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Efficiency vs. Inclusion: Ghana’s Urban Challenge

The World Bank in conjunction with the Government of Ghana (GOG) and the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) recently launched the Ghana Urbanization Review Report (GUR) titled, “Rising through Cities in Ghana.” The launch brought together government…

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May 19, 2015
Devanne Brookins

For Profit? What Social Businesses Have to Offer Development

While in Tanzania, my understanding of how to go about the process of development was constantly being challenged. Having a background in international development and current development economics, I came to Tanzania skeptical of neoclassical approaches to development. I had…

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April 19, 2014
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Welcome to Africa Ink, the UrbanAfrica blog!

The blog will provide space for posting news articles and relevant events. Each item can be tagged so that people can search by themes (economic development, land policy, community-based groups, etc).

January 30, 2014
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