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Social conditions in sub-Saharan Africa

by Carr-Hill, R. A.

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Published by Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 238-268) and indexes.

      StatementRoy A. Carr-Hill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN773.5 .C37 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 278 p. :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1587846M
      ISBN 100333525892
      LC Control Number91115955

      The sub-Saharan Africa Regional Report draws on SIGI’s 14 variables that measure gender-based discrimination in social norms, practices and laws. The Regional Report reveals both the heterogeneity between countries and issues that affect women across the region such as violence against women. Background. Western aid to Sub-Saharan African (SSA) countries has increasingly been targeted toward health [].This notwithstanding, the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) report indicates that SSA’s performance across the health-related MDGs is the poorest in the world [].Globally, it has been estimated that there were , maternal deaths in , a decline Cited by:

      Trends in developing economies extracts (Vol. 3): Sub-Saharan Africa (English) Abstract. This publication consists of three regional extracts which present brief analytical descriptions and data on recent socioeconomic performance and trends. Volume one covers 20 economies of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union. Volume two. This book will be immensely helpful for undergraduate and graduate-level instruction as well as researchers in the field, and it demonstrates that while religious change remains arguably the most profound and far-reaching influence on social change in Sub-Saharan Africa and southern Asia, it is perhaps the least empirically researched and.

      This book clearly illustrates how GIS technology is currently being used in Sub-Saharan Africa to improve living conditions. Redlands, California—The Sub-Saharan Africa Map Book, published by Esri Press, includes a collection of maps analyzing the region’s major social, economic, and environmental issues. In the foreword to the book, Esri president . Social Entrepreneurship in Sub-Saharan Africa Article (PDF Available) in Academy of Management Perspectives 29(1) February .


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