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The Resource Infrastructure in Africa : lessons for future development, edited by Mthuli Ncube and Charles Leyeka Lufumpa

Infrastructure in Africa : lessons for future development, edited by Mthuli Ncube and Charles Leyeka Lufumpa

Label
Infrastructure in Africa : lessons for future development
Title
Infrastructure in Africa
Title remainder
lessons for future development
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mthuli Ncube and Charles Leyeka Lufumpa
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Good infrastructure is essential for socio-economic growth and sustainable development. Safe and accessible water supplies, reliable energy, good transport networks and communications technology are all vital to a region's development agenda. This book presents a comprehensive exploration of the state of infrastructure in Africa and provides an integrated analysis of the challenges the sector faces, based on extensive fieldwork across the continent. Contributors with a wide range of expertise challenge current policy, practice and thinking on issues including the politics of infrastructure dev
Dewey number
363.096
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ncube, Mthuli
  • Lufumpa, Charles Leyeka,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Infrastructure (Economics)
  • Economic development
Label
Infrastructure in Africa : lessons for future development, edited by Mthuli Ncube and Charles Leyeka Lufumpa
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: infrastructure in African development / Mthuli Ncube, Charles Leyeka Lufumpa, George Kararach -- Part 1. Spatial and demograpuic contexts -- 1. Infrastructure development index / Charles Leyeka Lufumpa, Nirina Letsara, Slaheddine Saidi -- 2. Rapid urbanization and the growing demand for urban infrastructure in Africa / Charles Leyeka Lufumpa, Tito Yepes -- 3. Infrastructure for the growing middle class in Africa / Maurice Mubila, Tito Yepes -- 4. Infrastructure and rural productivity in Africa / Marice Mubila, Tito Yepes -- Part 2. Cector-specific issues -- 5. Water and sanitation in Africa: current status trends, challenges and opportunities / George krarach, Tito Yepes -- 6. Africa's prospects for infrastructure development and regional integration: energy sector / Etel Teljeur, Mayuree Chetty, Morné Hendriksz -- 7. Africa's prospects for infrastructure development and regional integration: transport sector -- 8. Africa's prospects for infrastructure development and regional integration: information and communications technology sector
Control code
ocn987911002
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 686 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447326663
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987911002
Label
Infrastructure in Africa : lessons for future development, edited by Mthuli Ncube and Charles Leyeka Lufumpa
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: infrastructure in African development / Mthuli Ncube, Charles Leyeka Lufumpa, George Kararach -- Part 1. Spatial and demograpuic contexts -- 1. Infrastructure development index / Charles Leyeka Lufumpa, Nirina Letsara, Slaheddine Saidi -- 2. Rapid urbanization and the growing demand for urban infrastructure in Africa / Charles Leyeka Lufumpa, Tito Yepes -- 3. Infrastructure for the growing middle class in Africa / Maurice Mubila, Tito Yepes -- 4. Infrastructure and rural productivity in Africa / Marice Mubila, Tito Yepes -- Part 2. Cector-specific issues -- 5. Water and sanitation in Africa: current status trends, challenges and opportunities / George krarach, Tito Yepes -- 6. Africa's prospects for infrastructure development and regional integration: energy sector / Etel Teljeur, Mayuree Chetty, Morné Hendriksz -- 7. Africa's prospects for infrastructure development and regional integration: transport sector -- 8. Africa's prospects for infrastructure development and regional integration: information and communications technology sector
Control code
ocn987911002
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 686 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447326663
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987911002

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