AFRICA


July  2002
Compiled by Joan T. Phillips, Bibliographer
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL


Africa - Economic Conditions
Africa -Foreign Relations

 Economic Conditions 


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 Internet Resources

Michigan State University. Eli Broad Graduate School of Management. Global Edge.
Available online at: http://globaledge.msu.edu/ibrd/busresmain.asp?ResourceCategoryID=5
Information about business in Africa.

United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa: Accelerating a Continents Development. September 17, 2001.
Available online at: http://www.uneca.org
Includes speeches, documents, press releases, and meetings.

Books

Africa in Crisis: New Challenges and Possibilities, edited by Tunde Zack-Williams and others. Sterling, VA, Pluto Press, 2002. 228 p.
Book call no.: 330.96 A2583

African Development in a Comparative Perspective, by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Trenton, NJ, Africa World Press, 2000. 113 p.
Book call no.: 338.96 A2583

African Pastoralism: Conflict, Institutions and Government, edited by M.A. Mohamed Salih. Sterling, VA, Pluto Press, 2001. 311 p.
Book call no.: 333.74 A258

African Voices African Visions, edited by Olugbenga Adesida Arunma Oteh. Uppsala, Sweden, Nordic Africa Institute, 2001. 217 p.
Book call no.: 960.33 A258

Beyond State Crisis? Postcolonial Africa and Post-Soviet Eurasia in Comparative Perspective, edited by Mark R. Beissinger and Crawford Young. Washington, Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 2002. 514 p.
Book call no.: 947.086 B573

Industrial Development and Policy in Africa: Issues of De-Industrialisation and Development Strategy, edited by Hossein Jalilian and others. Northampton, MA, Edward Elgar, 2000. 302 p.
Book call no.: 338.967 I42

Schwab, Peter. Africa: The Continent Self-Destructs. New York, Palgrave, 2001. 212 p.
Book call no.: 967.04 S398a

Trade and Fiscal Adjustment in Africa, edited by David Bevan and others. New York, St. Martin's Press, 2000. 285 p.
Book call no.: 382.096 T763

Van de Walle, Nicolas. African Economies and the Politics of Permanent Crisis, 1979-1999. New York, Cambridge University Press, 2001. 291 p. (Political Economy of Institutions and Decisions)
Book call no.: 338.96 V244a

World Economic Outlook April 2002. Washington, International Monetary Fund, 2002. 237 p.
Africa: Solid Growth Despite a Weak External Environment, pp 43-45+.
Book call no.: R 338.5 W927w 2002 Apr.

 Periodicals

ADB President Talks to the Middle East. Middle East No.323:35-36 May 2002.
Omar Kbbaj, President of the African Development Bank, discusses the activities of that Bank in Africa.

ADB: Trading Places. Africa Confidential 43:8 February 8, 2002.
Gloomy report by the African Development Bank about the economic outlook for Africa.

Adoko, K. Africa and the New Age of IT. West Africa No.4287:26-28 August 6, 2001.

Adoko, K. Africa: Reforms and Development. West Africa No.4294:27-29 September 24, 2001.
"Assesses the impact of reform programmes on Africa's development and growth."

Adoko, K. Africa's Development Challenges. West Africa No.4293:34 September 17, 2001.
"Looks at the challenges facing African countries as they strive to 'recover".

Africa/Airlines: No More Handouts. Africa Confidential 42:8 November 23, 2001.
The demise of some European airlines causes problems for African travelers.

Africa/Economy: Bear Markets. Africa Confidential 43:6-7 January 25, 2002.
"The rich world's recession hits Africa's prospects but reform is slowly on."

Africa/the West: Climbing to the Summit. Africa Confidential 43:1-2 June 14, 2002.
"Rich countries may help on peacekeeping and health but will offer little to African exporters."

Africa/the West: Saying Yes, Saying No. Africa Confidential 43:1 February 22, 2002.
"Rich countries aren't offering much aid or freer markets in response to Africa's new development plan."

Airlines Hit Heavy Turbulence. West Africa No.4297:11-17 October 15, 2001.
Several articles about the airline industry in Africa.

Ajoyi, S. Ibi. What Africa Needs to Do to Benefit from Globalization. Finance & Development 38:6-8 December 2001.

Akata-Ohohe, Bunmi. African Jamboree: Stars on Fact-Finding Mission. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:6 July 2002.
Irish rock musician Bono, U.S. Treasury Secretary Paul O'Neill and actor Chris Tucker went on a 12-day fact finding tour to Africa.

