Traditional Authority Applied Research Network

Publications and Other Resources

Electronically Published Documents on Chieftaincy
and Other Forms of Traditional Authority

Chieftain: the Journal of Traditional Governance

Re-Inventing African Chieftaincy in the Age of AIDS, Gender + Development
Report to IDRC, 2005

Learning Lessons from Traditional Leaders in Ghana
IDRC Reports

Enhancing the Role of Traditional Leaders in African Governance
IDRC Reports

Africa's House of Chiefs: A Model for Aboriginal Governance in Canada?
IDRC Reports

AIDS in Africa
On Campus

Eye on Africa - A Cradle of Learning
Eye on Ideas

Internationalization Awards

Commonwealth Local Government Forum
Symposium on Traditional Leadership and Local Government,
Gaborone, Botswana, 23-26 September, 1997

Le Griot, Vol. VIII 2000
Revue de Sciences Sociales
publiee au Department des langues de l'Universite de Kumasi (K.N.U.S.T.)
avec le concours de l'Ambassade de France au Ghana

Relevant Publications

Re-Inventing African Chieftaincy in the Age of AIDS, Gender + Development
Volume 1: Overview, Volume 2: Ghana, Volume 3: South Africa, Volume 4: Botswana

Ray, D.I & P.S. Redy (eds). 2003. Grassroots Governance: Chiefs in Africa and the Afro-Caribbean.
University of Calgary Press. Calgary, Canada.

List of Relevant Publications



Daily News Online
Botswana Gazette
Mmegi Online


Daily Graphic
Ghanaian Chronicle
Ghana Web

South Africa

Daily Mail and Guardian
Independent Online

Related Links

African Studies Center
at the University of Leiden, The Netherlands

Journal of African Studies
published at the Department of Social and Economic Studies,
University of Bradford, Bradfor, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Africa South of the Sahara
Berkely-Stanford Joint Center for African Studies

H-Africa Home Page
Humanities and Social Sciences Online

The Journal of Legal Pluralism
at the Unversity of Birmingham