ABSTRACT

Many new development initiatives have been introduced in Africa over the past few decades. Each of these has been heralded as marking a new era in the continent‘s development. However, many of these initiatives have failed to produce sustained results due to numerous challenges, including, most importantly, the lack of good governance. The Africa P

chapter 1|20 pages

Achieving Sustainable Development in Africa: A Governance Perspective

ByLOUIS A. PICARD, MACRINA C. LELEI

chapter 2|24 pages

Human Development and the Millennium Development Goals: Donors, Aid, and Sustainability

ByCHRIS BELASCO, TERRY F. BUSS, LOUIS A. PICARD

chapter 3|26 pages

Aid, Institutions, and Human Development

ByCHRIS BELASCO, TERRY F. BUSS, LOUIS A. PICARD

chapter 5|18 pages

How U.S. Africa Command Conducts Assessments

ByN. CLARK CAPSHAW AND JEFFREY W. BASSICHIS

chapter 8|18 pages

Toward Environmental Sustainability: The Case of the Torgorme Irrigation Project in Ghana

ByJOSEPH K. ADJAYE, KWESI KORBOE

chapter 10|20 pages

Identity Politics, Governance, and Development in Africa

ByJOHN F. CLARK

chapter 12|22 pages

Determinants of Subjective Well-Being in Ghana: An Exploratory Micro-Level Study

ByISAAC ADDAI, CHRIS OPOKU-AGYEMAN, AND SARAH KAFUI AMANFU

chapter 14|20 pages

Violence, Development, and Democracy in South Africa

ByELKE ZUERN

chapter 15|28 pages

Evaluating Governance Programs: Donors and Political Parties in Morocco

ByBARRY AMES, LOUIS A. PICARD, MIGUEL CARRERAS

chapter 17|10 pages

Governance and Development in Africa

ByTAYLOR B. SEYBOLT