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Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS)

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) Canadian Government PhD Degree Deadline: before 3 Nov 2020 (annual) Study in: Canada The course starts on May/Sept 2021 Brief description:  The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) was created to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and to establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning. … Read More »

Botswana Latest Updates 2020

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Life In Botswana For Foreigners

Life In Botswana For Foreigners Gaborone, (pronounced ha-bo-ro-neh with an ‘h’ that sounds like you are clearing your throat, although called the not-so-melodic “Gabz” by most ex-pats and many Batswana), is a small city of about 200,000 people and an unknown number of cattle and goats, named after the chief who donated the land. The… Read More »

Botswana Commonwealth

Botswana Commonwealth Botswana became a member of the Commonwealth in 1966 soon after becoming a Republic but did not appear at a Commonwealth Games until 1974 in Christchurch, New Zealand. Botswana has appeared at all Commonwealth Games since 1974 missing only the 1978 Games held in Edmonton, Canada. This landlocked plateau in Southern Africa has… Read More »

Botswana Country Profile

Botswana Country Profile AFRICA:: BOTSWANA Introduction:: BOTSWANA Background: Formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland, Botswana adopted its new name at independence in 1966. More than five decades of uninterrupted civilian leadership, progressive social policies, and significant capital investment have created one of the most stable economies in Africa. The ruling Botswana Democratic Party has won every… Read More »

Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO)

Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) Botswana is well known for having some of the best wilderness and wildlife areas on the African continent. With a full 38 per cent of its total land area devoted national parks, reserves and wildlife management areas – for the most part unfenced, allowing animals to roam wild and free –… Read More »

Botswana – Size, Location And Extent

Botswana – Size, Location And Extent Botswana – Location, size, and extent A landlocked country in southern Africa, Botswana has a total area of 600,370 sq km (231,802 sq mi), extending 1,110 km (690 mi) NNE – SSW and 960 km (597 mi) EWE – WNW. Comparatively, the area occupied by Botswana is slightly smaller than the state of Texas. It meets… Read More »

Botswana Africa: All You Need To Know About Botswana

Botswana Africa: All You Need To Know About Botswana About Botswana Botswana is a sub-Saharan country located in Southern Africa. The Republic of Botswana was formerly known as the British protectorate of Bechuanaland. Its citizens are known as Batswana. On September 30, 1996, it gained independence and has held free and fair elections since. The… Read More »

Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (dcec) Botswana

Directorate on Corruption and Economic Crime (dcec) Botswana Areas of Responsibility The responsibility of the DCEC is to investigate allegations of corruption and economic crime, educate the public on the effects of corruption and prevent corruption. Departments/Sections of the Ministry Investigations Division Legal Service Division Anti-Money Laundering Unit Public Education Division Corruption Prevention Division Corporate… Read More »