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Africa"s industrial future

by Bailey, Richard

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Industries -- Africa.,
    • Industrial policy -- Africa.,
    • Africa -- Economic conditions -- 1960-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementRichard Bailey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC502 .B235 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 198 p. :
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4896828M
      ISBN 100891587268
      LC Control Number76030919

      5th Avenue, Suite New York, NY [email protected] + The group's secured order book, therefore, decreased by % to just over R8-billion. Of the total order book, % represents contracts outside of South Africa in the rest of Africa and Western.

      UNIDO, is a specialized agency in the United Nations system, headquartered in Vienna. The Organization's objective is the promotion and acceleration of industrial development in developing countries and countries with economies in transition and the promotion of international industrial . In doing so, it would dramatically improve the wellbeing of African citizens. Whilst in the past, Africa was unable to benefit and capitalise on the opportunities brought about by previous industrial revolutions, the African Development Bank has taken a stand to go beyond the .

      Workers in the book industry often suffer poor conditions and low pay, but are supposed to feel grateful for the privilege of working near books. Casting off such illusions is the first step to organizing publishers and booksellers, and fighting the exploitation that thrives in the hallowed culture industry. The increasing levels of criminal violence in Southern Africa, West Africa, North Africa and the Sahel are expected to cause more deaths than armed conflict in the medium-term future. Africa’s high conflict burden requires continued investment in conflict prevention, control of arms, security-sector reform, the rule of law and regional forces.


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