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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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A percentage increase in capacity enhancing or bad subsidies in sub-Sahara Africa, all else being equal, will increase catch loss per square kilometer within the exclusive economic zone by 0.
Anyone who has been to sub-sahara Africa, India, Thailand or other malaria zones should get tested for malaria if they show signs of flu within three months of returning to the UK.
Geologists and other earth sciences mostly from sub-Sahara Africa but also from Europe and the US cite a variety of case studies from across the continent to contrast provisions for sustainable groundwater supplies in challenging local conditions with the best practices for implementing integrated water, sanitation, and hygiene services.
Over decades most of the Muslims have migrated to France from sub-Sahara Africa and North Africa for better financial options and these migrants in particular are resisting Government's move to ban Burqa, talking tough on the issue and making an apparent reference to migrants French envoy Bonnafont said " Why choose a country where you are not comfortable, why migrate to a country where you don't respect law.
6 April 2009 - With the view that demand for animal-derived protein sources in Sub-Sahara Africa will continue to grow as a result of its increasing population, and this despite the global recession, DSM Nutritional Products has opened its new feed premix plant in Isando, Johannesburg, to cater for extra demand.
John Reed, country program director, Sub-Sahara Africa, Defense Security Cooperation Agency
GTV had the right to show the majority of Premier League matches in 22 countries in sub-Sahara Africa.
At a hospital in Arusha, Tanzania, he said: "For years malaria has been a health crisis in sub-Sahara Africa.
In sub-Sahara Africa, 166 out of 1,000 young children die before their 5th birthday comes and the figure is some 20-fold of that in developed countries.
In a job where huge deals are done in the Middle East, Russia and sub-Sahara Africa - where homosexuality is socially unacceptable and even punishable by death - being gay is not an option.
Impoverished countries in sub-Sahara Africa are $272 billion poorer because of "free trade" policies forced on them as a condition for receiving aid and debt relief, according to a 2005 report by Christian Aid.
But, more than that, the unimaginable has happened: We are making HIV/AIDS therapies available in the worst-hit parts of Sub-Sahara Africa, Eastern Europe and Asia.

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