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Volta River Project.

Volta River Project Preparatory Commission.

Volta River Project.

by Volta River Project Preparatory Commission.

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Published by Published by Her Majesty"s Stationery Office for the Governments of the United Kingdom and of the Gold Coast in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination475p.,ill.,35cm
Number of Pages475
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18229270M

Abstract In this essay Viviana d’Auria and Bruno De Meulder present a critical reading of the Volta River Project, a large-scale infrastructure project that is emblematic of the unique historical juncture in which various African countries made the transition from colony to independent nation. They show how such a project, as an icon of modernization and a representation of Ghana’s Cited by: 1. The Akosombo Dam, also known as the Akosombo Hydroelectric Project, is a hydroelectric dam on the Volta River in southeastern Ghana in the Akosombo gorge and part of the Volta River Authority. Originally designed in the s to serve the British metropole, the Volta River Project was reshaped by the country’s founding leader Kwame Nkrumah in.

VOLTA RIVER PROJECT A Study in American Foreign Policy Towards Neutralist Africa By Kurt X. Metzmeier B.A., University of Louisville, • A Thesis Approved on Ap (DATE) By the following Reading Committee: Thesis Director. SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT; The Volta River Project, African Affairs, Vol Issue , 1 October , Pages –, Buy The Volta River Project: A Case Study in Politics and Technology by David Hart, B.A online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.

The Bui Dam is a megawatt hydroelectric project built on the Black Volta river at the Bui Gorge, at the southern end of Bui National Park. The Bui hydro-electric dam had first been envisaged in and remained on the drawing board since the s, when Ghana’s largest dam, the Akosombo Dam, was built further downstream on the Volta River. A project to implement a strategic action programme for the effective management of the shared water resources in the Volta River Basin has been launched. The project, the Volta River Basin Strategic Action Implementation (VRBSAI) which involves five countries including Ghana namely; Togo, Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali and Cote d’Ivoire with its implementation to be [ ].   - Exactly 54 years ago on Janu , Ghana's first president, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah inaugurated the Akosombo Dam across the Volta River.


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