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Africa in crisis

address delivered at the 53rd annual meeting of the Foreign Missions Conference of North America, Buck Hill Falls, Pennsylvania, January 15, 1947

by Emory Ross

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Published by Africa Committee of the Foreign Missions Conference of North America in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsForeign Missions Conference of North America
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26444427M
    OCLC/WorldCa27217946

      Developments in Africa - and in the capitals of the great powers - made that continent an important testing ground for the foreign policies of the Western nations and the Soviet Union in While clearly still the dominant foreign influence in Africa, the Western countries were thrown on the defensive and groped for new ways of protecting their interests Cited by: ‘This book is a must for all disease control professionals in Africa and beyond. The book is also exceptionally well written and easily accessible to interested novices.’ Ger J. Steenbergen, first secretary of health, Netherlands Embassy in Ghana.

    Crisis in the Red Zone tells of the horrific Ebola epidemic that engulfed Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia, and eventually infected alm people. While the virus stretched the financial and medical infrastructure of these three countries, the book focuses geographically on the Makona Triangle, where the virus first grabbed hold and exploded, and on Kenema /5. The Crises of Postcoloniality in Africa is an assemblage of transdisciplinary essays that offer a spirited reflection on the debate and phenomenon of postcoloniality in Africa, including the changing patterns and ramifications of problems, challenges and opportunities associated with it.

    United Nations The Global Social Crisis Printed at the United Nations, New York —June —3, During , the world experienced its worst financial and.   As hunger spreads in east Africa, famine threatens to take hold beyond South Sudan. Lucy Lamble explores the background and response to the crisisAuthor: Guardian Staff.


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