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World Policy Journal (1 March 2014) 31 (1): 70–80.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Institute Photo: Sarah Wiseman JOHANNESBURG, South Africa—Xoliswa, 11 years old, was given a science assignment in class. The worksheet, written in English and handed to her on Monday, was due that Friday. The task was to build a model solar system using paper maché, newspaper, paint, wire...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2006) 23 (2): 31–43.
Published: 01 June 2006
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2017) 34 (1): 100–106.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Alex Eliseev A young and fragile democracy, South Africa cannot afford to have its courts compromised. Journalist Alex Eliseev examines the murders of Betty Ketani and Michael Thomson to illustrate the potential excellence of the country's judicial system and how easily it can be hampered by heavy...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 30–37.
Published: 01 March 2016
...T.O. Molefe Students across South Africa have united not just to demand the end to rising university fees or the toppling of a statue but also to reject the ruling party’s liberal capitalist project. T.O. Molefe follows the countrywide student protests and analyzes the effectiveness of the theories...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Policy Journal asked four experts from New Zealand, South Africa, Israel, and Malaysia if affirmative action was necessary to overcome institutional racism. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 12–13.
Published: 01 March 2016
... In countries around the world, minorities are disproportionately represented in incarcerated populations. World Policy Journal charts the demographics of the general population against the imprisoned population in the U.S., South Africa, England and Wales, Canada, Brazil, and Australia and reveals...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 11–20.
Published: 01 June 2000
... company that Zambia, Zimbabwe, and South Africa, met won a government contract to ship military a similar fate, as did the oil-rich states of supplies to Congo. Zimbabwean Defense In­ West Africa. However, since the fall of the dustries, a major state-owned corporation colonial powers, resource...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 21–25.
Published: 01 June 2000
... a u or the United Nations, or even the the apartheid regime in South Africa. As two of them working together. apartheid gave way to nonracial democracy, The good news out of Africa— often the regional heads of state transformed the overlooked— is that there is a network of...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2001) 18 (1): 79–87.
Published: 01 March 2001
.... There was something I first went out to Africa in 1983 as a about Africa that got into my blood and wide-eyed freelance newspaper correspon­ stayed there. dent drawn to the great emancipation drama Partly it was the magnitude of the then unfolding in South Africa. I had fan­ dramas sweeping...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... World Policy Journal examines East African gender data in politics, education, and labor. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 gender politics education labor ANATOMY GENDER DISPARITIES IN EAST AFRICA World Policy Journal examines gender data in politics, education...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 June 2000
... against each other in the Horn of Africa. tandem with these warrior strategies to rein­ The African National Congress attempted force them in hidden ways. to use insurgency against the apartheid re­ During the first decade of independent gime of South Africa but failed to establish...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2004) 21 (2): 53–61.
Published: 01 June 2004
... employment and is the main Several African countries have also be­ source of income for the vast majority of come assertive on agricultural issues in those living in or near poverty. The 30 international trade debates. South Africa member countries of the OECD spend a com­ played a lead role in the...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 97–98.
Published: 01 September 2017
... have uncovered. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 lottery gambling United States South Africa tax avoidance poverty Purchasing a lottery ticket is, for millions of people worldwide, a part of daily life. Last November a group of journalists from Africa, Australia...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2000) 17 (1): 39–46.
Published: 01 March 2000
... thresh­ so imperative to explore the idea of creating old states such as Brazil and South Africa A Culture of Deterrence 45 have pulled back their capabilities and the vibrancy of such a countervailing public vowed not to cross the threshold, in...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2014) 31 (4): 77–84.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... Trips sponsored by the state and foreign partners mean that Sahrawi refugees travel abroad more than most Saharans. Children attend summer camps in Spain, and twenty-somethings are sent to graduate school abroad, studying medicine in Cuba, engineering in Algeria, and politics in South Africa. The two...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2004) 21 (2): 47–52.
Published: 01 June 2004
... the region’s leaders. In December 2003, ways that raise the incomes of farmers, im­ 70 agricultural specialists from around the prove output, and drive consumer demand world were brought together in Pretoria, for homegrown foods. African countries do South Africa, by the New Partnership for not...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2012) 29 (4): 3–7.
Published: 01 December 2012
... will increase, creating opportunities to leverage mobile technology to meet consumer health needs. We have started seeing this trend in developed markets and in African markets with large populations and growing middle classes, such as in Nigeria and South Africa. Technology has been part of...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2015) 32 (2): 113–119.
Published: 01 June 2015
... population. The north is peopled by Fulani and other groups that originally came from West Africa, but population groups of Bantu origin stemming from Central Africa predominate in the south. The nation’s history reflects the country’s geography. The early German colony after World War I and the failure...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 99–104.
Published: 01 September 2017
... “inverting” its headquarters overseas and relying on tax havens. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 lottery tax avoidance taxes tax evasion South Africa United States corporate tax gambling poverty JACQUELINE MACOU D urban , South Africa—In line at a downtown convenience...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... All of the eight countries that are traditionally thought to make up East Africa—Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Somalia, Ethiopia, South Sudan—have quotas entrenched in their electoral systems. These quotas take different shapes. Article 27(8) of the Kenyan constitution requires that no...