sub-Saharan Africa

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sub-Saharan Africa

(sŭb″să-har′ăn)
The large region of Africa that lies S of the Sahara desert. Common infections in this region include malaria, meningitis, tuberculosis, HIV, and HIV/AIDS.
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Sub Sahara Africa is a region with strong agricultural potential and considerable future population growth.
The development impact of health investments in Sub Sahara Africa is significant.
Roger Sambrook, Regional Manager, Europe and Sub Sahara Africa of Enventure, added : 'This partnership represents a strategic move to capitalize on ANOJ's market expertise in this region and will allow Enventure to demonstrate how SETA solid expandable technology benefits operators return on investment.