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【Book Publication】ASC-TUFS Working Papers 2019 "Challenges of Development and Natural Resource Governance in Africa"


◆Publisher: African Studies Center - Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

◆Date of Publication: March 2020

◆Titile of the Book: ASC-TUFS Working Papers 2019 "Challenges of Development and Natural Resource Governance in Africa"

◆Editors: Yasuo Matsunami and Shinichi Takeuchi


Foreword by Yasuo Matsunami and Shinichi Takeuchi

Part I: Challenges of Development and Governance

Finance-led growth in Africa: Booms and missing links by Kazue Demachi

Patterns of strategic interactive politics in transitioning states: The case of post-conflict Sierra Leone and the challenge of the management of development aid by Emmanuel Vincent Nelson Kallon

Revitalising the promise of Harambee: Analysis of contemporary resource mobilising schemes in rural Kenya by Kinyua Laban Kithinji

Uganda's revolutionary memory, victimhood and regime survival by Ian Karusigarira

Part II: Dramatic Changes in Land Management

'Land markets' on customary land in Africa: Implications for land governance by Horman Chitonge

Contending control over land: Farmer-firm relations in Mumias sugarcane belt, Kenya by Peter Narh

Large-scale land investments diversification and conflict trends in Mozambique by Amélia Maisha Silas Tunzine

Mining developments and land acquisition processes in Zambia by Moonde Kabinga

Part III: Realities of Natural Resource Management

Nature conservation policies and practices in Africa: Critical analysis, ideological challenges and strategic vision for protected areas sustainable management by Gloriose Umuziranenge and Elysée Ntiranyibagira

Preliminary reflections of the potential of climate smart agriculture (CSA) in the Tshopo Province (DRC) by Denis Jean Sonwa, Lisette Mangaza, Germain Batsi, and Jérôme Ebuy

Governing wildlife resource in DRC: Challenges of local actors in Rubi-Tele hunting domain by Eliezer Majambu, Sagesse Nziavake, Ranulph Hangi, Salomon Mampeta, Daddy D. Kipute, and Denis Jean Sonwa

A preliminary report on the diversity of forest landscape recognition among the Baka hunter-gatherers of Eastern Cameroon by Takanori Oishi and Evariste Fedoung Fongnzossie

Exploring farmers' vulnerabilitiy and agrobiodiversity in perspective of adaptation in Southern Cameroon by Forbi Preasious Funwi, Denis Jean Sonwa, William Armand Mala, Takanori Oishi, Marlene Toukam Ngansop, and Marie Mbolo

The persistence of spleen sickness culture in Cameroon: A comparison between a remote village in the Eastern Region and an urban area of the Central Region by Moïse Mvetumbo, Takanori Oishi, Paschal Kum Awah, Marlène Toukam Ngansop, and Léonelle Touyou Akepta

Political conflicts and resource capture: Charcoal in the Ghanaian savannah and transition zones by Tontie Lurimuah Kanton

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