Friday, July 22 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   •   Salle Turgot

Session 150:
Population and poverty reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa

Chair: H. B. Kandeh, Statistics Sierra Leone

  1. Population issues and the PRSP process in Malawi, Mozambique and ZambiaHelen Ware, University of New England, Australia ; Carlos Arnaldo, Universidade Eduardo Mondlane ; David Lucas, Australian National University

  2. Socio-economic status and demographic outcomes in South Africa: are assets a valid proxy for income?Quincy Stewart, Indiana University ; Sandile E. Simelane, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Cameroon’s experience in setting up an information system on population and poverty: the data baseSamuel Kelodjoue, University of Dschang

  4. Public policies and health outcomes: evidence from Sub-Saharan African countries since 1960Eneas Gakusi, African Development Bank Group

  5. Poverty and the elderly in national poverty reduction strategies in Sub-Saharan countriesBenoit M.B. Kalasa, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) ; Fatma Mrisho, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Other sessions on Poverty, vulnerability and human rights