oa Legon Journal of Sociology - Coping with urban poverty in Ghana: an analysis of household and individual livelihood strategies in Nima/Accra

Volume 1, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0855-6261



This paper analyses how sections of the urban population of Accra are coping with poverty. It argues that urban poverty has become a major issue since the implementation of the Structural Adjustment Programmes by the Ghanaian government during the 1980s a

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