The Africa Mining Vision: Beyond Official Development Aid and Partnerships

Approaching 2020, geopolitical order is experiencing widespread disruptions that are creating flux in global power structures. This, along with economic and political progress across Africa, creates an opportunity for states to make structural change in the extractive industries through the implementation of the Africa Mining Vision (AMV). Development in African states has been curtailed firstContinue reading “The Africa Mining Vision: Beyond Official Development Aid and Partnerships”

GLOBAL GOVERNANCE, HUMAN SECURITY, and CHALLENGES TO SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

GLOBAL GOVERNANCE, HUMAN SECURITY, and CHALLENGES TO SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Jason J. McSparren 12.12.2019 Quincy, MA Global governance and human security are contested terms. Definitions for these terms are debated. I will explain my working conceptualization of them here. Global governance is a liberal democratic concept that theorizes civil society as empowered to take part inContinue reading “GLOBAL GOVERNANCE, HUMAN SECURITY, and CHALLENGES TO SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT”