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Topic: Prefectures of Chad


  
  Chad - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Chad has four climactic zones: it has broad, arid plains in center, desert in north, dry mountains in northwest, and tropical lowlands in south.
Lake Chad, which is in Chad and Cameroon, was once the second-largest lake in Africa but has shrunk dramatically during the last few decades and is now down to less than 10% of its former size.
Chad's primarily agricultural economy will continue to be boosted by major oilfield and pipeline projects that began in 2000.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Chad   (1008 words)

  
 Chad - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Chad is bordered by the Central African Republic on the south, Sudan on the east, Libya on the north, and Cameroon, Niger, and Nigeria on the west.
Chad said the change was necessary because of national financial difficulties, caused in part by the rebellion in the east.
Chad: the tip of the spear: a revolution is taking place in the dust bowls of southern Chad, one that will have a profound impact on how African countries do business with the major oil companies in the future.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-chad.html   (1800 words)

  
 Background Notes Archive - Africa
The northern region of Chad was occupied by the French in 1914.
Chad's politics are dominated by the democratization agenda, established by the MPS as a priority.
Chad has been an active champion of regional cooperation through the Central African Economic and Customs Union, the Lake Chad and Niger River Basin Commissions, and the Inter-state Commission for the Fight Against the Drought in the Sahel.
dosfan.lib.uic.edu /ERC/bgnotes/af/chad9205.html   (3270 words)

  
 Regional > Africa > Chad
Chad was controlled by a bit of decrepit local kingdoms until it was overtaken per larger, however however totally African Kanem-Bornu Empire.
Chad has foursome climactic zones: it has broad, arid plains around center, desert in north, dry mountains around northwest, & tropical lowlands in south.
Lake Chad, which is inside Chad & Cameroon, was it used to be that a 2nd-largest flow of any stream in Africa however has shrunk dramatically when you took a previous couple decades & is okay, down to to a lesser degree 10% of its previous size.
africa-chad.generalanswers.org   (997 words)

  
 chad information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Chad (تشاد) is a country in central Africa that borders Libya to the north, Sudan to theeast, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon and Nigeria to the southwestand Niger to the west.
Chad has four climactic zones: it has broad, arid plains in center, desert in north, drymountains in northwest, and tropical lowlands in south.
Lake Chad, which is in Chad and Cameroon, was once the second-largest lake in Africa but has shrunk dramaticallyduring the last few decades and is now down to less than 10% of its former size.
www.vsearchmedia.com /chad.html   (788 words)

  
 Ethnologue report for Chad
Central, Guéra Prefecture, Bitkine Subprefecture, west of the village of Bolong to the border of Chari Baguirmi Prefecture.
Pongaal dialect is in Boum Kabir, Boum Saher, Madjok, Teonen, and Karou; Tiaala in Masidjanga (Cheroba), Bouni, and Kore; Patool in Badi and Foundouk; Korintal in Cheou (Tieou); Tiitaal in western Salamat Prefecture.
Southwest, Mayo-Kebbi Prefecture, Fianga and Gounou Gaya subprefectures, and Tandjilé Prefecture, Kélo Subprefecture, southeast of Fianga.
www.ethnologue.com /show_country.asp?name=Chad   (4432 words)

  
 Chad - Questionz.net , answers to all your questions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Chad is a country in Africa that is south of Libya and north of Cameroon, about in the center of Africa.
Chad was Ê- Total (2003) 9,253,493 controlled by some weak local kingdoms Ê- Density 7.2/km² until it was overtaken by the larger, Independence 11 August 1960 but still completely African Ê- Current govt.
Economy Chad's primarily agricultural economy will continue to be boosted by major oilfield and pipeline projects that began in 2000.
www.questionz.net /Countries/Chad.html   (953 words)

  
 MAR | Data | Assessment for Southerners in Chad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
First and foremost is the recent history of widespread violence in the mid- to late 1990s and of continued sporadic attacks through late 2001.
Deby won a second 5-year term in 2001, despite the cancellation of nearly one-quarter of the poll results due to irregularities, and his party again won a parliamentary majority in 2002.
The MMD, FNT, and CSNPD seemed to have disappeared from the political scene in Chad and the country was relatively peaceful in the run-up to and aftermath of the elections in 1996 and 1997.
www.cidcm.umd.edu /inscr/mar/assessment.asp?groupId=48302   (1181 words)

