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Demographic dividend - Fin24

Demographic dividend - Fin24 | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Demographic dividendFin24"(It) doesn't tell you about the peasants, it doesn't tell you about the urban slums," author Duncan Clarke told Reuters this month.
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Africa's demographics: dividend or disaster? - Reuters

Africa's demographics: dividend or disaster? - Reuters | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Africa's demographics: dividend or disaster?Reuters"(It) doesn't tell you about the peasants, it doesn't tell you about the urban slums," author Duncan Clarke told Reuters this month.
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A Case For Special Status For Lagos —Mac ... - PM News Nigeria

A Case For Special Status For Lagos —Mac ... - PM News Nigeria | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Lagos, today the Centre of Excellence and City of Aquatic Splendour, has had its fair share, or perhaps more than a fair share, of the burden of Nigeria's nationalism and development.
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Education and empowerment challenges to Muslim youths in Nigeria - Nigerian Tribune

Education and empowerment challenges to Muslim youths in Nigeria - Nigerian Tribune | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Education and empowerment challenges to Muslim youths in NigeriaNigerian TribuneMost Muslim parents have their houses in the slum area where music are not regulated. It is loud noise everywhere.
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Radical Notes » Slum Demolition, lathicharge and arrests in Anand ...

Housing for the poor and protection of their existing residence is hardly of concern to the urban development authorities. Realizing this, the slum dwellers are all the more determined to keep their struggle going so as to protect ...
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With 7 Billion People, The World Has a Poop Problem

With 7 Billion People, The World Has a Poop Problem | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Population growth in both the developing and developed world is putting pressure on sewage systems and highlighting the need for latrines in rural areas and urban slums.
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How climate change, urbanization are changing disaster aid

How climate change, urbanization are changing disaster aid | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
LONDON (AlertNet) - Picture this: a terrible drought forces you to abandon your meager plot of farmland, so you migrate to a city where the jobs are, only to end up living in a slum regularly submerged...
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Makoko: Pro Poor Development Planning and Sustainable ...

Makoko: Pro Poor Development Planning and Sustainable ... | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Data from the UNDP Human Development Index (2002) states that 30% of school age girls in Nigeria are out of school having begun child bearing before the age of 18. This picture is much more common in urban slums ...
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Africa's demographics: dividend or disaster? – Reuters ...

“(It) doesn't tell you about the peasants, it doesn't tell you about the urban slums,” author Duncan Clarke told Reuters this month.
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Almajirai, street kids and a nation's future - Nigerian Tribune

Almajirai, street kids and a nation's future - Nigerian Tribune | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Almajirai, street kids and a nation's futureNigerian TribuneBetween May 5 and 7, 1997 in Abidjan, Cote 'D'voire, majority of papers presented at an international symposium on Youth, Street Culture and Urban Violence in Africa zeroed in on Nigeria ...
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AfricaNews - Optimising Africa's megacities - Articles

AfricaNews - Optimising Africa's megacities - Articles | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Ghana, Senegal and Uganda have also made steady progress, reducing their slum populations by up to 20 per cent. In Nigeria, the slum population came down from 75 per cent of all urban residents in 1990 to 61.9 per cent ...
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Makoko: Nigeria's Floating Slum

Makoko: Nigeria's Floating Slum | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Makoko slum is a shantytown located in Lagos, Nigeria. It is seldom visited by anyone from outside and is dangerous for strange visitors to go in without guides.
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The Struggle for Survival in Nigeria's Floating Slum

The Struggle for Survival in Nigeria's Floating Slum | Nigerian Urban Slums | Scoop.it
Shacks sit atop rickety stilts while flotillas of trash slowly drift past down below. Crowds of people paddle past through the stagnant waters in boats, and foul smells fill the air while the baking sun beats down.
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