Monthly Archives: April 2013

Preventing Malaria: Because a Shot can Tear the Net

Using nets as the primary source of malaria prevention has gained tremendous momentum and currency in various parts of Sub-Saharan Africa. You might have seen such a poster: And/or you may have chanced upon an advert like this one: Then … Continue reading

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How to Motivate Bribery for Better Performance among the Ghana Police (Motor-Transport Division)

Ayi Kwei Armah’s The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born ends with a scene in which a soldier stops a trɔtrɔ; then some ostensibly commonplace exchanges occur. Here is some background: Kwame Nkrumah’s government has just been overthrown by the … Continue reading

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