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  1. Recent population trends of African penguins <em>Spheniscus demersus</em> in Namibia

    Recent population trends of African penguins <em>Spheniscus demersus</em> in Namibia

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Marine Science
    The African penguin Spheniscus demersus is endemic to southern Africa and is listed overall as "vulnerable". Over the past century, however, the Namibian population has been severely reduced and is currently listed as "critically endangered". Recent trends at Possession, Halifax,...
  2. ASPECTS OF EUTROPHICATION MANAGEMENT IN TROPICAL/SUB-TROPICAL REGIONS

    ASPECTS OF EUTROPHICATION MANAGEMENT IN TROPICAL/SUB-TROPICAL REGIONS

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Limnological Society of Southern Africa
    In 1981, the UNESCO in association with the IIASA and OECD recognized that tropical/-sub-tropical water bodies may respond differently to eutrophication management techniques than heretofore expected on the basis of temperate lake studies. However, little information on the eutrophication process...
  3. Exploring the Attainment of Career Success

    Exploring the Attainment of Career Success

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This study examined the role of the organisation as well as the role of the employee in the attainment of career success for senior management employees. Participants were a purposive sample of 24 senior management employees from two international financial...
  4. Fish health status, research and management in East Africa: past and present

    Fish health status, research and management in East Africa: past and present

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    This paper reviews the state of research on fish pathogens in Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda from the early 1900s, the period when fisheries management started in the region, to date, and evaluates the current policy, regulatory frameworks, management...
  5. Regionally coherent trends in colonies of African penguins <em>Spheniscus demersus</em> in the Western Cape, South Africa, 1987–2005

    Regionally coherent trends in colonies of African penguins <em>Spheniscus demersus</em> in the Western Cape, South Africa, 1987–2005

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    From 1987 to 2005, numbers of African penguins Spheniscus demersus breeding in South Africa's Western Cape Province increased by about 50%. Numbers decreased at the four northernmost colonies in the region: Lambert's Bay and the three colonies in Saldanha Bay,...
  6. Evaluating seal–seabird interactions in southern Africa: a critical review

    Evaluating seal–seabird interactions in southern Africa: a critical review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    Through predation and displacement, the Cape fur seal Arctocephalus pusillus pusillus poses a threat to several seabird species that breed in southern Africa. Measures such as the culling of 'problem' seals have been introduced to negate the effects on these...
  7. Forest management educational needs in South African forestry companies

    Forest management educational needs in South African forestry companies

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern Forests: a Journal of Forest Science
    South Africa is a world leader in the forest products industry and this industry contributes significantly to the country's economy. Challenges to the industry's future include land reform, water use, global competition, regulations, outsourcing and privatisation (the decreased role of...
  8. Implementing an Operational Risk Management Framework: Psycho-Social Factors in Tanzania

    Implementing an Operational Risk Management Framework: Psycho-Social Factors in Tanzania

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    This qualitative study explored the psychosocial factors that affect the implementation of an operational risk management framework in a financial institution in Tanzania. A purposive sample of 39 participants from three financial institutions was interviewed using semistructured interviews. The data...
  9. Why <em>Africa Journal of Management</em> and Why Now?

    Why <em>Africa Journal of Management</em> and Why Now?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    In this article, we provide the background as well as the rationale for the decision to establish the Africa Journal of Management. We begin by telling the story of the genesis of AFAM and its aspirational mission. Next, we discuss...
  10. Management Theory, Research and Practice for Sustainable Development in Africa: A Commentary from a Practitioner's Perspective

    Management Theory, Research and Practice for Sustainable Development in Africa: A Commentary from a Practitioner's Perspective

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    In this article we give a synthesis of the argument that inadequate management theory and practice have contributed to Africa's lack of sustainable development. The article is based on a keynote address by the Governor of the Bank of Botswana,...