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Hunger and conflicts in Africa

Hunger and conflicts in Africa

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Uploaded 21 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2007 Author: Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
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Over the last 30 years increasing numbers of people have been affected by severe flooding, drought and variable climate in the Sahel. Millions of Africans have sought refuge from these disasters. These peoples have often had to settle on marginal areas; where some have faced social tensions with new neighbouring communities.
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