Child labour rates, and potentially other sensitive subjects, are not being measured accurately
Critics have said that ranching is environmentally unsustainable because it results in land degradation. There are other reasons it’s not the solution.
Informal employment is significant in sub-Saharan Africa. The plight of informal workers needs to be highlighted during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ghana is losing out the booming global cashew industry in terms
of job and revenue generations.
Former president Laurent Gbagbo’s interest in forming a new party reflects an opportunity to re-imagine opposition politics in Cote d’ Ivoire.
Resolving jihadist conflicts in the Sahel requires treating jihadists not as terrorists only but also as political actors who seek to provide an alternative form of governance to the status quo.
Current approaches to expand renewable energy in Ghana are not inclusive of the rural poor.
Chieftaincy conflicts in northern Ghana have hindered development in the country.
Money cowries were used for thousands of years as currency across the Indo-Pacific world but introduced into Atlantic commercial networks relatively late.
The report projects an increase in mean temperatures and hot extremes across the continent. Worryingly the rate of temperature increase across the continent exceeds the global average.
In the formal real estate industry, there is an emerging narrative that affordable housing deficits in African cities represent a vast untapped market
China’s engagement with Ghana was solidified by its willingness to undertake an expensive project Western partners had run away from.
The disturbance in Ghana’s parliament during the election of a speaker has raised questions about its current democratic system.
The decision to create new administrative units is grounded in split opinions
Ghanaian students are losing patience with the lack of opportunities after graduation.
The porous borders of West Africa allow for the unregulated movement of thousands.
By providing insights from different disciplines, a new book uncovers new themes in the history of Yoruba people of West Africa
Un élément crucial qui favorise la migration est le fait d’avoir des liens personnels avec des migrants contemporains.
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The study yields the first direct chemical evidence for honeybee product exploitation in West Africa.