Akosah-Sarpong, Kofi. African Sugar and the EU Market. West Africa No.4322:30-31 April 22, 2002.

Akosah-Sarpong, Kofi. G-7 Talks on African Trade and Aid. West Africa No.4313:29-31 February 18, 2002.
"Finance ministers and central bank governors of the seven leading industrialised countries have discussed Africa's problems at a meeting in Canada."

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Africa's Marshall Plan. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:38-39 November 2001.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Rich Don't Care. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:18-19 July 2002.
"International food and aid agencies are furious that wealthy and powerful Western nations paid only scant attention to hunger and poverty, especially, in Africa."

Amin, Samir. Africa: Living on the Fringe? Africa Insight 31:3-7 June 2001.
Refutes the idea that Africa has been marginalized by the global system.

Amoako, K. Y. Fulfilling Africa's Promise. West Africa No.4307:27-33 December 24, 2001.
Three articles about the economic situation in Africa by the Executive Secretary, Economic Commission for Africa, K. Y. Amoako.

Arnold, Guy. AU and Globalisation. West Africa No.4293:20-21 September 17, 2001.
Article about globalization and the African Union.

Asante, Ben. New African Initiative Launched. West Africa No.4300:30 November 5, 2001.
"Nine African leaders agreed that the one-day meeting in Abuja on October 23 on the New African Initiative, and urged early implementation."

Ashurst, Mark. Now, a 'Quiet Revolution'. Newsweek 138:32 August 27, 2001.
"Mobile phones leapfrog an obstacle to development."

Asiedu, Elizabeth. On the Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment to Developing Countries: Is Africa Different? World Development 30:107-119 January 2002.

Barro, Robert J. UN Is Dead Wrong on Poverty and Inequality. Business Week No.3781:24 May 6, 2002.
Argues that poverty in Africa is not the result of globalization.

Be Wary of AGOA, COTONOU Accord and New Trade Round, African Government Told. African Agenda vol 4,no.4:23-24 2001.

Blunt, Sheryl H. Bono Tells Christians: Don't Neglect Africa. Christianity Today 46:18 April 22, 2002.
U2 singer Bono tries to enlist aid for Africa from Christian groups.

Boyce, James K. and Ndikumana, Leonce. Is Africa a Net Creditor? New Estimates of Capital Flight from the Severely Indebted Sub-Saharan African Countries, 1970-96. Journal of Development Studies 38:27-56 December 2001.

Brown, Kyle G. Africa's Loss in the Brain Drain. West Africa No.4327:20 May 27, 2002.
"The loss of Africa's talented human resources to the West every year is costing the continent dearly."

Brown, Kyle G. Chance for a New Africa? West Africa No.4304:24-25 December 3, 2001.
"The New African Initiative (now renamed the New Partnership for Africa's Development-NEPAD) could be the answer to the continent's developmental problems."

Brown, Kyle G. World Bank's Dubious Balance Sheet. West Africa No.4329:32-33 June 10, 2002.
"Reports on recent new criticism and defense of the World Bank's record in Africa."

Bush, George W. Remarks to the African Growth and Opportunity Forum. Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents 37:1563-1565 November 5, 2001.

Butty, James. U.S.-Africa Business Summit. West Africa No.4291:30 September 3, 2001.

Chabal, Patrick. Quest for Good Government and Development in Africa: Is NEPAD the Answer? International Affairs 78:447-462 July 2002.

Coleman, Sarah. Pan-Africa: The NEPAD Formula. World Press Review 49:29 July 2002.
NEPAD (New Partnership for Africa's Development) met in Dakar in April.

Conflict and Poverty in Africa. UN Chronicle 39:74 March-May 2002.
"After two days of debate with nearly 50 member states, the Security Council on 31 January outlined a series of measures aimed at preventing conflict and creating conditions essential for peace and sustainable development in Africa."

Consensus That Was Not. African Agenda vol 5,no.1:4-6 2002.
Notes that consensus was lacking in the third African Development Forum.

Daous, Mohamed. Africa Faces Challenges of Globalization. Finance & Development 38:4-5 December 2001.

Davies, Desmond. Africa's Telecommunications Challenge. West Africa No.4293:30-31 September 17, 2001.

