TITLE

African debt relief 'will boost UK work'

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Building Design;7/1/2005, Issue 1680, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the impact of the debt relief for Africa on British architects. Consideration of the move as a way to release large-scale funding for schools and hospitals; Benefits of the debt cancellation for Africans.
ACCESSION #
17568275

 

Related Articles

  • Getting Students Engaged About Africa. Shofar, Angelique // Black Issues in Higher Education;3/10/2005, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p8 

    Reports on the launch of a campaign against economic injustices toward African countries by the Africa Initiative Program of the American Friends Service Committee. Impact of repayment of external debt on African countries; Efforts in soliciting the participation of college students in the call...

  • Discretion in the "Backyard of Law": Case Handling of Debt Relief in Sweden. Larsson, Bengt; Jacobsson, Bengt // Professions & Professionalism;2013, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p1 

    This article explores discretion in welfare professional work. The aim is to analyse what room for discretionary decision-making that exist in case handling of debt relief at the Swedish Enforcement Authority (SEA). The analysis is guided by a conceptual distinction between structural and...

  • Iraq: G7 Defer Debt To End 2005.  // Emerging Markets Monitor;10/4/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 25, p15 

    Reports on a meeting made by central bankers and finance ministers from industrialized countries regarding their differences on the debt relief for Iraq, in October 2004. Members of the G7 group; Stand of France regarding the reduction of pre-war obligations; Amount in loans approved by the...

  • Live 8, grants and loans. Cohen, Daniel; Reisen, Helmut // OECD Observer;Jul2005, Issue 250, p17 

    Comments on the role of soft loans in spurring development and eradicating poverty. Conclusion of a United States Congress report of the International Financial Institution Advisory Commission that total cancellation of poor-country debt was essential for development; Agreement on debt relief...

  • The World Bank, Participation and PRSP: The Bolivian Case Revisited. Molenaers, Nadia; Renard, Robrecht // European Journal of Development Research;Dec2003, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p133 

    'Highly Indebted Poor Countries' can receive debt relief from bilateral and multilateral donors if, among other things, they produce a Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (PRSP). Civil society must be involved in the formulation of the PRSP. It is expected that the participation of civil society...

  • The Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative: Emerging Issues & Challenges for the Way Forward.  // African Business;May2007, Issue 331, p32 

    The article discusses emerging issues and challenges on the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI). The main objectives of the MDRI are to deepen debt relief to Highly Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) by providing 100 percent cancellation of eligible debt and compensating African Development...

  • THE IMPACT OF EXTERNAL DEBT BURDEN ON THE GROWTH OF AGRICULTURAL AND MANUFACTURING SECTORS IN THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY (1980 - 2008). Okosodo, L. A.; Isedu, M. O. // Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business;Jun2011, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p396 

    This paper investigates the impact of external debt burden on the growth of agricultural and manufacturing sectors of the Nigerian economy. The main objective of this study is to examine the impact of external debt burden on the growth of agricultural and manufacturing sectors of the Nigerian...

  • Debt Relief and Growth. Rajan, Raghuram // Finance & Development;Jun2005, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p56 

    Looks into the issue of establishing an optimal debt relief proposal for developing countries. Disadvantages of a country having a major debt; Discussion of how debt forgiveness can help boost a country's economic status;

  • IN PRAISE OF DEBT. Shipman, Alan // Prospect;Jul2005, Issue 112, p16 

    Reports on the discussion of debt relief for Third World countries during the summit of the Group of Eight member nations. Contention that debt cancellation has negative effects for those receiving it; Brainchild of the debt cancellation that will write off all the multilateral debt of...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics