Dear Editor

I am pleased to announce the publication of The Routledge Handbook of African Development;

Tony Binns, Kenneth Lynch and Etienne Nel (eds.) 2018

The Routledge Handbook of African Development

Routledge, London, 700pp

ISBN: 978-1-138-89029-9 (hbk)

ISBN: 978-1-315-71248-2 (ebk)

The book comprises 50 original chapters on aspects such as demography, education, diaspora, health challenges, water resources, regional integration, aid and debt, rural development, food security, mining, conflict and post-conflict, inequality and corruption.

Several of the authors are currently working in universities in Australia and New Zealand.

Best wishes

Tony Binns

Professor J.A.(Tony) Binns  FRGS, FNZGS, FHEA
Ron Lister Chair of Geography

President (2008-2016), Commonwealth Geographical Bureau
President (2010-2011), New Zealand Geographical Society
President (1994-1995), The Geographical Association (UK)

Visiting Professorial Fellow, School of Global Studies, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK

Otago Global Health Institute, Leadership Group

Series Editor, Routledge Perspectives on Development

Chair, International Editorial Advisory Board, Australasian Review of African Studies

Africa Commission- International Geographical Union, Steering Committee

Hon. Chief Manjawah of Sandor (Sierra Leone)

Department of Geography/Te Ihowhenua
University of Otago
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