Botswana and Governance
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- The BLDS governance collection
Search for the latest governance-related print documents on this country from the British Library for Development Studies collection
- African Media Barometer (Botswana 2011)
- fesmedia Africa, 2011
- The African Media Barometer (AMB) is an in-depth and comprehensive description and measurement system for national media environments on the African continent. This report focuses on the media landscape in Botswana in 2011.
- Addressing corruption and money laundering in Africa
- C. Goredema / Chr. Michelsen Institute, Norway, 2011
- The relationship between anti-money laundering and anti-corruption strategies is a key issue for developing countries. This paper presents an overview of measures in place to combat both corruption and money laundering in Botswana, Ta...
- National ICT policies in member countries of the IST-Africa Initiative
- IST-Africa Initiative, 2012
- This guide looks at the current status of National ICT policies in each of the current IST-Africa Initiative partner countries. It identifies what has been achieved to date and provides insight into what implementation challenge...
- 'Stagnation of a 'miracle': Botswana
- C.V. Soest / German Institute of Global and Area Studies, 2009
- Botswana has been dubbed an 'African miracle'. The country has been praised not only for maintaining a multiparty system and high growth rates since independence but also for its good governance record. In contrast to other African co...
- Is civil society a real vehicle for democratisation?
- G. Cawthra (ed); A. Du Pisani (ed); A. Omari (ed) / International Development Research Centre, 2007
- This study investigates the interface between security, at both the national and regional levels, and democratisation. The paper asserts that security and democratic governance are intertwined. The paper focuses particularly on&n...
- Criminal justice and imposition of the death penalty in Botswana
- International Federation for Human Rights, 2007
- Following an alert from the Botswana Centre for Human Rights (DITSHWANELO) regarding the secrecy surrounding the executions of death row prisoners, the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) sent an international fact findin...
- An evaluation of governance structures in Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe
- H. Melber (ed); G. Totemeyer; C.J. Makgala; S.J. Ndlovu-Gatsheni / Nordic Africa Institute / Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Uppsala, 2007
- This document is composed of three papers: the contributions on Namibia and Botswana look at the extent to which these countries are able to set standards in terms of well functioning democracies; the paper on Zimbabwe argues that the...
- Assessing governance capacity in water management in SADC region
- A. Earle; G. Lungu; D. Malzbender / Stockholm International Water Institute, 2008
- Enhancing governance in the water sector through improved integrity, accountability, and the application of anti-corruption measures constitute important tools for achieving poverty reduction and improving sustainable management of wa...
- Making sense of non-state justice systems in Southern Africa
- W. Schärf / Institute of Criminology, University of Cape Town, South Africa, 2003
- This report investigates non-state justice systems in six southern African countries: South Africa, Malawi, Botswana, Lesotho, Zambia and Mozambique. The report argues that contrary to the generally held view, much of the non-state ju...
- The role of traditional chiefs in development
- D. I. Ray; G. Eizlini / The Traditional Authority Applied Research Network, University of Calgary, 2004
- This paper evaluates the potential and the reality of traditional chiefs in contributing to development, based on a on a newspaper survey. It focuses on three major themes addressing the involvement of chiefs in development: Education...
- Ditshwanelo - the Botswana Centre for Human Rights
- DITSHWANELO is an advocacy organisation with a key role in the promotion and protection of human rights in Botswana society.