De Waal, Alex. What's New in the 'New Partnership for Africa Development'? International Affairs 78:463-475 July 2002.

Debt-Too Big a Load. African Agenda vol 4,no.3:8-9 2001.

Deen, Thalif. Information Revolution Bypasses Africa. West Africa No.4292:25 September 10, 2001.

Dike, Amaechi and Asante, Ben. NEPAD Business Forum in Abuja. No.4325:34-35 May 13, 2002.

Engardio, Pete. Bono and O'Neil Who's Right on Foreign Aid? Business Week No.3787:36 June 17, 2002.
Treasury Secretary Paul H. O'Neill and Irish Rocker Buno tour Africa inquiring about the need for aid.

Fred-Mensah, Ben K. Reflections on Africa's Development Initiatives. West Africa No.4309:8-9 January 21, 2002.
"Suggests that elaborately devise development programmes have done little to help Africa in practice."

Geo-Jaja, MacLeans A. and Magna, Garth. Structural Adjustment as an Inadvertent Enemy of Human Development in Africa. Journal of Black Studies 32:30-49 September 2001.

Goldsmith, Arthur A. Donors, Dictators and Democrats in Africa. Journal of Modern African Studies 39:411-436 September 2001.
Looks at the effect of foreign aid in Africa

Golokai, Nessie. WTO Joins Battle Against African Consumers! African Agenda vol 5,no.1:22-23 2002.

Gondwe, G. E. Making Globalization Work in Africa. Finance & Development 38:31-33 December 2001.

Great Expectations. Economist 363:44 June 22, 2002.
"A peer-review mechanism needs teeth if Africa's recovery plan is to succeed."

Haileselassie, Ayenew. ADB Group in 2001. West Africa No.4329:30-31 June 10, 2002.
Reports on activities of the African Development Bank in 2001.

Haileselassie, Ayenew. Yemen's Airline Flying More African Miles. West Africa No.4322:32 April 22, 2002.
"Ethiopia's relations with Yemen across the Red Sea go back thousands of years. Now jet-age connections are being developed."

Hope, Kempe R. From Crisis to Renewable: Towards a Successful Implementation of the New Partnership for Africa's Development. African Affairs 101:387-402 July 2002.

Hoppers, Catherine O. Old Truths, New Realities. Africa Insight 32:3-7 March 2002.
"Indigenous knowledge systems are the missing link in literacy, poverty alleviation and development strategies in Africa."

Iya, Philip. Fighting Africa's Poverty and Ignorance Through Clinical Legal Education. Africa Insight 31:47-53 September 2001.

Jabbar, M. A. and others. Supply and Demand for Livestock Credit in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons for Designing New Credit Schemes. World Development 30:1029-1042 June 2002.

Larson, Bruce A. and others. Impact of Environmental Regulations on Exports: Case Study Results from Cyprus, Jordan, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, and Turkey. World Development 30:1057-1072 June 2002.

Magnusson, Magnus A. and Wydick, Bruce. How Efficient Are Africa's Emerging Stock Markets? Journal of Development Studies 38:141-156 April 2002.

Maxwell, Simon and Christiansen, Karin. 'Negotiation and Simultaneous Equation': Building a New Partnership with Africa. International Affairs 78:477-491 July 2002.

Mbakwe, Tom. Oh Dear! New African No.409:33 July-August 2002.
President Obasanjo accuses European countries of harboring stolen money from African despots.

Mbogo, Stephen. Giving to Africa, Taking Away from Africa. West Africa No.4305:35 December 10, 2001.
"The IMF and World Bank are criticised not only for aid conditionality but for continuing to exact debt repayment."

Mbogo, Stephen. Security and African Development. West Africa No.4305:36-37 December 10, 2001.
"Conflict reduces the rate of return on investment in Africa."

Michaud, Paul. Air Afrique Saved but... New African No.400:33 October 2001.
"A bail out plan by Air France has made it the major player in the successor to the troubled Air Afrique."

Michaud, Paul. Saving Air Afrique. New African No.399:46 September 2001.
Air Afrique has serious financial problems.

Morring, Frank, Jr. and Taverna, Michael A. Satellites Seen As Bridge over 'Digital Divide'. Aviation Week & Space Technology 155:86-87 October 29, 2001.
Satellites provide communications not available before in areas such as Africa.

Moyela, Muyiwa. Catching up with Digital Revolution. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:28-29 November 2001.

