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Attacking Africa S Poverty

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : M. Louise Fox | Publisher : World Bank Publications

ISBN 10 : 9780821363232
ISBN 13 : 0821363239

By all measures, poverty in Africa as a whole has increased and deepened. But in fact, Africa contains a number of undocumented success stories of poverty reduction. This book pres..

The Paradox Of Africa S Poverty

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : Tirfe Mammo | Publisher : The Red Sea Press

ISBN 10 : 1569020493
ISBN 13 : 9781569020494

Taking Ethiopia as a case study, this work examines the prevailing views on the poverty of much of Africa and argues that the current situation can be reversed by attacking the roo..

Attacking Poverty

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : | Publisher : World Bank Publications

ISBN 10 : 0195211294
ISBN 13 : 9780195211290

At the start of each decade the World Development Report focuses on poverty reduction. The World Development Report, now in its twenty-third edition, proposes an empowerment-securi..

African Poverty At The Millennium

Pub Date : 2001-01-01 | Author : Howard White | Publisher : World Bank Publications

ISBN 10 : 0821348671
ISBN 13 : 9780821348673

This explores the complex nature of poverty in Africa. It identifies its political and social causes and assesses the impact of recent economic growth on the welfare of poor people..

Africa S Irregular Security Threats

Pub Date : 2010-10 | Author : Andre Le Sage | Publisher : DIANE Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781437934465
ISBN 13 : 1437934463

The U.S. has a growing strategic interest in Africa at a time when the security landscape there is dominated by a wide range of irregular, nonstate threats. Organized criminal acti..

Rich And Poor

Pub Date : 2012-12-06 | Author : Wolfgang Glatzer | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 9789401002578
ISBN 13 : 9401002576

This book is concerned with the question of inequality - which points to a major structural problem in intra-national and inter-national respect. It covers the tension between the ..