The book brings together a number of leading experts in the fields of public law, political science, and democratization studies to discuss problems of accountability, identify ways of making African governments accountable, and describe the extent to which these mechanisms work in practice. It presents new knowledge about legal and political developments in a number of African countries that is relevant to the policy goal of developing and deepening democratic governance and accountable government on the continent.
Accountable Government in Africa will be of interest to anyone with an interest in democracy and governance on the African continent, including students and practitioners in the fields of public law, public administration, political studies, and African studies.
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Danwood Mzikenge Chirwa is Professor at the University of Cape Town, specialising in economic . Human rights under the Malawian Constitution (Juta & Co Ltd, 2011) 555 pages
Danwood Mzikenge Chirwa is Professor at the University of Cape Town, specialising in economic, social and cultural rights, children’s rights, international human rights law and comparative African constitutional and administrative law. He holds a PhD from the University of the Western Cape, an LLM from the University of Pretoria, and an LLB from the University of Malawi. Human rights under the Malawian Constitution (Juta & Co Ltd, 2011) 555 pages.
In Chirwa, Danwood M; Nijzink, Lia (ed. Cape Town: UCT Press. The article traces the roots of this legal and political victory back to the debates about the inclusion of the sexual orientation clause in the South African Constitution and points to the importance of the distinct (conservative) legal strategy employed by the National Coalition for Gay and Lesbian Equality in achieving full partnership rights for all.
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This book addresses a key issue that confronts emerging democracies in Africa: how .
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