Sub-Saharan Africa is a remarkably diverse region, with hundreds of ethnic groups speaking two thousand of the world’s seven thousand languages. It also has the world’s youngest and fastest-growing population. But many countries in the region struggle to meet the needs of their citizens. Whether sub-Saharan Africa’s growing population will be a blessing or a curse is one of the greatest issues facing the region in this century.


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Higher Education Discussion Guide

Sub-Saharan Africa

A look at Sub-Saharan Africa through six lenses. Add just one lens. Add all six for a well rounded view of the region. Add lenses from multiple regions to support comparing and contrasting.