Urinary schistosomiasis is the most prevalent of the endemic tropical diseases: 48% of the population is afflicted in the study area the socio-economic, environmental and health-seeking behavioural characteristics of the population are conducive to the spread of urinary schistosomiasis the attitudes considered include. Developing countries, including nigeria, aim to achieve industrialisation and sustainable development however, there are few empirical studies that examined the impact of industrialisation-led economic transformation on carbon emissions in developing countries this is the focus of this study the paper investigates the. A very good example is the nigerian first ever bobsled team today, in several places around the world including at the center for communications programs nigeria (ccpn) soon to be center for communication and social impact (ccsi), women and girls in science are being celebrated interestingly, in. Arising from the persistent problem of food shortage in nigeria, the option of increasing agricultural productivity which involves the use of improved high yielding varieties of crops, is now being popularised among farmers through extension services of agricultural development programme (adps) in this process, scientific. Read chapter chapter 2 science and technology in modern society: during recent decades, a series of political and technological revolutions have significa.
Because of the acknowledged importance of science and technology in social and economic development, we have tried in this article to make the nigerian if all the technological devices we enumerated previously originated in nigeria you can imagine what a salutary impact this would have on nigerian. The nigerian journal of animal science (njas) is an official publication of the animal science association of nigeria (asan) that is published twice a year in two impact of diets containing graded level of malted sorghum sprout mixed with pineapple waste on rumen fermentation profile of west african dwarf goats using in. Forum theme humanity is at a crossroads present social science theory and public policy are no longer adequate to meet the multi-dimensional challenges posed by rising social aspirations, unemployment and inequality, wasteful patterns of production and consumption, globalization of markets,.
Economic and scientific development or inhibits the interaction of traditional values to scientific development this study highlights the conceptual framework of tradition with regards to national science policy and their effect on scientific development in africa, especially nigeria it also highlights the influence of traditional. This paper focused on the review of science education in nigeria, its importance to national development and problems militating against its development while the latter is religiously motivated the reason for the insurgence is trivial to this paper but the effects on science education development is very germane. The impact of globalisation on the educational system in nigeria ~ 54c29fc6f63e166550e2dd4468d48976200x200 globalisation has increasingly led to the integration of cultures, economies, markets, political systems and technologies among nations today published at asian social science, canada vol 8, no 2.
Abstract this study discusses the use of double time growth analysis in the explanation of the need for population control in nigeria and the potential danger that might emanate from the continuous neglect of environmental issues presented by environmentalists and population demographers in nigeria and the world at. Ms funmi adebajo of kindle africa, an organization that provides mentorship and educational support, gives her opinion on the impact of technology in education she notes technology is an enabler in leapfrogging nigeria and providing opportunities to all in the arena of education and science what's. Representatives from mexico, the usa and canada met in alberta, canada, to examine the impact of scientific change on society and its governance preparing for the 1999 world conference on science, the group looked at many aspects of the links between science and society — strengths, weaknesses, benefits, pitfalls.
The international community has been slow to support nigeria's fight against boko haram's extremism the un security council only recently even acknowledged the conflict the united states, france, and the united kingdom have offered some support, but not enough to significantly impact the outcome many have.
An investigation of the impact of the 1 + 4 mathematics teaching intervention programme on the attitude of grade eight and nine mathematics teachers after two years of attendance makhubele published online: 24 apr 2018 article technological capabilities in the indian ayurveda medicine industry: lessons for. Purpose – the purpose of this paper is to examine and report on the impact of technology and culture on home economics and nutrition science education in developing countries with a focus on nigeria. International journal of scientific and research publications, volume 4, issue 9, september 2014 1 issn 2250-3153 wwwijsrporg impact of telecommunication system in ekiti state nigeria ajisola, kola t & awodun, mojirade a department of computer science, college of education, ikere-ekiti, nigeria abstract.
Internationalization of higher education is one of the dynamism of globalization which has reduced institutions of higher learning to a global village by facilitating teaching and learning across nations and continents not fewer than 43 million students chose to study abroad in 2011 and projected to increase to. It is important therefore that policy makers pay attention to the communication channels as well as understanding the impact of scientific knowledge in policymaking process in nigeria this paper examined access and utilization of scientific information in lawmaking process among legislators in nigeria. Introduction of a structural adjustment programme in 1986 despite its potential wealth, nigeria is ranked today as part of the world's 30 least developed countries this context has of course severely affected institutions of higher learning and the scientific community through the twin effects of the deterioration of the working. Developments in science and technology are fundamentally altering the way people live, connect, communicate and transact, with profound effects on economic development to promote tech advance, developing countries should invest in quality education for youth, and continuous skills training for.