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Starvation in Africa

Author: Linley Erin Hall
Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub., ©2007.
Series: In the news (Rosen Publishing Group)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the hunger crisis in Africa, describing how the elements of poverty, climate, and political conflict contribute to the problem and how such strategies as work-for-food programs, water improvement, food security programs, and early warning systems can actually reduce the risks of famine.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Linley Erin Hall
ISBN: 9781404209763 140420976X
OCLC Number: 70630304
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Geography and history of famine in Africa --
Elements of famine --
Recent famines in Africa --
Current famines in Africa --
Strategies to combat famine --
Glossary --
For more information --
Fourther reading --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: In the news (Rosen Publishing Group)
Responsibility: Linley Erin Hall.
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Examines the hunger crisis in Africa, describing how the elements of poverty, climate, and political conflict contribute to the problem and how such strategies as work-for-food programs, water improvement, food security programs, and early warning systems can actually reduce the risks of famine.

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