Yearly Archives: 2011

Whisper to My Aching Heart by Joseph R. Alila

WHISPER TO MY ACHING HEART is a story about two widows overcoming great odds to become mothers of a future people.

Categories: AFRICA, BOOKS

Study finds that older people in South Africa and Brazil get happier as they grow older

The following report is about the early findings from a study led by Armando Barrientos from the University of Manchester and Peter Lloyd-Sherlock from the University of East Anglia

Categories: AFRICA, South Africa | Tags:

5 Reasons STEM Education will be the Key to Ghana’s Success

STEM, standing for science, technology, engineering, and math, education is the key to any nation’s growth in the current economy.

Categories: AFRICA, EDUCATION, Ghana

Africa Anthropology : Divination Methods in DRC and Zambia

This study deals with the Ndembu of northern Zambia, and the neighbouring Luunda and Yaka of the Kwaango in southwestern Zaire.

Categories: Congo, Democratic Republic of, PAPERS and REPORTS, Zambia | Tags:

Africa Report : Education reform in Uganda 1997 – 2004

This book provides detailed studies of the Ugandan process of education reform, from partnership development, through to curriculum design and policy dialogue.

Categories: AFRICA, EDUCATION, PAPERS and REPORTS, Uganda | Tags:

Cameroon: When marking tone reduces reading fluency

There’s a useful article on Cogprints about an orthography experiment in Cameroon.

Categories: AFRICA, Cameroon, LINGUISTICS, PAPERS and REPORTS