  
 Chad Regions
Chad is divided into régions, which are subdivided into départements (departments), which are subdivided into communes, which are subdivided into communautés rurales (rural communities).
Lakes Chad and Fitri grow and shrink according to the amount of rainfall.
However, according to this PDF document (which has provisional results of the 1993 census), N'Djamena is administratively on the same level as the 14 prefectures, and its arrondissements are on a par with sub-prefectures.
www.statoids.com /utd.html   (915 words)

  
 Chad - Christianity
The organizational ties between the missions in southern Chad and Ubangi-Chari were strengthened by France's decision in 1925 to transfer Logone Occidental, Tandjilé, Logone Oriental, and Moyen-Chari prefectures to Ubangi-Chari, where they remained until another administrative shuffle restored them to Chad in 1932.
Although its jurisdiction included the eight prefectures in the northern and eastern parts of the country, almost all the Roman Catholics in sahelian and Saharan Chad lived in the capital.
The Pala bishopric served Mayo-Kebbi Prefecture, while the bishopric of Moundou was responsible for missions in Logone Occidental and Logone Oriental prefectures.
countrystudies.us /chad/29.htm   (1274 words)

  
 chad map and information page
The ancient land called Chad was inhabited over one million years ago, at a time when much of it was only water.
Chad's economy has recently benefited from a series of major oilfield and pipeline projects, while cattle, cotton and gum arabic have long been the traditional economic mainstays.
During the monsoon rains, Lake Chad often overflows, causing floods in the lowland depression of the south.
www.worldatlas.com /webimage/countrys/africa/td.htm   (588 words)

  
 Chad
Chad is a centralized republic dominated by a strong presidency.
She subsequently filed a complaint, but no action was taken despite several demonstrations, organized by other female teachers, in front of the local Ministry of Education representative's office and in front of the local prefecture's offices.
In 2000 the president of the political party Mouvement pour la Democratie au Chad reported to human rights groups that his telephone line continued to be tapped.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2001/af/8307.htm   (10068 words)

  
 Chad
In a July 15 press release, human rights associations criticized the militarization of the administration, noting that most of the country's 17 new governors were formerly high-ranking military officials; they also criticized the new Director of Judiciary Police, who was implicated in several outstanding cases of judicial abuse.
A total of 14 prefectures were redesignated as 17 regions, and were headed by governors, not prefects.
Approximately half of the teachers in Chad were hired and paid by parent-teacher associations without government reimbursement.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2003/27719.htm   (9560 words)

  
 Disease Risk Analysis - Africa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Sporadic cases reported in the Logone and Chari River valleys of the southwest, primarily in the prefectures of Logone Oriental (Gore Sub-Prefecture), Logone Occidental (Moundou Sub-Prefecture), and Moyen-Chari (Moissala Sub-Prefecture).
The flu vaccine is recommended for all travelers over age 50; all travelers with chronic disease or a weakened immune system; travelers of any age wishing to decrease the risk of this illness; pregnant women after the first trimester.
Cutaneous leishmaniasis occurs in Chari-Baguirmi Prefecture (which also includes N’Djamena), along the Chari River in southcentral Chad, and in the northern and northeastern subdesert and desert areas.
www.travmed.com /maps/country.epl?c=Chad   (1185 words)

  
 Medscape MEDLINE search: Chad
A study was conducted in Chad to estimate the prevalence and the incidence of Trypanosoma vivax infection in herds of cattle from the Lake Chad area.
The genetic diversity of HIV-1 strains in Chad was documented with a total of 107 samples from patients attending the general hospital in N'Djamena, the capital city of Chad.
A cross-sectional study was conducted to estimate the prevalence of Trypanosoma evansi infection (Surra) in herds of camels from the eastern area of Chad.
search.medscape.com /uslclient/searchMedline.do?queryText=Chad   (1060 words)

  
 Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper--Chad
The government of Chad intends to inform the Executive Boards of the Bretton Woods institutions on a regular basis of the progress made in devising the strategy and, where necessary, wishes to receive the assistance of both institutions.
An analysis of the situation based on the gender of the head of household shows that in general, in urban areas the proportion of poor families is highest among female-headed households, varying from 44 percent in N’djamena to 67 percent in Sarh.
However, Chad will continue to have recourse to financial assistance from its external partners, both to finance a large portion of its public investment and to cover its exceptional financing needs, which are estimated at CFAF 96 billion for the period 2000-2002.
www.imf.org /external/NP/prsp/2000/tcd/01/INDEX.HTM   (11391 words)

  
 Facts About Chad
Chad, part of France's African holdings until 1960, endured three decades of civil warfare as well as invasions by Libya before a semblance of peace was finally restored in 1990.
Chad's primarily agricultural economy will continue to be boosted by major foreign direct investment projects in the oil sector that began in 2000.
Over 80% of Chad's population relies on subsistence farming and livestock raising for its livelihood.
worldfacts.us /Chad.htm   (674 words)

