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- Document2011The cities in the East African region are characterised by rapid urbanisation and uncontrolled spatial sprawl, with large informal settlements and inadequate service provision. The research study investigates how urban land markets operate in such a context, and particularly, how effectively poor people can access, trade and hold land.DocumentInternational Land Coalition, 2014Planning for development in rangelands, including land use planning, holds particular challenges and can impose unusual constraints on routine activities.Document
East African Federation: Tanzanian awareness of economic and political integration remains poor, but there is growing support for political linksAfrobarometer, 2014The current East African Community (EAC), which was formally launched in 2001 comprising Tanzania and other neighbouring countries, has achieved two primary stages of integration: a customs union and common market. However, knowledge of the Federation of East African (EAF) member states among Tanzanian citizens’ remains limited.DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2014What is gender-based violence (GBV) and what is meant by collective action? What approaches and initiatives have proven successful in tackling GBV? As part of the Eldis Interactions’ Empowerment for Women and Girls website, these questions are answered through this GBV-themed portal detailing research from a selection of African countries.DocumentInstitute for Security Studies, 2011The geographical configurations of the Nile ensure that all Nilotic countries are inextricably bound together by a common reliance on the shared waters of this great river. However, for too long, all of these countries have given priority to the pursuit of their divergent interests and their own agendas.DocumentInstitute for Security Studies, 2010This paper looks at one dominant realm of governance that makes up modern policing, i.e. the environmental realm, and particularly the policing activity known as environmental crime management.Document
African efforts to close the impunity gap: lessons for complementarity from national and regional actionsInstitute for Security Studies, 2012The aim of this paper is to highlight some of the successes and challenges of domestic and regional international criminal justice processes in Africa.DocumentInstitute for Security Studies, 2012For the past century, there has been a climate of mistrust among the riparian countries over the development and use of the Nile waters. This uncooperative atmosphere has created a fragmented vision and led to unilateral development of the Nile waters.DocumentAfrican Population and Health Research Center, Nairobi, Kenya, 2012The objective of this book is to pull together contributions on how education provision is affected by the rapid urbanization and to highlight the practice and policy gaps in the education of those who live in the urban areas.Document
Research evidence matters: contributions of APHRC’s research to education policy analysis in Kenya and UgandaAfrican Population and Health Research Center, Nairobi, Kenya, 2012While the introduction of UPE policies has largely been regarded as successful in improving enrollment (UNESCO-UIS, 2011), implementation has been fraught with challenges, sometimes leading to erosion of confidence in both the idea of UPE and education systems.