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The status of women in botswana is affected by the dual legal system, under which customary law is applied alongside common law while reforms have been made to remove discriminatory provisions under the common law, discriminatory practices under customary law remain. Media and development in botswana: an audience’s perspective seamogano mosanako the university of queensland and the university of botswana abstract the role of the mass media in national development is well documented in development communication literature however, the literature on development communication is. Zolani kraai the dynamics of media impact on national security varies from country to country but it is also important to understand that societal security is based on fundamental independent human right, protection of life and property. The media play several important roles in the campaign and election processes this lesson examines the media's function in presidential campaigns and elections and other government activities.
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