War is a topic that is on many peoples minds these days; and rightly so. Not only do wars kill and maim large numbers of people, but they force millions more to flee their homes and farms and devastate the countrys national economies. Africa, in particular, has been hit hard by armed conflicts in recent years, and that is one major reason for worsening poverty there.
Topic: Asia,biodiversity,environment,forests,poverty,Africa,Latin America
Geographic: Asia,Africa,Latin America
Publisher: European Tropical Forest Research Network (ETFRN)
Publication Year: 2005
Source: ETFRN News 43(44)