Moyela, Muyiwa. Closing the Digital Divide. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:38-39 April/May 2002.
Report from the 4th African Telecommunications Summit.

Moyela, Muyiwa. Delivering the Promise. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:36 November 2001.
"The Nigerian Economic Summit in Abuja attracted a lot of interest from potential investors, but also heard some cautionary words."

Moyela, Muyiwa. Plotting Africa's Future (Commonwealth-Africa Investment Forum Report). Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:46-47 June 2002.
"Despite taking some strides forward on the economic front, Africa still suffers from a volatile trade and investment climate and receives too little domestic and foreign investment."

Moyela, Muyiwa. Tonic for Economic Growth. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:48 June 2002.
"Promoting democracy and sustainable economic development is a common goal shared by all commonwealth governments. Public-private sector partnerships will help shorten the journey time to this target, especially in Africa."

Nabakwe, Ruth. CFA, the Devil Is in the Details. New African No.409:47 July-August 2002.
Argues that the CFA zone countries finance the French economy.

NEPAD and AU: Can They Solve Africa's Problems? West Africa No.4328:8-19 June 3, 2002.
Many articles about African Union and New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD).

North Africa: Branch Office. Africa Confidential 43:8 March 8, 2002.
The European Commission would like to integrate North African economies into the European-Mediterranean market.

Nsouli, Saleh M. and Le Gall, Francoise. Globalisation and Africa. Finance & Development 38:2-3 December 2001.

Nsouli, Saleh M. and Le Gall, Francoise. New International Financial Architecture and Africa. Finance & Development 38:34-36 December 2001.

O'Connell, Stephen A. and Soludo, Charles C. Aid Intensity in Africa. World Development 29:1527-1552 September 2001.

Ofili, Maureen. NEPAD and the G8. West Africa No.4332:28-29 June 24, 2002.
"Reports on a meeting held recently in London on Africa's place in the world economy."

Olson,Gorm R. European Public Opinion and Aid to Africa: Is There a Link? Journal of Modern African Studies 39:645-674 December 2001.

Otabil, Bernard. ADFIII: More Questions than Answers. West Africa No.4317:26-27 March 18, 2002.
Discusses the Third African Development Forum.

Otabil, Bernard. Africa: 'Mixed' Decade in the 1990s. West Africa No.4332:26-27 June 24, 2002.
Findings of the "UN panel that recommends NEPAD as a successor to the UN new agenda for the development of Africa."

Otabil, Bernard. Africa's Friends and Enemies. West Africa No.4303:29 November 26, 2001.
Discusses Africa's economic relations with other parts of the world.

Otabil, Bernard. Bribery? No, It's a Gift. West Africa No.4301:29 November 12, 2001.
Expresses concern over corruption in Africa, despite anti-corruption initiatives.

Otabil, Bernard. NEPAD and Africa's Development. West Africa No.4325:28-29 May 13, 2002.
Interviews Mohammed Ibn Chambas Executive Secretary of ECOWAS about African development.

Otabil, Bernard. Privatisation and PPP in Africa. West Africa No.4296:28-29 October 8, 2001.
Discusses "Public-Private Partnership (PPP) as an effective and complementary development tool in privatisation."

Otabil, Bernard. Short: 'NEPAD Is a Good Thing.' West Africa No.4325:31-32 May 13, 2002.
"Clare Short, the British Secretary of State for International Development, discusses...the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) and the peace process in Sierra Leone."

Panford, Steve. Globalisation and Africa. West Africa No.4287:29-30+ August 6, 2001.

Phillips, Edward H. Africa Leads in Hull Losses; FSF Cites Challenges to Flying. Aviation Week & Space Technology 156:44-45 April 22, 2002.
"Africa's disproportionately high rate of accidents associated with the approach and landing phase of flight underscores an urgent need for African nations and airlines to upgrade infrastructure and implement or reinforce the use of proven safety procedures."

Poku, Nana K. Poverty, Debt and Africa's HIV/AIDS Crisis. International Affairs 78:531-546 July 2002.

Poku, Nana K. and Cheru, Fantu. Politics of Poverty and Debt in Africa's AIDS Crisis. International Relations 15:37-54 December 2001.

Randriamaro, Zo. Mobilising Domestic Financial Resources for Development. African Agenda vol 4,no.4:10 2001.

