The LINK Centre at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, and Balancing Act, London, undertook research into consumer protection regulation in the ICT sector.
Health research in the South is mostly funded and directed by institutions in the North, and is not necessarily related to priority health needs as recognized by those in the South.
In West Africa, peace agreements have generally proven fragile and volatile (on average, they do not last more than five years). This cycle of ever-changing conflict and violence hinders development significantly.
Research for Health Systems Strengthening in West Africa : workshop report, March 16 - 18, 2011, Dakar, Senegal
Results of the assessment demonstrated an overwhelming need for support particularly in Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Mali and Sierra Leone.Published dateSunday, January 2, 2011 - 05:00