Africa & Development
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July 15, 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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Africa & Development
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SDG
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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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Africa & Development
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SDG
16

Networks and Information: An Impact Evaluation of Efforts to Increase Political Participation in Mozambique

This project explores two initiatives to increase voter turnout and political participation in Mozambique, a country with low participation rates.

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Africa & Development
Project
SDG
10

Information Gaps and Irregular Migration to Europe

60% of young people in Gambia prefer to risk their lives and come to Europe even though they know that 1 in 2 dies during the crossing. A risk leveraged by the very high expectations they have for Europe.These are some of the conclusions of a Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center’s research project.

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