Overview Southern Africa

by The Africa Fund
New York, New York, United States
May 30, 1995
15 pages
Type: Pamphlet
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa, Southern Africa, Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Contents:  Southern Africa • A Regional Strategy for Progress • U.S. Policy • U.S. Assistance • Country Profile Republic of South Africa • Overview • Struggle for Democracy • Government • Economy • Social Development • Transforming the Economy • Reconstruction and Development • Country Profile Republic of Namibia • Government • History • Economy • Social Development • Relations with the United States • Country Profile Republic of Zimbabwe • Government • History • Economy • Social Development • Relations with the United States • The report discusses the Southern African Development Coordination Conference (SADCC), mining, U.S. investment and trade, the U.S. Department of Commerce, development assistance, US AID, the Development Fund for Africa (DFA), the Clinton budget, apartheid, the African National Congress (ANC), the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC), the release of long-term political prisoners, Nelson Mandela, Parliament, the National Assembly, a Constitutional Assembly, national government, provincial government, municipal government, Gross Domestic Product (GDP), the National Party (NP), the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), black business, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), housing, education, healthcare, the Reconstruction and Development Program (RDP), the Reagan administration, constructive engagement, U.S. Agency for International Development (US AID), black private enterprise development, the Duncan Village Residents Association, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Ford, Samcor, IBM, U.S. economic links, Sam Nujoma, the South West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO), the National Council, the National Assembly, Hage Geingob, the Democratic Turnhalle Alliance, Democratic Coalition of Namibia, Monitor Action Group, the United Democratic Front of Namibia, regional councils, local elections, colonialism, the struggle for independence, unemployment, income distribution, commercial agriculture, subsistence agriculture, education, health, housing and land, President Robert Gabriel Mugabe, the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front (ZANU-PF), Joshua Nkomo, the Zimbabwe African People's Union (ZAPU). the ZANU-Ndonga party, colonization, Cecil Rhodes, Southern Rhodesia, Lobengula, the British South Africa Company, the Ndebele, the Shona, Matabeleland, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), U.S. companies, Caltex Petroleum, Colgate Palmolive Co., Coca Cola Co., Johnson & Johnson, Merck, H.J. Heinz Co., and Union Carbide Corp.
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to The Africa Fund).
Collection: Peter Weiss (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections