Courses 2014

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Course NameSupplemental Seminar for "Global Cooperation"
InstructorAbel Atiti
MajorMajor Subjects
Course goalsThis course examines development and globalization issues in Africa from various perspectives. Through interactive workshops, the participants will discuss these issues and relate them to the Japanese development experience.
Course outlineEconomic development, Globalization, urban and rural development, ODA to Africa, Foreign Aid to Africa, Case studies of ODA to Africa, Social development
Evaluation Scale and PoliciesWorkshop presentation and group reports
Texts, materials, and suppliesDiverse kinds of reading materials will be distributed including UNU textbooks.
RemarkPart-time Lecturer
Course Schedule/Plan12 April
19 April
Drivers of economic development in Africa
26 April
Economic development: Interactive workshop
10 May
Globalization and trade in Africa
17 May
Effects of globalization on economy: workshop
24 May
Urban development and challenges: case studies
31 May
Discussion on urbanization
7 June
Rural development in Africa: case studies
14 June
Rural development: workshop and discussion
21 June
ODA to Africa
28 June
ODA to Africa: workshop on case studies
5 July
Links to Poverty and foreign aid
12 July
Causes of poverty in Africa: workshop
19 July
Social and cultural Development
26 July
Wrap-up Session