrocentricity Think Tank

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An Alternative African Developmentalism : A Critique of Zero-sum Games and Palliative Economics

Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa

Conseil pour le développement de la recherche en sciences sociales en Afrique

Revue Africa Development

Volume 37, No. 4, 2012 – Special Issue by Lansana Keita Adresse: http://www.codesria.org/spip.php?article1726&lang=en

Contributions du Dr Yves Ekoué Amaïzo : 

Télécharger : Africa-Development-Volume-37-No4-2012-Amaizo.pdf (251KB)

CFA Franc Zone

Franc Zone, CFA Franc and Monetary Cooperation : African Francophone countries versus France

5 October 2012

Interview during the France 24 TV News– 5th October 2012 – 09:15 P.M.

This Friday, 5 October 2012, France and 15 African countries, members of Franc zone (Central Africa region in 1972, West Africa region in 1973 with Comoros) are celebrating the 40th anniversary of their monetary cooperation with France. Did anything change? For whom?

1.    The Creation of the CFA Franc Area: 67th or 159th birthday

This Friday, 5 October 2012, France and 15 African countries, members of Franc zone (Central Africa region in 1972, West Africa region in 1973 with Comoros) are celebrating the Plus >

Pr-Pierre-Akindes

Côte d’Ivoire : State-driven Poverty Reduction in a Context of Crisis

Navigating Between MDG Constraints and Debt Relief

NCCR North-South Dialogue No. 46 Francis Akindès

In 2000 the Ivorian government committed to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). But prior to engaging in this process, in 1997 the government had already determined strategic areas for combating poverty according to the approach and process needed for preparing its Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP). This was done within the perspective of the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) initiative. Already within the framework of the HIPC initiative, the possibility of a partial Plus >

There was criticism over the level of involvement in the Ivory Coast crisis after the African Union recognised Alassane Ouattara as the legitimate winner of the country's elections.

The AU : Transforming Sovereignty into Integration

As the 17th African Union Summit takes place, the AU is moving towards cautious interventionism. ARTICLE | 27 JUNE 2011 – 1:00PM | BY LIRIM AZEMI

There was criticism over the level of involvement in the Ivory Coast crisis after the African Union recognised Alassane Ouattara as the legitimate winner of the country's elections.

African Union (AU) summits are essential to the organisation’s institutional process, and as such, offer an opportunity to understand the positions of African leaders on the continent’s pressing issues. January’s summit in Addis Ababa, the AU’s headquarters, took place Plus >

Strategies Against Poverty - Designs from the North and alternatives from the South

Strategies against Poverty : Designs from the North and Alternatives from the South

Edited by Alicia Puyana Mutis and  Samwel Ong´wen Okuro.  Colección CLACSO-CROP. ISBN 978-987-1543-63-2 CLACSO. Buenos Aires. June 2011

This book presents the contributions of African and Latin American experts on economic development to the seminar “Strategies against poverty: Designs from the North and Alternatives from the South” organized by the Conferencia Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales, CLACSO, CROP and the South- South Exchange Programme for Research on the History of development, SEPHIS.

The purpose of the seminar was to open space for debate, from a historical perspective, Plus >

rapport2

Africa’s strategy after Neoliberalism

25 November 2010 – Voksenaasen – Oslo – Norway

Organized by The Other Canon Foundation in cooperation with Res Publica and The Dag Hammarskjöld Program Networkers SouthNorth

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Nanotechnology and Microelectronics

Technology Resilience and Diffusion : Capability Formation Dilemma in Non-Agile Economies

Chapter 6 : Technology Resilience and Diffusion Pages : 101-128 pp. Author : Yves Ekoué Amaizo (Afrology Think Tank, Austria)

Source Title : Nanotechnology and Microelectronics: Global Diffusion, Economics and Policy Source Author(s)/Editor(s) : Ndubuisi Ekekwe (Johns Hopkins University, USA) Copyright: 2010

DOI: 10.4018/978-1-61692-006-7.ch006 ISBN13: 9781616920067

ISBN10: 1616920068 | EISBN13: 9781616920074

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neoliberalism

Towards New Developmentalism : Market as Means rather than Master

Edited by Shahrukh Rafi Khan and Jens Christiansen Publisher : Routledge (http://www.routledgeeconomics.com/books/Towards-New-Developmentalism-isbn9780415779845) $US 145 NEW BOOK (available as of 1st August 2010) About the Book

Neo-liberalism has dominated academic debates and policy choices concerning economic development since the early 1980s. Although this approach has been vigorously critiqued from different perspectives, these critiques have not coalesced into a recognizable alternative in the development economics literature. The main objective of this book is to formulate and name an Plus >

attention

Attention Mr Jabulani Sikhakhane

As a comment to : Refreshingly straight talk cuts through waffle» by Mr Jabulani Sikhakhane, Editor-in-chief of Destiny Man and a freelance writer, Email : mabheki65@mweb.co.za

Dear Mr. Sikhakhane

Thanks for your analysis, but a large part of it is not correct and fails to raise the strategic and fundamental issue of economic alternative for Africa.

As the lead consultant for CoDa (just recruited 4 weeks before the meeting took place), I was asked to prepare a paper and to speak 30-35 mn and spoke 42 mn. The 20 mn you referred to seems to be a last minute arbitrary decision (on the program) Plus >

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