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Education and development in Africa

a contemporary survey

by Jonathan Nwomonoh

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Published by International Scholars Publications in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- Social aspects -- Africa.,
    • Economic development -- Effect of education on.,
    • Education and state -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementJonathan Nwomonoh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC191.8.A4 N86 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 349 p. ;
      Number of Pages349
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL353821M
      ISBN 101573090115, 1573090107
      LC Control Number98013510

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        Education is a human right, a powerful driver of development and one of the strongest instruments for reducing poverty and improving health, gender equality, peace, and stability. It delivers large, consistent returns in terms of income and is the most important factor to ensure equality of opportunities. For individuals, education promotes. The Institute of Development and Education for Africa (IDEA) appreciates and hails the Conference on Democracy in Ethiopia that Dr. Abiy Ahmed, the Prime Minster of Ethiopia held with the contending political parties at the African Union hall on February 2,


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