Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa

Vol.8, No.1





Letter from the Editor
About The Contributors



Potential Implications of the EU-CAP Reforms on the Botswana Beef Industry
By Botswiri Oupa Tsheko

Craft Industry Impacts on the Environment and a Community's Social Welfare: Masvingo-Ngundu Highway in Zimbabwe.
By Chingombe, W. and E. Pedzisai

An Evaluation of Stakeholder Participation in Catchment Planning. Case Study of Manyame Catchment Area, Zimbabwe.
By C. Mabiza, P. Taru, C.P. Gandidzanwa, and A.T. Kuvarega
Problem Animal Control Strategies in Human-Elephant Conflict Areas of Dande Communal Lands, Zimbabwe: A Study in Sustainability.
By Mupangwa, J.F., Nyabadza, T., Mberengwa, I. and Chaipa, I.
The Role of Maize Sub Sector as a Food Security Safety Net for Urban Households in Bindura Town of Mashonaland Central Province in Zimbabwe.
By Edward Mutandwa and Christopher Tafara Gadzirayi.
Community Response to the Counterpart Funding Policy in Poverty Reduction Projects in Ghana.
By Braimah, Imoro and Kwame Obeng Nti.
Discount Houses Operations, The Money Market and The Nigerian Economy: A Preliminary Investigation.
By C.B. Ezirim and F.E. Enefaa.
When Experience Matters: The Export Performance of Developing Countries' SMEs.
By Trond-Arne Borgersen
Forecasting Stock Prices Using a Weightless Neural Network.
By Nontokozo Mpofu.
Sustainable Development, Fast Track Legislation and American Foreign Trade Negotiations: The Case of Nafta and Its Implications for African and Central American Countries.
By Johnson, Kamalu A. and Ngozi C. Kamalu.
Structural Reform Measures and Primary School Enrolment in Cameroon.
By Njong Mom Aloysius and Kamguia Jean Michel.
A Baseline Socio-Economic Evaluation of an European Union Funded Project on use of Micro-Symbionts in Agroforestry Systems in Zimbabwe.
By Poshiwa, X., Nyoka, R., Chikumba, N., Gatsi, Tl, and Chakoma, I.
Awareness and Adoption of Tephrosia Vogellii and Nasturtium Trapaeolum for the Control of Cattle Parasites by the Smallholder Farmers in Upper Muzarabani District of Zimbabwe.
By Mwale, M., Tangwara, R., Mapiye, C., Mupangwa, J.F., Madzinga, E., Mapurisa, C., Mutenje, M., Katsinde, C.S., Nyakudya, I.W., and Mavunganidze, Z.
Use of Geo-Spatial Data for Sustainable Management of Solid Waste in Niamey, Niger.
By Yaw A. Twumasi, Andrew Manu, Tommy L. Coleman, Brian Schmid, and A. Moustapha.
Efficacy of the Botanical Pesticides, Derris elliptica, Capsicum frutescens and Tagetes minuta for the control of Brevicoryne brassicae in vegetables.
By Moyo, M., Nyakudya, I.W., Katsvanga, C.A.T., and Tafirei, R.
Effect of Extraction Temperature and Dilution of Solanum panduriforme in aphid (Brevicoryne brassicae) control.
By Katsvanga, C.A.T., Tafirei, R., Nyakudya, I.W., and Moyo, M.
The Competitiveness and Comparative Advantage of Zimbabwe's Fertilizer Industry in Producing Compound and Phosphate Fertilizers.
By V. Muringai, R. Mano, L. Rugube, R. Foti, M. Mutenje, and H.T. Mahaka.
Understanding Farmers: Explaining Soil and Water Conservation Behaviour in Small Holder Farmers in Southern Zimbabwe
By Munyaradzi Manjoro
Book Review

Chen, John-ren and David Sapsford (eds.), 2005. Global Development and Poverty Reduction: The challenge for International Institutions. Edward Elgar Publishers, Ltd. Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA. USA. Hardcover: Unknown. xx+ pp 320 + index.
Review by Valentine James

Page, Edward and John Proops (eds.), 2003. Environmental Thought: Current Issues in
Ecological Economics
. Edward Elgar. Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, MA., USA. Hardcover Price: Unknown. viii + pp. 298 + index.
Review by Valentine James
Brouwer, Floor (ed.), 2004. Sustaining Agriculture and the Rural Environment Governance, Policy and Multifunctionality. Edward Elgar. Cheltenham, U.K. Northampton, MA.
USA. Hardcover Price: Unknown xi + pp. 348 + index.
Review by Valentine James
Faure, Michael and Goran Skogh. 2003. The Economic Analysis of Environmental Policy and Law: An Introduction. Edward Elgar Publishers Ltd. Cheltenham, U.K. and
Northampton, MA, USA. Hardcover Price: Unknown. xiv + pp. 323. + index.
Review by Valentine James
Redclift, R. Michael and Graham Woodgate (eds.) 2005. New Development in Environmental Sociology. Edward Elgar Publishing, Ltd. Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, MA, USA. Hardcover Price: Unknown. xxvi + pp. 633 + index
Review by Valentine James
Dror, M. David and Alexander Preker (eds). Social Insurance: A New Approach to Sustainable Community Health Financing. The World Bank. Washington, DC and International Labor Office, Geneva. Paperback. Price: Unknown. xx +pp 494+ index.
Review by Valentine James
Bloch, Harry. 2003. (ed.) Growth and Development in the Global Economy. Edward Elgar. Cheltenham, U.K. and Northampton, MA, USA. Hardcover Price: Unknown. xii + pp. 250 + index.
Review by Valentine James
Gibellini, R. (1994). Paths of african theology, Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Books. $12.00 paper (out of print). v + 195 pp + bibliography + contributors + index
Review by Ojo Thompson