Sökning: "West Africa"

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  1. 1. Regional Power Asymmetries and their Effects on Regional Integration: The Case of ECOWAS

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Axel Fégeant; [2022]
    Nyckelord :Trade integration; Africa; ECOWAS; Hegemon; Nigeria; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : African regional trade integration remains an understudied field as most of the theories and concepts applied to the phenomenon have been largely drawn in the background of the European context. This study aims to study the Economic Community of West African States by applying a new theoretical approach that posits that there are two logics for developing countries to integrate regionally, an extra-regional and intraregional. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Sustainable and Circular Business Models: Textiles in West Africa

    Magister-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Amanda Björkdahl; [2022]
    Nyckelord :sustainable business models; circular economy; West Africa; ECOWAS; business model innovation; textile and clothing industry; secondhand clothing; textile waste; sustainable business model pattern taxonomy; 45 SBM patterns; modèles d affaires durables; économie circulaire; Afrique de l Ouest; CEDEAO; innovation de modèle d affaires; industrie du textile et de l habillement; vêtements d occasion; déchets textiles; taxonomie des modèles d affaires durables;

    Sammanfattning : West Africa’s textile and clothing (T&C) industries have persevered through the decline following the economic liberalization policies in the 1980s. This thesis seeks to explore the sustainable and circular business models which exist in the West African region. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Ghana’s Fourth Republic and Transition to Democracy : A study by the “Two-turnover test” of Ghana’s transition to democratic governance

    Magister-uppsats, Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Zaccheus Idun; [2022]
    Nyckelord :Democracy; Transition to democracy; Third wave countries; Two-turnover test; National Elections and Ethnocentrism;

    Sammanfattning : Transition to democracy have been a complex and difficult process for many thirdwave democratic countries across the globe. In Ghana, past military governments, role of political parties, rule of law, ethnocentrism and human rights abuses and have played a key role in Ghana’s 1992 Constitution and fourth attempt to democratic governance. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Mobile e-commerce application for the West African market

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Författare :Victor Annell; Kimiya Ata; Rohat Bedikanli; Aishwarya Gupta; Gustav Pettersson; [2022]
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    Sammanfattning : I västvärlden finns det ett överflöde av e-handel applikationer där användare kan köpa och sälja olika produkter och tjänster, både nya och använda. En del av världen där dessa applikationer inte är tillgängliga i samma skala som västvärlden är Västafrika. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Female Hip-Hop in the Sufi Community of Taalibe Bay : Interpretative analysis of the Sufi symbolism and meaning behind two music videos

    Magister-uppsats, Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Elisabeth Perra; [2022]
    Nyckelord :Sufism; Islam; Hip-Hop; Women; rapper; Senegal; Ibrahim Niasse; Taalibe Bay; Africa; Videos;

    Sammanfattning : Senegal is a country in West Africa that is 95% Muslim and where Islam is deeply linked to hip-hop music. According to existing academic research, the emerging rappers in the artistic and cultural scene in Dakar are men and belong to the Sufi Taalibe Bay brotherhood, whose founder Ibrahim Niasse (1900-1975) is considered the spiritual leader of the rappers. LÄS MER