China's impact on the African renaissance : the baobab grows

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Full title: China's impact on the African renaissance : the baobab grows / Kobus Jonker, Bryan Robinson.
Main Authors: Jonker, Kobus, (Author)
, Robinson, Bryan, (Author)
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505 0 0 |a Machine generated contents note:  |g 1.  |t China in Africa: New Colonists or Facilitators of Development and Growth --  |g 1.1.  |t Perceptions in the African Media --  |g 1.2.  |t The `Complementary Development' Approach of China in Africa --  |g 1.2.1.  |t A Historical Overview on Relations Between Africa and China --  |g 1.2.2.  |t The Facilitating Role of the FOCAC in China's Policy Towards Africa --  |g 1.3.  |t Synergies Between Chinese Policy and the African Union and United Nations Development Goals --  |g 1.4.  |t Chinese Aid and Investment Approach --  |g 1.5.  |t The Potential Outcomes of China's Engagement in Africa --  |g 1.6.  |t Conclusion: The African Agenda --  |t References --  |g 2.  |t Renewal of Africa: The African Tree of Organic Growth Paradigm --  |g 2.1.  |t The African Renaissance and Organic Growth --  |g 2.1.1.  |t The African Tree of Organic Growth --  |g 2.2.  |t The Core Resources, Assets and Structures Necessary for Growth (Roots of the Tree) --  |g 2.2.1.  |t Natural and People Resources --  |g 2.2.2.  |t Location, Geopolitical Importance and Critical Assets --  |g 2.2.3.  |t Political and Economic Structures --  |g 2.2.4.  |t Cultural and Social Structure --  |g 2.3.  |t The Creation of Growth Channels to Produce Wealth (Trunk of the Tree) --  |g 2.4.  |t Creating Prosperity and Wealth for African Nations (Leaves and Fruit) --  |t References --  |g 3.  |t Economic Growth and Diversification Fuelling Development in Africa --  |g 3.1.  |t The Challenge and Potential of Economic Growth in Africa --  |g 3.1.1.  |t Prominent Growth Sectors --  |g 3.1.2.  |t Economic Transformation and Growth Drivers --  |g 3.2.  |t Alternative Paths to Growth and Development in Africa --  |g 3.3.  |t Organic Growth in Africa: Impact of China on Growth and Diversification --  |g 3.4.  |t The Case of Kenya --  |g 3.4.1.  |t Economic Growth and Diversification --  |g 3.4.2.  |t Impact of China on the Organic Growth of Kenya --  |g 3.5.  |t The Case of Nigeria --  |g 3.5.1.  |t Economic Growth and Diversification in Nigeria --  |g 3.5.2.  |t Impact of China on the Organic Growth of Nigeria --  |g 3.6.  |t Lessons Learned from the Kenyan and Nigerian Case Studies --  |t References --  |g 4.  |t Infrastructure: The Most Important Enabler of Organic Growth in Africa --  |g 4.1.  |t The Impact of Infrastructural Utilities on Organic Growth --  |g 4.2.  |t Infrastructure Shortcomings in Africa --  |g 4.2.1.  |t Power --  |g 4.2.2.  |t Water and Sanitation --  |g 4.2.3.  |t Information and Communication Technology (ICT) --  |g 4.2.4.  |t Transport Infrastructure --  |g 4.3.  |t China: The World Leader in Infrastructure Investment --  |g 4.4.  |t China's Impact on Infrastructure Development in Africa --  |g 4.5.  |t Providing Africa with Integrated Transport Infrastructure --  |g 4.5.1.  |t China's First Major Investment in Africa's Infrastructure: The Case of the Tan -- Zam Railway Line --  |g 4.5.2.  |t Integrated Transport Infrastructure Development in Ethiopia --  |g 4.5.3.  |t Can a Road Change the Lives of Poor Rural People in Africa? The Case of Lesotho --  |g 4.6.  |t The Contribution and Consequences of China's Infrastructural Investments --  |t References --  |g 5.  |t The Role of Effective Governments and Institutions --  |g 5.1.  |t Democracy and Dictatorships --  |g 5.1.1.  |t Losing Hope in Zimbabwe, Finding Hope in The Gambia and Savouring the Success of Ghana --  |g 5.1.2.  |t Chinese Peacekeeping Efforts in Africa --  |g 5.1.3.  |t China's Non-interference Policy --  |g 5.2.  |t Core Institutions --  |g 5.3.  |t Policies for Development --  |g 5.3.1.  |t Poverty Alleviation --  |g 5.3.2.  |t Adopting a Workfare Approach in Job Creation --  |g 5.3.3.  |t Infrastructure --  |g 5.3.4.  |t Agricultural Policies --  |g 5.3.5.  |t Industrial Policies --  |g 5.3.6.  |t Education --  |g 5.3.7.  |t Health and Healthcare Finance --  |g 5.3.8.  |t Fiscal and Monetary Policies --  |g 5.3.9.  |t Allowing the Market to Function --  |g 5.4.  |t Why Policies Fail: Poor Planning and Service Delivery Inefficiencies in Public Administration --  |g 5.4.1.  |t Why Government Policies Fail: Corruption --  |g 5.5.  |t Concluding Remarks --  |g 5.6.  |t China's Impact --  |t References --  |g 6.  |t A Skilled and Educated Workforce for Africa --  |g 6.1.  |t A Well-Educated and Skilled Workforce: The Key to Sustainable Growth and Prosperity in Africa? --  |g 6.1.1.  |t Quality and Relevant Education --  |g 6.1.2.  |t Preparing the Growing Youth Population of Africa for Growth and Employment --  |g 6.2.  |t China in African Education --  |g 6.2.1.  |t Higher Education and Academic Partnerships --  |g 6.2.2.  |t The Effectiveness and Role of Chinese Confucius Institutes and Cultural Centres --  |g 6.3.  |t A Case Study on the Impact of China on Employment Creation and Technology Transfer in North Africa --  |g 6.3.1.  |t The Case of Algeria --  |g 6.3.2.  |t The Case of Egypt --  |g 6.4.  |t A Case Study on the Impact of China on Local Employment in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) --  |g 6.4.1.  |t The Case of Angola --  |g 6.4.2.  |t The Case of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) --  |g 6.5.  |t China and the Development of a Productive Work Force for Africa: Closing Remarks --  |t References --  |g 7.  |t Developing a Sustainable Africa through Green Growth --  |g 7.1.  |t Interpreting Sustainability --  |g 7.1.1.  |t The World at Risk in the Face of Global Climate Change --  |g 7.2.  |t Environmental Concerns in Africa --  |g 7.2.1.  |t Deforestation and Desertification in Africa --  |g 7.2.2.  |t Pollution and Waste: Africa's Beautiful Sunsets and Toxic Air --  |g 7.3.  |t China's Environmental Impact on Africa --  |g 7.3.1.  |t China Takes Cognisance of Environmental Issues while Africa Lags Behind --  |g 7.3.2.  |t Concerns Regarding the Negative Environmental Impact of China's Investments in Africa --  |g 7.4.  |t Examples of China's Impact on Sustainability in Africa --  |g 7.4.1.  |t Learning from China's Switch from Fossil Fuel to Clean Energy --  |g 7.4.2.  |t Water: The Essence of Life --  |g 7.4.3.  |t Food Insecurity in the Fertile Lands of Africa --  |g 7.5.  |t China's Impact --  |t References --  |g 8.  |t Improving the Human Well-Being of All Africans --  |g 8.1.  |t Towards Improved Well-Being for Africa --  |g 8.1.1.  |t Poverty Alleviation --  |g 8.1.2.  |t Food Security --  |g 8.1.3.  |t Health and Education Disparities --  |g 8.1.4.  |t War, Law and Order --  |g 8.1.5.  |t Living Standards --  |g 8.1.6.  |t Economic Inequality --  |g 8.1.7.  |t Inequality in Human Rights and Human Capability --  |g 8.2.  |t Analysis of China's Contribution to Improving the Well-Being of African People --  |g 8.3.  |t Case Study: China Makes a Decided Impact in Its Response to the Ebola Epidemic in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone --  |g 8.4.  |t Case Study: Caring for Displaced Somalians --  |g 8.5.  |t Case Study: A Critique of the Impact of Chinese Mining Operations on Social Wealth and Capital in Africa --  |g 8.6.  |t China's Impact --  |t References --  |g 9.  |t Integrated Organic Growth: The Cases of Cameroon and Mauritius --  |g 9.1.  |t The Case of Cameroon --  |g 9.1.1.  |t Historical Overview of Cameroon's and China's Relationship --  |g 9.1.2.  |t The Impact of China on the Integrated Growth and Development of Cameroon --  |g 9.2.  |t The Case of Mauritius --  |g 9.2.1.  |t The Historical Relationship Between Mauritius and China --  |g 9.2.2.  |t The Impact of China on the Integrated Growth and Development of Mauritius --  |g 9.3.  |t Closing Remarks on the Integration of Organic Growth in Both Countries and the Impact of China on This Process --  |t References --  |g 10.  |t The Impact of China on the African Renaissance: Let the Baobab Grow... --  |g 10.1.  |t Growth in Africa: The Evolving Paradigm --  |g 10.1.1.  |t Moving from `Economic Growth' to `Inclusive Growth' in Africa --  |g 10.1.2.  |t Moving Towards the Paradigm of `Organic Growth' --  |g 10.2.  |t Engagement and the Impact of China on the Organic Growth in Africa --  |g 10.2.1.  |t Does China's Own Experience as a Developmental State Offer Lessons for the Growth of Africa? --  |g 10.2.2.  |t The Fallacies and Facts About the Impact of China in Africa --  |g 10.3.  |t Responsibility for the Future of Africa --  |g 10.3.1.  |t The `African Responsibility' --  |g 10.3.2.  |t Responsibility of China in the Future Development of Africa --  |g 10.4.  |t Concluding Remarks --  |t References. 
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