Pambazuka News 761: Elections and change: Eyes on Uganda and America
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Pambazuka News (English edition): ISSN 1753-6839
CONTENTS: 1. Features, 2. Comment & analysis, 3. Advocacy & campaigns, 4. Books & arts, 5. Jobs
Yoweri Museveni and the future of Uganda: Beyond 30 years of militarism
Horace G. Campbell
Is Uganda ready for change? Besigye, Museveni and Mbabazi to decide
Why I am supporting Bernie Sanders for President (and why you should too)
Alemayehu G. Mariam
Why Hillary Clinton doesn’t deserve the Black vote
Europe is built on corpses and plunder
World Bank punches South Africa’s poor and coddles the rich
Subsidised white capitalists, radical scholars and oppressed activists are amongst those who “must not be named”
Explaining Ethiopia’s soaring real estate and property prices
Operations and maintenance: A crisis in Africa
John O. Kakonge
Implementing biometric voter registration: The case for zimbabwe towards 2018
Taona E. Mwanyisa
Beyonce and the politics of cultural dominance
It’s time for African leaders to take decisive action on vaccines
Join the call for a feminist UN Secretary-General in 2016!
Protestors calling for justice for victims of 2013 protest killings beaten and detained by Sudan’s security agency in Khartoum
Refugee camps are factories for terrorists? Not really
Researcher - Southern Africa (1387)
Closing Date:14 February 2016 Location:Johannesburg Salary:$68,699
SENIOR ADVOCATE: UNITED NATIONS (AFRICA) (1417)
Closing Date:28 February 2016 Location:New York Type:Permanent Salary:$54,820
SENIOR ADVOCATE: UNITED NATIONS (MENA & EUROPE) (1416)
Closing Date:28 February 2016 Location:Geneva Type:Permanent Salary:CHF114,514
Vacancy: Director/Deputy Director - Centre for Advanced Studies of African Society (CASAS)
cc CS CASAS is an Africa-wide Research Centre based in Cape Town which co-ordinates and develops research on pre-eminently the languages of Africa. CASAS seeks applicants for the following positions: -
The Director/Deputy Director should be a person with strong scientific and administrative skills, with a doctorate degree in linguistics or related field, with a focus on African languages. Good computer skills are a requirement for this position. The person should have some experience in African languages orthographical research. He/she should be able to communicate in English. For purposes of its Africa-wide work, communication skills in French or Portuguese would be an added advantage.
Applications, including CVs and the names and addresses of three referees, should be addressed to:
The Chairperson, Board of CASAS Trustees, P.O. Box 359, Rondebosch, 7700, Cape Town, South Africa OR e-mailed to [email protected]
Applications should be received no later than 29 February 2016.
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