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OSSREA - Call for Abstracts/Proposals on Four Issues

February 14, 2012

OSSREA would like to invite researchers to submit abstracts/proposals and provide research grant to successful applicants to conduct studies on the following and related four issues:

1 – Urban Youth Unemployment in Eastern and Southern Africa: Nature, Challenges and Consequences:

OSSREA would like to support researchers who have conducted/will conduct comparative and intensive studies on problems and consequences of urban youth unemployment and produce book chapters.

For more info read the call for abstracts @ http://www.ossrea.net/images/stories/ossrea/urban-youth-unemployment.doc

2 – The Nexus between Gender and Energy in sub-Saharan Africa:

OSSREA is planning to have a book project that will include case studies from sub-Saharan African countries on the gender-energy nexus. Researchers are invited to write case studies on any one of the countries of Eastern and Southern Africa.

For more info read the call for abstracts @ http://www.ossrea.net/images/stories/ossrea/gender-poverty-2012.doc

3 – Managing Coastal Areas in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) Region:

OSSREA is planning to produce a book that examines the existing environmental challenges as well as the development opportunities of the countries of the coastal regions. The Western Indian Ocean (WIO) Region will constitute our empirical object of study. Authors are invited to write book chapters focusing on any one of the WIO countries.

For more info read the call for abstracts @ http://www.ossrea.net/images/stories/ossrea/managing-coastal-areas.doc

4 – International Migration and Development: Sub Saharan Africa in Perspective:

OSSREA would like to invite researchers to submit proposals and provide research grant to successful applicants to conduct studies on International Migration and Development: Sub Saharan Africa in Perspective

For more info read the call for proposals @ http://www.ossrea.net/images/stories/ossrea/international-migration-development-2012.doc