Rogers, Boima. Private Investment and Aid in Africa. West Africa No.4332:34-35 July 1, 2002.
"A new World Bank report has highlighted the low level of private investment in Africa compared with other parts of the world, compared with the high levels of aid."

Rose, Rob. Mobile Phones: Changing Africa's Landscape. New African No.408:34+ June 2002.
Africans rush to use cell phones.

Sadie Yolanda. Aid and Political Conditionalities in Sub-Saharan Africa. South African Journal of International Affairs 9:57-68 Summer 2002.

Sarpong, John. Technologies Here Are to Serve Us: The Case of Africa and the Internet. Vital Speeches of the Day 68:343-345 March 15, 2002.

Shaw, Ibrahim S. New Report on African Poverty and AIDS. West Africa No.4317:33+ March 18, 2002.
"Quotes a new OECD report on Africa's economic situation."

Smith, Charlene. Empty Promises. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:16-18 July 2002.
"World's most powerful leaders vow to help Africa tackle it's endemic poverty but fail to seize the moment provided by their summit in Canada to make good their words."

Snow, Douglas R. and Buss, Terry F. Development and the Role of Microcredit. Policy Studies Journal 29, no.2:296-307 2001.

Sparaco, Pierre. African Crashes Point to Safety Deficiencies. Aviation Week & Space Technology 156:69-70 May 13, 2002.

Sparaco, Pierre. Central Africa Pursues Upgrade ATM. Aviation Week & Space Technology 155:42-43 August 13, 2001.
"Asecna, central Africa's agency for air navigation safety, is significantly boosting investment in traffic control systems while seeking accords with neighboring countries in a long-term effort to improve flight operations and safety in the region."

Special Reports on Power Sector and Oil and Gas Conferences. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:25-29 July 2002.

Statement from Gender Groups to the Chief Executives of the World Bank/IMS at Their Meeting in Dar es Salaam. African Agenda vol 4,no.3:26-27 2001.

Taylor, Ian. Commentary: The New Partnership for Africa's Development and the Zimbabwe Elections: Implications and Prospects for the Future. African Affairs 101:403-412 July 2002.

Taylor, Ian and Nell, Philip. 'New Africa', Globalisation and the Confines of Elite Reformism: 'Getting the Rhetoric Right', Getting the Strategy Wrong. Third World Quarterly 23:163-180 February 2002.

Technical Assistance for Africa. Finance & Development 39:3 June 2002.
"As part of its commitment to help African countries promote growth and reduced poverty under the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), the IMF will set up African Regional Technical Assistance Centers (AFRITACs) in Abidjan and Dar es Salaam."

Thompson, Allan. Chretien Urges a Ranking System. World Press Review 49:19 June 2002.
Advocates a system to determine aid for African countries.

Words and Deeds. Economist 363:44 April 20, 2002.
"African leaders defend their plan at a meeting with foreign investors."

World Bank/IMF: The other War. Africa Confidential 42:1-3 October 12, 2001.
"Casualties in Africa's economic battles are outstripping those in the military campaigns in Asia and the Middle East."

World Trade Organisation: No New Order yet. Africa Confidential 42:7 November 23, 2001.
Effects of a recent meeting of the WTO in Qatar on Africa.


Foreign Relations


Books

Africa in Crisis: New Challenges and Possibilities, edited by Tunde Zack-Williams and others. Sterling, VA, Pluto Press, 2002. 228 p.
Book call no.: 330.96 A2583

African Foreign Policies: Power and Process. Boulder CO, Lynne Reiner Publishers, 2001. 247 p. (SAIS African Studies Library)
Book call no.: 327.6 A2581

African Interventionist States, edited by Oliver Furley and Roy May. Burlington, VT, Ashgate Publishing, 2001. 286 p.
Book call no.: 341.584096 A258

Anda, Michael O. International Relations of Contemporary Africa. Lanham, MD, University Press of America, 2000. 299 p.
Book call no.: 327.6 A543i

Gleijeses, Piero. Conflicting Missions Havana, Washington, and Africa, 1959-1976. Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press, 2002. 552 p.
"Account of Cuban policy in Africa from 1959 to 1976 and of its escalating clash with U.S. policy."
Book call no.: 327.729106 G557c

Managing Armed Conflict in the 21st Century, edited by Adekeye Adebajo and Chandra Lekha Sriram. Portland, OR, Frank Cass, 2001. 221 p.
Back to the Future: UN Peacekeeping in Africa by Adekeye Adebajo and Chris Landsberg, pp 161-188.
Book call no.: 341.584 M2662

