International Journal of Technology Management, 45 (1/2), 2009 (Special Issue: Knowledge and Technology Management for Sustainable Development in Africa)

[Deutscher Titel: International Journal of Technology Management, 45 (1/2), 2009 (Spezial: Wissens- und Technologiemanagement für die nachhaltige Entwicklung Afrikas (Text übersetzen: Deutsch)]

International Journal of Technology Management (IJTM), Volume 45 – Issue 1/2 – 2009

Special Issue on Knowledge and Technology Management for Sustainable Development in Africa (Guest Editor: Dr. Allam Ahmed)

PART I: REGIONAL DIMENSIONS

1 – 9 Managing knowledge and technology for sustainable development in Africa
Allam Ahmed

10 – 26 Knowledge management as an enabler of change and innovation in Africa
Allam Ahmed, Sherine Ghoneim, Ronald Kim

27 – 49 The knowledge economy: concept, global trends and strategic challenges for Africa in the quest for sustainable development
Jerry Kolo

50 – 61 Technology development and knowledge spillover in Africa: evidence using patent and citation data
Chun-Yao Tseng

62 – 81 Building the African information society
Sherif Kamel

82 – 101 Building open access in Africa
Williams E. Nwagwu, Allam Ahmed

PART II: COUNTRY-SPECIFIC PERSPECTIVES

102 – 113 Universities and scientific research in the Maghreb states: power politics and innovation systems
Abdelkader Djeflat

114 – 122 Enhancing innovation for sustainable growth and competitiveness in North African countries
Mohand-Said Oukil

123 – 140 What drives innovation? Inferences from an industry-wide survey in Nigeria
A.A. Egbetokun, W.O. Siyanbola, M. Sanni, O.O. Olamade, A.A. Adeniyi, I.A. Irefin

141 – 155 Reinforcing experiential learning with training culture as an innovative governance strategy in informal microfinance institutions
Emmanuel Mbebeb Fomba

156 – 176 Information, knowledge and technology management: national information technology policies for sustainable development
Muhammed A. Badamas

177 – 195 Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and development information for professional women in Zambia
Felesia Mulauzi, Kendra S. Albright

196 – 214 Seed systems for African food security: linking molecular genetic analysis and cultivator knowledge in West Africa
Paul Richards, Martien De Bruin-Hoekzema, Stephen G. Hughes, Comfort Kudadjie-Freeman, Samuel Kwame Offei, Paul C. Struik, Afio Zannou

215 – 225 Inconsistency of food security information in Sudan
Allam Ahmed, Abdelrazig E. Mohamed, Adam E. Ahmed

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