The 2008 Beijing Olympics were ardently sought, lavishly staged and hugely successful, despite intense scrutiny, speculation and setbacks. Amplified by modern media, most controversies revolved around China’s political repression, epitomised by Tibet brutality.

Author/s: Evans Phidelis Aryabaha,
Source: Dissertation library

The under-investigation in diplomatic studies of processes of persuasion in explaining diplomatic outcomes needs to be addressed in the interests of better scholarly explanations and diplomatic practice. Although such processes are implicit in nearly all concepts and practice of diplomacy, neithe

Author/s: Pauline L. Kerr,
Source: Persuasion, The Essence of Diplomacy

This research paper focuses on the taxation of electronic commerce (or e-commerce) in Madagascar. The objectives of this project are to offer insight and help the fiscal administration for future governmental programmes focusing on the taxation of e-commerce in Madagascar.

Author/s: Fitahiana Zoniaina Rakotomalala,
Source: Internet governance research paper

Peru’s economy has improved significantly, however poverty is an imperative issue that is not progressing as expected. The aim of this study is to analyze the World Bank’s contribution to poverty reduction in Peru and determine what limited the results and outcomes of its projects.

Author/s: Carla Maldonado,
Source: Dissertation library

The paper takes a look at concrete case studies in Nigeria, Ghana, and Côte d’Ivoire and looks at different levels of citizens’ engagement in public policy and how social media and networks are being used.

Author/s: Nnenna Nwakanma,
Source: Internet governance research paper

Palestinian national identity evolved as Palestinians came under the rule of a colonial power with an agenda whose aim contradicted their very existence as a nation.

Author/s: Ammar Hijazi,
Source: Dissertation library

This paper looks at how cloud computing will surpass the Internet in adoption and usage as this technology’s users are on the other side of the digital divide.

Author/s: Sam Goundar,
Source: Internet governance research paper

L’e-gouvernement consiste à l’utilisation des Technologies de l’Information et de la Communication (TIC) par un gouvernement pour transformer sa façon d’administrer, de produire et de délivrer efficacement des services publics aux citoyens.

Author/s: Karim Attoumani Mohamed,
Source: Internet governance research paper

Electronic government (e-government) equals sustainable development for Guyana. This is the thesis illustrated by this paper along with the possible constraints involved in implementing e-government. 

Author/s: Sandra Bart,
Source: Internet governance research paper

This research presents an example of how evidence-based policy-making can lead to bandwidth optimisation in a university network, giving rise to improved network performance and cost savings.

Author/s: Maduka Kingsley Attamah,
Source: Internet governance research paper