Matsuoka, Atsuko and Sorenson, John. Ghosts and Shadows: Construction of Identity and Community in an African Diaspora. Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 2001. 261 p.
Book call no.: 305.8928 M434g

McWilliams, Wayne C. and Piotrowski, Harry. World since 1945: A History of International Relations. 5th ed. Boulder, CO, Lynn Reinner Publishers, 2001. 617 p.
Decolonization in Africa, pp 125-142.
Book call no.: 909.82 M177w 2001

N'Diaye, Boubacar. Challenge of Institutionalizing Civilian Control: Botswana, Ivory Coast, and Kenya in Comparative Perspective. Lanham, MD, Lexington Books, 2001. 189 p.
Book call no.: 322.50967 N337c

 Documents

Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. Africa and the War on Terrorism, by Theodros Dagne. Washington, January 2000. 23 p.
Also available online at: http://fpc.state.gov/documents/organization/7959.pdf
Doc. call no.: M-U 42953-1 no.02-RL31247

 Periodicals

Africa/the West: Climbing to the Summit. Africa Confidential 43:1-2 June 14, 2002.
"Rich countries may help on peacekeeping and health but will offer little to African exporters."

Africa/the West: Saying Yes, Saying No. Africa Confidential 43:1 February 22, 2002.
"Rich countries aren't offering much aid or freer markets in response to Africa's new development plan."

Ajoyi, S. Ibi. What Africa Needs to Do to Benefit from Globalization. Finance & Development 38:6-8 December 2001.

Akosah-Sarpong, Kofi. African Sugar and the EU Market. West Africa No.4322:30-31 April 22, 2002.

Akosah-Sarpong, Kofi. G-7 Talks on African Trade and Aid. West Africa No.4313:29-31 February 18, 2002.
"Finance ministers and central bank governors of the seven leading industrialised countries have discussed Africa's problems at a meeting in Canada."

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Africa's Marshall Plan. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 7:38-39 November 2001.

Akpata-Ohohe, Bunmi. Rich Don't Care. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:18-19 July 2002.
"International food and aid agencies are furious that wealthy and powerful Western nations paid only scant attention to hunger and poverty, especially, in Africa."

Arnold, Guy. Africa and the Commonwealth. West Africa No.4295:23-25 October 1, 2001.
Second article on pages 25-26 on principles of the Commonwealth.

Arnold, Guy. Neo-Colonialism: Alive and Flourishing. West Africa No.4313:24-25 February 18, 2002.
"Western economic domination of Africa is as strong as ever, reinforced by international institutions."

Asiedu, Elizabeth. On the Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment to Developing Countries: Is Africa Different? World Development 30:107-119 January 2002.

Barro, Robert J. UN Is Dead Wrong on Poverty and Inequality. Business Week No.3781:24 May 6, 2002.
Argues that poverty in Africa is not the result of globalization.

Beltrame, Julian. Remember, It's a Good Cause. Mclean's 114:9 December 17, 2001.
Nelson Mandela manages to extract from Jean Chretien a promise for monetary help with the peace process in Congo.

Blair's Flying Visit to Africa. African Agenda vol 5,no.1:7 2002.
Evaluates British Prime Minister, Tony Blair's recent visit to West Africa.

Blunt, Sheryl H. Bono Tells Christians: Don't Neglect Africa. Christianity Today 46:18 April 22, 2002.
U2 singer Bono tries to enlist aid for Africa from Christian groups.

Brown, Kyle G. World Bank's Dubious Balance Sheet. West Africa No.4329:32-33 June 10, 2002.
"Reports on recent new criticism and defense of the World Bank's record in Africa."

Chabal, Patrick. Quest for Good Government and Development in Africa: Is NEPAD the Answer? International Affairs 78:447-462 July 2002.

Chafer, Tony. Franco-African Relations: No Longer so Exceptional? African Affairs 101:343-363 July 2002.

Challenge of Europe-Africa Trade. West Africa No.4292:11-15 September 10, 2001.
Two articles about African-European trade.

Chubchenko, Yury. Arabist Dispatched to Middle East. Current Digest of Post-Soviet Press 53:19 November 14, 2001.
Reports the dismissal of Vasily Sredin, as state secretary and deputy foreign minister, responsible for the Middle East and Africa.

