Flashcards in Sierra Leone Deck (21):
West coast of Africa
What hindered development?
How is Sierra Leone described physically?
What is Sierra Leone's HDI?
What was the 'blood diamonds'?
diamonds to finance the 11 civil war
When did they get independence from the UK?
How long did the civil war last?
11 years, 1991 to 2002
How many were amputated by the machete?
How many were killed in the civil war?
How many child soldiers were there?
What is the capital of Sierra Leone?
What is the slum called?
How are the locals there trying to break the cycle of poverty?
paying council tax to change into a cycle of prosperity
What is Sierra Leone's literacy rate?
What is the UK's literacy rate?
What is Sierra Leone's GNP?
What is UK's GNP?
What is Sierra Leone's GNP per Capita?
What is UK's GNP per Capita?
What is Sierra Leone's life expectancy?