  
 Armed Movements in Chad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Logone is a river in the South of Chad, and two prefectures (East- and West-) use its name.
Lieutenant Colonel Kamougue in the south, meanwhile, still had forces under arms, and many southerners were threatening secession from Chad due to their opposition to the northern Habre.
Kamoughe's plans to secede from Chad and form and independent Republic of Logone were foiled by desertions among his FAT forces.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/td_armov.html   (1419 words)

  
 Prefectures of Chad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Chad was divided into 14 prefectures from 1960, the year of independence, to 1999, when the country was divided in 28 departments:
See also : Regions of Chad - Departments of Chad
This page was last modified 14:10, 23 October 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Prefectures_of_Chad   (100 words)

  
 Chad Departments
They are the easiest way to explain the differences between the list of "districts" in Morris Fisher's first edition, 1967, and the map in "L'Évaluation des Effectifs de la Population des Pays Africains", 1982 (see Bibliography for both).
As a result, the sub-prefectures of Chad at the time of the 1993 census were as shown in this table.
As a result, Chad's 28 departments were subdivided into 108 sous-préfectures (sub-prefectures), and one commune (N'Djamena), which was divided into eight arrondissements.
www.statoids.com /ytd.html   (258 words)

  
 Chad. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Tchad, officially Republic of Chad, republic (1995 est.
Fighting between local rebels and government troops and militias in Darfur, Sudan, which began in early 2003, has driven tens of thousands of refugees into E Chad; there also have been clashes between Chad’s army and the militias.
1997); M. evedo, Roots of Violence: A History of War in Chad (1998); J. Burr, Africa’s Thirty Years’ War: Chad, Libya, and the Sudan, 1963–1993 (1999).
www.bartleby.com /65/ch/Chad.html   (1225 words)

  
 Vacation in Chad - Traveling to Chad - Trips to Chad - www.reiswijs.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Riding Pasha, his beloved white camel, John Hare set out from the shrinking shores of Lake Chad with 25 camels, 4 Tuaregs, a Chinese professor, a white Kenyan rancher and a young Englishman.
This book presents an easy-to-read record of her travels, adventures and observations during this time, and illuminates the plight of the indigenous people whose way of life is being affected by climate change and modern development in Africa.
Mainly in the far west of Chad, bordering on northeastern Nigeria.
www.reiswijs.com /destinations/africa/chad/chad.html   (1069 words)

  
 birding facts Birding Resources by the Fat Birder
After decades of civil war and with limited tourist infrastructure, it is not surprising that there are few ornithological records from Chad in recent years.
Chad presently has 2 sites designated as Wetlands of International Importance, with a surface area of 1,843,168 hectares...
The site lies in the semi-desert part of Chad, in the prefectures of Lac and Kanem (the closest city which is located at the site)...
www.fatbirder.com /links_geo/africa/chad.html   (474 words)

  
 Government Of Chad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
If you would like to use this flag of Chad or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
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www.appliedlanguage.com /country_guides/chad_country_government.shtml   (542 words)

  
 Minorities At Risk (MAR)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The BET region constitutes one third of the country and comprises 6% of the total population.
iii) the Arabs: 25-30% of the total population; most of the Arabs are nomads or semi-nomads who are located in the Salamat area in the Southeast or settled and assimilated as an administrative elite in the central prefectures.
Southerners in Chad exhibit several characteristics which make likely armed rebellion.
www.cidcm.umd.edu /inscr/mar/data/chadsth.htm   (1252 words)

  
 Chad
754,590 speakers in Chad, 12% of the population (1993 census).
128,000 in Chad, with Kano-Katsina-Bororro Fulfulde; 152,146 all Fulfulde varieties in Chad (1993 census).
East, Ouaddaï; Prefecture, Abéché and Am Dam subprefectures, and Biltine Prefecture, Biltine Subprefecture; almost all of Abéché Subprefecture and the area around Biltine.
african.lss.wisc.edu /nalrc/prog-serv/Map/gist/Chad.htm   (313 words)

  
 Chad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Here are a few common misspellings of Chad.
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 Chad - Gurupedia
Chad was controlled by some weak local kingdoms until it was overtaken by the larger, but still completely African
Middle Ages, Chad became a crossroads between the Muslim traders and the native tribes.
The largest ethnic group in Chad, the Christian/
www.gurupedia.com /c/ch/chad.htm   (736 words)

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