Coleman, Sarah. Pan-Africa: The NEPAD Formula. World Press Review 49:29 July 2002.
NEPAD (New Partnership for Africa's Development) met in Dakar in April.

Cutting the Umbilical Cord. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:30 March 2002.
"Absence of top French officials at the burial of former Senegalese leader Leopold Sedar Senghar, is the clearest indication yet that France's interest in its former colonies is waning."

Daous, Mohamed. Africa Faces Challenges of Globalization. Finance & Development 38:4-5 December 2001.

De Waal, Alex. What's New in the 'New Partnership for Africa Development'? International Affairs 78:463-475 July 2002.

Does Tanzanite Indicate a New French Approach to Africa? African Armed Forces, pp 14-15, September 2001.
Discusses the French policy toward Africa.

Duodu, Cameron. Style over Substance. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:15-17 March 2002.
Wonders whether Prime Minister Tony Blair's trip to Africa will result in changes of any substance.

Ellis, Stephen and Killingray, David. African Affairs after 11 September 2001. African Affairs 101:5-8 January 2002.

Engardio, Pete. Bono and O'Neil Who's Right on Foreign Aid? Business Week No.3787:36 June 17, 2002.
Treasury Secretary Paul H. O'Neill and Irish Rocker Buno tour Africa inquiring about the need for aid.

France/Africa: Rightist Regime. Africa Confidential 43:5 May 31, 2002.
"Africa will be a low priority for the new team at the Elysee and Quai d'Orsay."

France/Africa: The Other Tanzanite. Africa Confidential 43:8 March 8, 2002.
Joint military exercises between France and Africa in the English-speaking sections of Africa.

Francophone Africa: The Rising Bloc. West Africa No.4296:11-18 October 8, 2001.
Many articles about French influence in Africa.

Global Media: Who's Listening to Africa? West Africa No.4304:10-15 December 3, 2001.
Several articles about Africa's presence in the global media.

Godoy, Julio. Is the Era of Spooks over? West Africa No.4292:24 September 10, 2001.
France approaches former French colonies in Africa to establish better relations.

Goldsmith, Arthur A. Donors, Dictators and Democrats in Africa. Journal of Modern African Studies 39:411-436 September 2001.
Looks at the effect of foreign aid in Africa.

Huang Zequan. Reinforcing Cooperation to Meet World Challenges. Beijing Review 45:9-10 May 9, 2002.
Discusses African-Chinese relations.

Jacqmin, Marc. NATO Overview: The African Connection. African Armed Forces, pp 25-29, September 2001.

Johnson, Boris. Cancel the Guilt Trip. Spectator 288:14-15 February 2, 2002.
"Africa is a mess, but it is simply not credible to blame colonialism."

Jones, Lucy. Qaddafi's "Afro-Enthusiasm" Causes Concern in West. Washington Report on Middle East Affairs 20:35-36 October 2001.

Khan, Farah. AGOA (Africa Growth and Opportunity Act) Gives Africa a Few Dollars More. West Africa No.4330:31 June 17, 2002.
"Early results of the U.S. trade pact with Africa appear disappointing."

Klomegah, Kester K. Arms before Aid? West Africa No.4289:20 August 20, 2001.
Investigates the relationship between Russia and African countries.

Klomegah, Kester K. More MiGs and AKs for Sale. West Africa No.4312:24 February 11, 2002.
"African politicians are showing great interest in Russia's defence industry while Russia is aggressively expanding its arms trade with African countries."

Klomegah, Kester K. Moscow Looks to Africa Again. West Africa No.4326:28-29 May 20, 2002.
In an interview President Putin discusses the relationship between Russia and Africa.

Lu Tingen. Review of Sino-African Friendly Relations. Beijing Review 45:7-9 May 9, 2002.

Mateescu, Radu G. Romanian and African Countries: Traditions and New Opportunities for Partnership. African Armed Forces, pp 16-17, July 2002.
Extracts from an address by H.E. Radu Gabriel Mateescu Ambassador of Romania.

Maxwell, Simon and Christiansen, Karin. 'Negotiation and Simultaneous Equation': Building a New Partnership with Africa. International Affairs 78:477-491 July 2002.

Mbakwe, Tom. Oh Dear! New African No.409:33 July-August 2002.
President Obasanjo accuses European countries of harboring stolen money from African despots.

