Africa & Development
Interview
December 22, 2020

NOVAFRICA Sustainable Development Talks

This series of audio conversations on the theme of development in Africa brings together specialists from a wide range of institutions. Alex Armand, resident member of Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center and Assistant Professor at Nova SBE is the coordinator of this Podcast.

The NOVAFRICA Student Group is a group of students from Nova SBE that promotes and supports NOVAFRICA activities and projects in Portugal and in Africa. Together, they also take over in its monthly special podcast.

Through interviews, panel discussions, and presentations, we share information about real experiences working in research and development economics.

Listen to our channel: https://soundcloud.com/user-942134815

Interested in getting involved? Send us a message at roletoplay@novasbe.pt

Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center

Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center operates since 2011. It is producing applied research on sub-Saharan Africa, where it has collaborated with a number of public authorities, private companies, and local organizations.

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Research insight
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Portugal, Social Balance 2020 Report

This year’s edition of the Portugal, Balanço Social [Portugal, Social Balance] includes a special chapter dedicated to the impact of the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic on those with the greatest economic fragility and poverty situations. It also brings together several datasets to assess the pandemic crisis on health, education, the labor market, savings, consumption, and indebtedness.

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Impactful stories
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One Journey in Angola with a Two-Way Transformation

My aim with this article is to share how one lucky shot of fate has become the most transformational experience of my life in regards to the impact that I was able to create and the impact I will carry with me forever.

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Project
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Belief Systems and Health Behaviors in Guinea Bissau

This project: How much of low demand for preventive health care can be explained by lack of awareness or knowledge and the extent to which knowledge and beliefs on health are shifted.

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