By Pauline J. Albert, Patricia Werhane, Tim Rolph

This case booklet presents examples of multi-stakeholder partnerships that objective to create sustainable organizations for either the for-profit sectors and for many who stay in stipulations of poverty. excellent for educating, after a quick creation to the case approach, the instances are provided as descriptions without reviews or criticisms. The instances are prepared thematically and canopy a large array of recommendations in diversified international locations together with India, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Tanzania, the us, South Africa, Mozambique, Peru, Ghana, Haiti,and Mexico. particular courses for alleviating—or even eradicating—poverty via ecocnomic partnerships come from myriad sectors comparable to banking, healthiness, schooling, infrastructure improvement, setting, and know-how. The situations spotlight ideas that concentrate on bringing approximately major shifts within the stipulations of existence for these residing in poverty.​

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Under pressure from the World Bank and from Kaiser to commence the building project, the Ghana government agreed upon the lower rate. To Ghana, Kaiser would provide a long-term demand to generate revenue needed to amortize the dam. It was also reasoned that, since the hydroelectric plant would produce a surplus of electricity, the benefits of building the dam would jumpstart the economy and pay off in the long run. Akosombo began operations in January 1966 and the smelter in April 1967. After 75 Moxon, Volta, 245, 249.

Ever since Nkrumah had led Ghana to independence nearly 10 years before his overthrow, many other African colonies had taken steps toward achieving their own independence. 66 Hart, The Volta river project, 6. Moxon, Volta, 270. 68 Moxon, Volta, 270. 67 The Volta River Project 35 Aluminum and Hydroelectric Power Refining aluminum from bauxite ore is an energy-intensive process. Bauxite is a mineral ore containing aluminum oxide or hydroxides with several impurities. Bauxite must be treated at a high enough temperature (around the melting point of aluminum: 660 °C/1,220 °F) to burn away all the impurities and leave behind the resulting alumina powder.

Kendall. 14 Orpen. Productivity. 15 Mining companies installed their own electrical reticulation systems in order to supply electricity to the mines for illumination and power for equipment. These systems soon grew to the point of supplying the nearby cities with electricity, and it was soon recognized that large centralized power stations would supply more reliable and cheaper power than smaller dedicated mining power stations. This eventually led to the formation of the Rand Central Electric Works16 and the Victoria Falls Power Company in 1906.

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