Essays Tagged: "Zambia"

My Zambezi Valley

i Valley stands out most in my mind. The mighty Zambezi River forms the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia as they lie on the maps in our libraries. Few people have been graced the opportunity to be i ...

(4 pages) 71 0 3.9 Feb/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

"Zimbabwe achieved independence through a combination of negotiation and armed force". Discuss, for the period of 1965 to 1980. (70)

f growing Black Nationalism in Africa and recognised the right of secession in Rhodesia. Malawi and Zambia were now formed as separate countries; this was as a result of the Rhodesian Government's ref ... .Ian Smith, the Prime Minister of Rhodesia, demanded independence on the same grounds as Malawi and Zambia in 1964. Despite having promised Rhodesia their independence should the Federation dissolve, ...

(5 pages) 54 0 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Pygmies.

Pygmy groups are scattered throughout equatorial Africa, from Cameroon in the west to Zambia in the southeast. In Zaire, there are three main groups of Pygmies: the Tswa in the west, the ...

(4 pages) 41 1 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Economics of Zimbabwe (Pro's/Con's); Good Background of country/culture, sources included.

mbabwe's East to West respectively) and of course its neighbors' on its direct north and southwest, Zambia and South Africa. (9) The country, beautiful indeed, was once home to the legendary queen and ... w-a-days gold and iron are still mined along with many more surprise discoveries along the way. (9) Zambia only has copper on their ands, Nigeria only has oil, but Zimbabwe has coal in the area near V ...

(9 pages) 102 2 3.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Solution of the Menko case (finance)

Overview:The Zambian proposal is prima facie tempting. But in order to accurately evaluate its contribution to th ... ceed to our APV calculations, and given that the projected cash flow of the proposed facility is in Zambian dollars, and the proposed loan is in Yens, it is crucial for us - as consultants to the US p ... he inflation rate at the "home" country (the US - in our case), while is the inflation rate abroad (Zambia). We are told that over the forecast period inflation in the US stands at 3% per annum, while ...

(6 pages) 101 1 4.8 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Sources of slow growth in African countries

ountries. The dependency on one major export crop like tobacco in Zimbabwe, tea in Kenya, copper in Zambia and cocoa in Ghana leaves the country's export potential vulnerable due to changes in the wor ... he world market for the respective products. The fall or decline in the export prices for copper in Zambia in the early 1990s left the country facing massive balance of payments short falls, even up t ...

(8 pages) 101 1 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

ZAMBIA'S FIRST DRAFT ICT POLICY: A CRITIQUE

The first draft ICT Policy in Zambia comes at a moment when information society is receiving greater recognition as an engine for ... the world conference on information society held in Geneva in Switzerland towards the end of 2003. Zambia though represented at the conference needs to do a lot in order to exploit its strategic loca ... lding of capacity. This paper gives a chapter by chapter critique of the first draft ICT Policy for Zambia. Any shortcomings present are solely the responsibility of the author.CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTI ...

(20 pages) 79 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Meaning of a word

s free, and decide the future of generations to come. The independence of British colonies, such as Zambia in 1964, was finalized by a stroke of a pen at the bottom of the declaration.Think about it a ...

(5 pages) 78 0 4.2 Dec/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

TO WHAT EXTENT IS IT TRUE OR VALID THAT THE CONSTITUTION OF ZAMBIA ESTABLISHES THE PRESIDENT AS GOVERNMENT?

Throughout the development of Zambia one common feature has been inherent in the country's Constitutional legacy and this is the p ... swer this question and inquire whether the president is indeed the personification of government in Zambia. The quest for this answer will be undertaken by examining the historical background of Zambi ... e in which these powers are to be exercised or these duties are performed.A cardinal feature of the Zambian Constitutional system is the fact that it is a hybrid system which embodies both the Westmin ...

(17 pages) 21 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

To What extent had the Zambian leadership been the source of conflict in the year 1990?

A. A Plan of the investigationTo what extent had the Zambian leadership been the source of conflict in the year 1990?Zambia is a South Eastern African co ... t will focus on one year, 1990. The aim of this investigation is to find out to what extent had the Zambian leadership been the source of conflict in the year 1990. The investigation will cover the ca ... earch will use sources such as the internet to gather more information about the topic in question, Zambian newspapers from 1990, political songs and interviews from witnesses and political books. In ...

(12 pages) 37 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Deregowski.

ey understand pictures.Sample:Adults and children from an African country.Children from a school in Zambia.Procedure:African children were shown pictures which contained different depth cues. These in ... nd the study. The questions were asked in the subjects' native language.Another experiment involved Zambian schoolchildren copying a straightforward trident shape and a trident illusion figure.Results ...

(2 pages) 19 1 1.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

GE Foods: Are organics really a better solution?

nd many are worried about contamination and the spreading of GE crops affecting the original crops. Zambia has had public debates on the issue. The majority of small scale farmers said they would rath ...

(2 pages) 60 4 3.4 Dec/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

What Advantages & Disadvantages Are There About Genetically Modified Food?

potential in helping people who suffer from starvation around the world. However, countries such as Zambia who have a high percent of population suffering from starvation, have decided to cut off the ... ent of population suffering from starvation, have decided to cut off the imported foods of GMF's to Zambia with the UN, even though people are starving to death. Venezuela and Hungary have also cut of ...

(2 pages) 84 0 3.8 Dec/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

The Role of Foreign Aid

vel. The inadequacy of their income does not allocate money to be set aside for savings. Therefore, Zambians cannot generate savings to provide the kind of capital accumulation necessary for economic ... ic institutions needed for national well being and self determination (Curott). The African country Zambia is often cited as one such example of the destructive political effects of foreign aid. Afric ...

(5 pages) 55 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Different Between USA And My Country

consumer market operates, and lots of other similar things. One very big difference I have seen in Zambia and USA is in the way Cars are bought and sold on the market of these countries. First ... es. First of all there are several similarities between the ways cars are bought and sold in Zambia and USA. One very big similarity is that both countries sell a wide range of cars to satisfy ...

(2 pages) 388 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Different My Country And USA

consumer market operates, and lots of other similar things. One very big difference I have seen in Zambia and USA is in the way Cars are bought and sold on the market of these countries. First ... es. First of all there are several similarities between the ways cars are bought and sold in Zambia and USA. One very big similarity is that both countries sell a wide range of cars to satisfy ...

(2 pages) 349 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Emerald – Birthstone for the Month of May

found in “Egyptians Mines” and Austria can be found in many parts of the world including Zambia, Brazil, Zimbabwe, Madagascar, Pakistan, India, Afghanistan and Russia. Emeralds are very har ...

(2 pages) 1652 0 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geology & Geosciences

Aids in Africa

th HIV. Zimbabwe life expectancy has dropped from 65 to 43 years as a direct result of HIV/AIDS. In Zambia one quarter of the city population is infected and one in seven people are infected in rural ... ural adjustment directives.Collective action at community level has been encouraged in Tanzania and Zambia, as across much of the continent, precisely because of the limited capacity of governments to ...

(18 pages) 18 0 0.0 May/2011

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Marriage

ity. The essay discusses the factors that influence marriage and divorce, the current statistics in Zambia and how they compare with those for the year 2000, the uses of those statistics and the possi ... woman in the appropriate age groups.The current statistics as of the year 2010, marital status for Zambia was analyzed for the population aged 15 years and older. The population of people aged 15 yea ...

(11 pages) 5 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Art Essays