Botswana

Flag of BotswanaBotswana, officially the Republic of Botswana, is a landlocked country in Southern Africa. Formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland, Botswana adopted its new name after becoming independent within the Commonwealth on 30 September 1966. Since then, they maintain a tradition of stable representative republic, with a consistent record of uninterrupted democratic elections and the best perceived corruption ranking in Africa since at least 1998. It is currently Africa's oldest continuous democracy.
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Development

  • Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis (BIDPA) is a non-governmental research organization working on development policy analysis and capacity building. Its website provides access to its library catalogue and BIDPA publications.Botswana Inst. for Development Policy Analysis
  • The overarching objective of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group is to spur sustainable economic development and social progress in its regional member countries (RMCs), thus contributing to poverty reduction.African Development Bank Group

Food, water, land and health

  • UNAIDS is leading the global effort to end AIDS as a public health threat by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Development Goals.UN Aids
  • Free online database and additional resources of health and human rights law.Health and Human Rights resources
  • The DHS Program provides decision makers and program managers with the information necessary to plan, monitor and evaluate population, health, and nutrition programs.USAID Democratic and Health Surveys
  • The UN World Health Organisation regional offices in Africa. WHO Regional Offices in Africa
  • The African Union Center for Disease Control and prevention.Africa CDC

Other data and statistics

  • The Global Slavery Index provides a map, country by country, of the estimated prevalence of modern slavery, together with information about the steps each government has taken to respond to this issue. This information allows an objective comparison and assessment of both the problem and adequacy of the response in 167 countries.Global Slavery Index

Publications

  • EADI, the European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes, is the leading European network in the field of development research and training. The EADI Research Monitor is a publication database for development research.EADI Research Monitor
  • Science Magazine website.Science Magazine
  • A list of free, Africa-related journals, provided by the ASCL Library.Free Africa-related journals

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06/05/2020 - 17:15

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[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Minister of Agriculture Development...
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[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) is...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Donors to the COVID-19 Relief Fund...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President, Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi has...
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[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Parents of Nyangagbwe Primary...
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[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Upcoming R&B as well as Hip-hop music...
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[Botswana Daily News] Kanye -Kanye ministers' fraternal chairperson...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Eight road accident fatalities were...
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[Botswana Daily News] Orapa -Companies that failed to pay employees...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Some 94 Batswana, who were left...
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[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -The re-opening of liquor outlets...
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[Botswana Daily News] Motokwe -Mr Computer Semmee of SEMS Investments...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Debswana First Division North (FDN)...
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[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakane -Batswana have been urged to...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Application for Omang (Identity card...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Minister of Environment, Natural...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Cycling Association is...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Avid Bible readers may recall a...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Batswana have been warned that...
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[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Francistown Choppies Cluster...
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[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The number of beneficiaries of COVID-...
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[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi -Rebels social club has donated 100...
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06/03/2020 - 17:13
[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Ministry of International Affairs...
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