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brain drain from the West Indies and Africa

Michigan State University. West Indian Student Association.

brain drain from the West Indies and Africa

proceedings of the first annual conference of the West Indian Student Association, Michigan State University, May 1976

by Michigan State University. West Indian Student Association.

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Published by West Indian Student Association, Michigan State University in [East Lansing] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area,
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Brain drain -- Caribbean Area -- Congresses.,
    • Brain drain -- Africa -- Congresses.,
    • Caribbean Area -- Emigration and immigration -- Congresses.,
    • Africa -- Emigration and immigration -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [157]-159.

      Statementedited by Norma A. Niles and Trevor G. Gardner.
      ContributionsNiles, Norma A., Gardner, Trevor G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8038.C27 M53 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 161 p. :
      Number of Pages161
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4452340M
      LC Control Number79114794

      2.”Africa’s Migration Brain Drain: Factors Contributing to the Mass Emigration of Africa’s Elite to the West,” Chapter 5 in The New African Diaspora. Isidore Okpewho and Nkiru Nzegwu (Eds.). Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. Pp I had originally read this book in the 's from a college library and had to renew it again because the information was an excellent insight of how the West Indies - the Caribbean was colonised from by Europe's superpowers and the by:

        Ever-faster brain drain And the Nigerian medical brain drain is accelerating. Prompted by a comment from former Commonwealth secretary-general Emeka Anyaoku, Africa Check revealed that the UK had 5, Nigerian-trained doctors on its books in April , a .   The study, conducted by the Pollution Research Group at Natal University in South Africa, claimed that a third of all skilled professionals in Africa have left that continent to pursue careers in the West. The study put the total cost to African countries of this brain drain at $4 billion. But the study seems to have cause and effect reversed.

      West Indian Med J ; 67 (3): DOI: /wimj Stemming the Brain Drain from the Caribbean Postgraduate Medical Education at The University of the West Indies Reform and Expansion of the Faculty of Medicine M Ragbeer By the mids, a steady drain of Caribbean doc-tors to Canada, the United States of America (USA). Africa is forever on our TV screens, but the bad-news stories (famine, genocide, corruption) massively outweigh the good (South Africa). Ever since the process of decolonialisation began in the mids, and arguably before, the continent has appeared to be stuck in a process of irreversible decline/5(48).


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