Africa & Development
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October 26, 2021

Cátia Baptista and the humanitarian crisis in Ceuta

Cátia Baptista, Scientific Director of the Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center, was asked by TVI24, Expresso and SIC Notícias to comment on the humanitarian crisis in Ceuta, how the phenomenon will likely worsen over the following years, and how Europe must create public mechanisms to allow young people to legally migrate.‍

Cátia Batista

Cátia Batista

Associate Professor of Economics at Nova SBE | Scientific Director of NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center

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17. Partnerships for the goals
1. No poverty
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Incentives of Community Health Agents in Guinea-Bissau

How can healthcare be most effective in developing countries? Which health-related information should be provided and how? The NOVAFRICA research project in Guinea Bissau study this issue.

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Technology transfer in rice crop in Mozambique: from research to farmers

Adoption and diffusion of agricultural inputs are the stimuli for boosting yields and improve food security and nutrition in households in Mozambique. In his PhD thesis, Paulo Guilherme focuses on finding out the rice technology transfer setbacks, investigating rates of adoption and reasons for the low adoption in farmers and proposing measures for effective dissemination.

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The Role of Social Networks on the Adoption of Financial Services in Rural Mozambique

This Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center research project examines how social influence and peers affect the adoption of mobile money services.

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