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Published by IDS Publications in Brighton .
Written in English

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Statementby Robert Chambers.
SeriesDiscussion paper / Institute of Development Studies -- DP201, Discussion paper (Institute of Development Studies) -- no.201.
ContributionsUniversity of Sussex. Institute of Development Studies.
The Physical Object
Pagination21p. ;
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18560797M

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As the numbers of the coronavirus epidemic start rising in Africa, there are worries that rural areas with weak health systems and Africa's poor, rural not ready for coming crisis. By. The situation of access to clean water and sanitation in rural Africa is even more dismal than the previous statistics imply. The WHO () stated that, in , only 16% of people in sub-Saharan Africa had access to drinking water through a household connection (an indoor tap or a tap in the yard). Poverty in Africa is the lack of provision to satisfy the basic human needs of certain people in n nations typically fall toward the bottom of any list measuring small size economic activity, such as income per capita or GDP per capita, despite a wealth of natural resources. In , 22 of 24 nations identified as having "Low Human Development" on the United Nations' (UN) Human. Gatley, provincial winner of South Africa’s Rural Doctor of the Year award, said the crisis is particularly evident in countryside regions like Oliver Tambo District.

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