Nabakwe, Ruth. CFA, the Devil Is in the Details. New African No.409:47 July-August 2002.
Argues that the CFA zone countries finance the French economy.

Nkrumah, Gamal. North Africa Looks South. West Africa No.4320:19 April 8, 2002.
"North African mediators have carved a place for themselves in the continent's future."

Nsouli, Saleh M. and Le Gall, Francoise. Globalisation and Africa. Finance & Development 38:2-3 December 2001.

Nsouli, Saleh M. and Le Gall, Francoise. New International Financial Architecture and Africa. Finance & Development 38:34-36 December 2001.

O'Connell, Stephen A. and Soludo, Charles C. Aid Intensity in Africa. World Development 29:1527-1552 September 2001.

Olson, Gorm R. European Public Opinion and Aid to Africa: Is There a Link? Journal of Modern African Studies 39:645-674 December 2001.

Otabil, Bernard. Africa's Friends and Enemies. West Africa No.4303:29 November 26, 2001.
Discusses Africa's economic relations with other parts of the world.

Otabil, Bernard. NEPAD and Africa's Development. West Africa No.4325:28-29 May 13, 2002.
Interviews Mohammed Ibn Chambas Executive Secretary of ECOWAS about African development.

Otabil, Bernard. Short: 'NEPAD Is a Good Thing.' West Africa No.4325:31-32 May 13, 2002.
"Clare Short, the British Secretary of State for International Development, discusses...the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) and the peace process in Sierra Leone."

Panford, Steve. Globalisation and Africa. West Africa No.4287:29-30+ August 6, 2001.

Pearce, Fred. Deadly Cargo Should Be Shipped Back to Blighty. New Scientist 173:8 March 2, 2002.
"Carcinogenic chemical waste that is polluting the main port of the tiny East African country of Djibouti should be cleaned up and sent back to Britain, says a UN agency."

Renou, Xavier. New French Policy for Africa? Journal of Contemporary African Studies 20:5-27 January 2002.

Russian Work Horse Aiming for the Skies of Africa. African Armed Forces, pp 20-22, February 2002.
Russia finds markets in Africa for its Mi-17-1V helicopter.

Shelton, Garth. China and Africa: Building an Economic Partnership. South African Journal of International Affairs 8:111-119 Winter 2001.

Smith, Charlene. Empty Promises. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:16-18 July 2002.
"World's most powerful leaders vow to help Africa tackle it's endemic poverty but fail to seize the moment provided by their summit in Canada to make good their words."

Soyinka, Kayode. Made in Africa, Sold by Blair. Africa Today: Voice of the Continent 8:12-14 March 2002.
Prime Minister Tony Blair tours Africa.

Statement from Gender Groups to the Chief Executives of the World Bank/IMS at Their Meeting in Dar es Salaam. African Agenda vol 4,no.3:26-27 2001.

Technical Assistance for Africa. Finance & Development 39:3 June 2002.
"As part of its commitment to help African countries promote growth and reduced poverty under the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), the IMF will set up African Regional Technical Assistance Centers (AFRITACs) in Abidjan and Dar es Salaam."

Thomas, Martin. Defending a Lost Cause? France and the United States Vision of Imperial Rule in French North Africa, 1945-1956. Diplomatic History 26:215-247 Spring 2002.

Thompson, Allan. Chretien Urges a Ranking System. World Press Review 49:19 June 2002.
Advocates a system to determine aid for African countries.

UK/Africa: Designer Diplomacy. Africa Confidential 43:8 February 8, 2002.
Discusses Tony Blair's trip to West Africa.

Utley, Rachel. 'Not to Do Less to Do Better...'? French Military Policy in Africa. International Affairs 78:129-146 January 2002.

Wiwa, Ken. New Deal for Africa. Mclean's 115:44-46 June 24, 2002.
Discusses Canada's relationship with Africa.

Wohlgemuth, Lennart. Swedish Relations and Policies towards Africa. Africa Insight 31:48-55 December 2001.

World Trade Organisation: No New Order yet. Africa Confidential 42:7 November 23, 2001.
Effects of a recent meeting of the WTO in Qatar on Africa.

Xu Jiming. China's National Interest-and Its Relationship with Africa. Africa Insight 31:38-42 June 2001.

Zhang Hongming. Across the Wall: Sino-African Political Co-operation Towards the 21st Century. Africa Insight 31:33-38 June 2001.

 


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