Informal credit for integrated rural development in Sierra Leone
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Published by Verlag Weltarchiv in Hamburg .
Written in English



  • Sierra Leone,
  • Sierra Leone.


  • Agricultural credit -- Sierra Leone.,
  • Rural development projects -- Sierra Leone.,
  • Sierra Leone -- Economic conditions.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 199-212.

StatementMichael Johnny.
SeriesStudien zur integrierten ländlichen Entwicklung,, 6
LC ClassificationsHG2146.5.S5 J63x 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 212 p. :
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2349086M
LC Control Number86672716

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  AT sub-programme focuses on how disabled and older people in informal settlements in Banjarmasin (Indonesia) and Freetown (Sierra Leone) are able to achieve their aspirations, and the role that Assistive Technologies play in their strategies to do so. This book examines the dynamics and constraints faced by informal sectors in 12 West African countries -Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Chad, the Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, and Sierra Leone- as well as the issues confronted by the microfinance institutions that serve them. The distribution of services, personnel, and infrastructure in rural development projects has not usually been subject to a thorough scrutiny. Locational decisions have been arbitrary, without reference to the needs and mobility of the rural population. This study advocates one particular revision of past policies: the incorporation of small towns into programs designed to improve agricultural.   Sierra Leone ranks nd out of countries in the Human Development Index, and 66% of its population lives in poverty (Global Partnership for Education, ). The country's literacy rate remains one of the lowest in the world with only 37% adults and 52% of the children able to read and write fluently (The World Bank, ).