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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EDF is convinced that the cooperation with Masdar will enhance the development of essential energy projects for sub-Saharan Africa, combining electrification and low-carbon growth.
Mobile is also a vital tool in delivering digital and financial inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa.
However, the harsh reality is that most countries in sub-Saharan Africa have very weak health systems.
Not surprisingly, all 13 of these countries are in sub-Saharan Africa.
In advance of the launch, MultiChoice has also booked two transponders on the EUTELSAT 36A broadcast satellite that provides reach of the 38 countries in sub-Saharan Africa served by the DStv platform.
The risk of transfusion-transmitted infections in sub-Saharan Africa.
But satisfaction remains stubbornly low in sub-Saharan Africa, as the region attempts to meet the U.
Fredrik Jejdling, Regional Head of Ericsson Sub-Saharan Africa, said: "Sub-Saharan Africa is currently undergoing a mobile digital revolution with consumers, networks and even media companies are wakening up the possibilities of 3G and 4G technology.
According to the International Energy Agency, sub-Saharan Africa will require more than $300bn in investment to achieve universal electricity access by 2030.
Some 600 solar suitcases have been deployed in more than 25 countries of sub-Saharan Africa, Haiti and the Philippines.
With a focus on investment opportunities linked to the growth of the emerging middle class across sub-Saharan Africa, global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group announced the final closure of Carlyle Sub-Saharan Africa Fund, reaching US$ 698 million.
The Corporate Council on Africa (CCA) in collaboration with the Ethiopian Chambers of Commerce and Sectoral Associations (ECCSA) will also organize a US ' sub-Saharan Africa Trade Exhibition to run concurrent with the Forum events.