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Document title

New faces of poverty in Ghana. Special issue

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

LUND R. (a1) (Editeur scientifique) ; AGYEI-MENSAH S. (a2) (Editeur scientifique) ; JØRGENSEN S.H. (a1) (Editeur scientifique) ;
(a1) Dept. of Geography, NTNU, Trondheim, NORVEGE
(a2) Dept. of Geography and Resource Development, Univ. of Ghana, Legon, GHANA

Abstract

The issue looks at some of the new faces of poverty. They have to be seen within the context of certain vulnerable groups which have emerged in response to local, national and global processes, and also new strategies aimed at alleviating and improving the livelihoods of the poor. Some include female porters, stone cutters, street vendors, Buruli ulcer patients, and HIV/AIDS orphans. They have taken on new dimensions as a result of informalisation of the labour market. Eleven articles

Source

Thematical fascicle

published at : Norsk geografisk tidsskrift / ISSN 0029-1951 / CODEN NGGTA2

Editor : Norske geografiske selskab, Oslo ; Universitetsforlaget, Oslo - NORVEGE (1926)

Millesime : 2008, vol. 62, no 3 [pp. 135-250]

Bibliographic references : dissem.

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 3914

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