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Geography 1003 16:38 Global Problems  War Poverty Hunger I did not create the problems…. Are the problems my concerns…? Course Goals The learn why the places of the world are so different, including the term of these  examples: Why are some places poor and other rich? Course Organization  First, you will learn basic concepts, models, and data sources for understanding why  places are so different in terms of these problems.  Second, you will learn how to apply those concepts, models, and data to some specific  places in Africa and Asia The Richer and the Poorer In class exercise: Which of the following places has the lowest HDI: Japan, Yemen, or  Zimbabwe?  GOOGLE EARTH The richer The poorer  International development- The global improvement of social and environmental well- being.  General Goals of International Development  Eradicate Extreme Hunger and poverty Achieve Universal Primary Education 
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