Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa

Vol.14, No.6, 2012

Letter from the Editor-in-Chief
About the Contributors
ARTICLES
ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES PAYMENTS AND MARKETS IN DRY REGIONS OF MAHENYE CAMPFIRE, ZIMBABWE
By: Ephraim Chifamba

COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF ENVIRONMENTAL DISCLOSURES IN OIL AND GAS AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES IN NIGERIA
By: Victor Chiedu Oba and Musa Inuwa Fodio

BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION VERSUS ARTISANAL GOLD MINING: A CASE STUDY OF CHIMANIMANI NATIONAL PARK, ZIMBABWE
By: Edson Gandiwa and Patience Gandiwa
CLIMATE CHANGE, ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES AND POVERTY REDUCTION IN NIGERIA
By: Ben E. Aigbokhan
ASSESSING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF SETTLING PONDS IN TREATING MINE EFFLUENT: A CASE OF MUROWA DIAMONDS MINE
By: Demberere Tendai, Mutengu Sherman, Ncozana Tatenda and Rashiti Morris
DETERMINANTS OF URBAN POOR HOUSING TYPES IN MAKOKO AREA, LAGOS
By: Omoayena Yadua
ENERGY AND CLIMATE CHANGE: CRITICAL REFLECTION ON THE AFRICAN CONTINENT
By: Ayodele Temitope Raphael, Olanrewaju Oludolapo Akanni and Jimoh Abdul-Ganiyu Adisa
BIOREMEDIATION WITH THE WATER HYACINTH (EICHHORNIA CRASSIPES): A PANACEA FOR RIVER POLLUTION IN THE CITY OF MASVINGO (ZIMBABWE)?
By: Phanankosi Moyo and Jemitias Mapira
AN ANALYSIS OF TRAVEL FREQUENCY USING THE COM-POISSON REGRESSION MODEL - IMPLICATIONS FOR ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT IN MAURITIUS
By: Riad Sultan and Naushad Mamode Khan
TRANSACTIONAL LOSS OF LAND THREATENING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF LIVELIHOODS IN THE URBAN MASERU
By: Moses Daemane and Keneuoe Mot'soen
LAGOS MEGACITY OR MEGA-SLUM? TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE LAGOS MEGACITY DEVELOPMENT: SOME BASIC PLANNING CONSIDERATIONS
By: Abiola Labisi
INTEGRATION OF THE INDIGENOUS AND THE SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE SYSTEMS FOR CONSERVATION OF BIODIVERSITY: SIGNIFICANCES OF THEIR DIFFERENT WORLDVIEWS AND THEIR WIN-LOSS RELATIONSHIP
By: Sosthenes Ruheza and Zuena Kilugwe
THE LAND TENURE SYSTEM AND THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPLICATIONS ON ZIMBABWEAN SOCIETY: EXAMINING THE PRE-COLONIAL TO POST-INDEPENDENT ZIMBABWEAN THINKING AND POLICIES THROUGH HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY
By: Ishmael Makanyisa, Munamato Chemhuru and Erasmus Masitera
THE SOCIO-ECOLOGICAL IMPACTS OF MUSHANDIKE DAM, MASVINGO, ZIMBABWE
By: Rachel Gwazani, Edson Gandiwa, Patience Gandiwa, Victor Mhaka, Tinoziva Hungwe and Maxwell Muza
ZIMBABWE'S ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION POLICY AND THE QUEST FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
By: Jemitias Mapira
PUBLIC-PRIVATE-PEOPLE PARTNERSHIP FOR SUSTAINABLE PORTABLE WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM IN NIGERIA
By: Lanre Tajudeen Ajibade, Oluwatoyosi Olaide Ayeni and Iyabode Munirat Ahmed

SUSTAINABILITY OF RURAL WATER SCHEMES IN SWAZILAND
By: Sizwe Nkambule and Graciana Peter

TRANSBOUNDARY NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND DISTRIBUTION OF RIGHTS AND BENEFITS TO LOCAL COMMUNITIES ON THE ZIMBABWE-SOUTH AFRICAN BORDER
By: Ephraim Chifamba
LIVING WITH WILDLIFE AND ASSOCIATED CONFLICTS IN A CONTESTED AREA WITHIN THE NORTHERN GONAREZHOU NATIONAL PARK, ZIMBABWE
By: Edson Gandiwa, Patience Gandiwa and Never Muboko
THE CHALLENGES OF EFFECTIVE ENVIRONMENTAL ENFORCEMENT AND COMPLIANCE IN THE NIGER DELTA REGION OF NIGERIA
By: Zephaniah Osuyi Edo
ENVIRONMENT, DEVELOPMENT AND CULTURE: THE CHALLENGES OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT ON CULTURAL LANDSCAPES
By: Munyaradzi Mawere, Munyaradzi Elton Sagiya, Tapiwa Raymond Mubaya, T. Musindo Tendai, Ezekiel Mtetwa, and Henry Chiwaura
INSTITUTIONAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR MANAGING SOLID WASTE IN THE SHAMA-AHANTA-EAST METROPOLIS, GHANA
By: Simon Mariwah