Flashcards in Sudan, Trade vs Aid Deck (14)
What percentage had the country's GDP grew by in 2010?
4.7% however, this hasn't led to increased living standards
What percentage of the population live below $1 a day?
In 2007, how much aid did the country receive?
Over $2 billion and 70% of this humanitarian
Where does their aid come from?
Individual governments, international organisations and NGOs
In 2008, the World Food Programme provided food aid for how many people?
What is some of the aid used for?
Prevent conflicts, rebuild infrastructure and invest in education and health
In 1990s, exports were mainly...
Low profit agricultural goods such as cotton, nuts and livestock
In 1991, what did Sudan start exporting?
What did the trade surplus of oil reach in the first months of 2011?
Why aren't the profits from the oil funding development?
Because of corruption in the government
What percentage of GDP does agriculture account for?
What percentage of people are employed in agriculture?
In 2012, what were the average import tarrfis?