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Population, health, and development in sub-Saharan Africa

Population, health, and development in sub-Saharan Africa

proceedings and recommendations of the workshop held at Mweya Safari Lodge, Kasese, Uganda, 1-4 October 1991

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Published by The Institute, MPED, The Ministry in Kampala, Uganda, Entebbe, Uganda .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Public health -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[organised by] Institute of Statistics and Applied Economics, Makerere University in collaboration with Ministry of Planning and Economic Development (MPED), and Ministry of Health.
      ContributionsInstitute of Statistics and Applied Economics (Uganda), Uganda. Ministry of Planning and Economic Development., Uganda. Ministry of Health., Workshop on Population, Health, and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa (1991 : Kasese, Uganda)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA552.A357 P67 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 241 p. :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1076488M
      LC Control Number93983257

        Sub-Saharan Africa: Key Issues, Challenges, and U.S. Responses Congressional Research Service 1 Overview The th Congress and the Trump Administration are reviewing existing U.S. policies and programs in sub-Saharan Africa (henceforth, “Africa”) as they establish their budgetary and. Collinson, who will be speaking at the Africa Health Congress at Gallagher Estate today in sub-Saharan Africa the brain drain is becoming brain circulation within the region, especially from parts of Africa to Cote d’Ivoire, Gabon, Botswana, and South Africa. Tags: Africa Health population growth societies.

        2 Mahapatra P, Shibuya K, Lopez AD, et al. Civil registration systems and vital statistics: successes and missed opportunities. Lancet ; published online DOI /S Rural population (% of total population) - Sub-Saharan Africa World Bank staff estimates based on the United Nations Population Division's World Urbanization Prospects: Revision. License: CC BY

        Africa’s population is projected to grow from its current billion to billion in Three-fourths of this growth will occur in 27 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, whose population will. Ashira Menashe‐Oren, Guy Stecklov, Rural/Urban Population Age and Sex Composition in sub‐Saharan Africa –, Population and Development Review, /padr, 44, 1, (), (). Wiley Online Library.


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