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The Deep South (English)

The Deep South is a holistic study that provides a socio-economic, historic, cultural, political, anthropological and environmental perspective on the situation of the populations of Southern Madagascar, with a focus on nine districts in the Atsimo Andrefana, Androy and Anosy regions that are regularly affected by droughts, fires and other crises.


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    Healy,Timothy M.

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    The Deep South

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    united nations framework convention on climate change; access to safe drinking water; average number of pupil; response to climate change; cope with climate change; impact of climate change; women of childbearing age; panel for climate change; quality of water supply; Adaptation to Climate Change; effect of climate change; ngos and civil society; climate change impact; loss of revenue; access to water; extreme weather event; high fertility rate; fruit and vegetable; export of crops; regional government authority; secondary school education; primary school facility; decentralization of water; primary school education; primary school enrolment; basic primary education; acute food shortage; number of pupils; lack of money; lack of facilities; effect on health; vulnerability to poverty; purchasing power parity; children per woman; management of water; supervision and guidance; declining growth rate; sugar cane plantation; impacts of drought; lack of alternative; national literacy rate; access to information; effect of drought; rite of passage; lack of commitment; average annual temperature; art and science; rural area; colonial times; cattle theft; urban population; medical service; southern coast; acute malnutrition; local population; agricultural pattern; protected area; water point; colonial period; political determinant; household demographics



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Healy,Timothy M.

The Deep South (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.