Civil conflicts in four african countries: a five-year review of trends in nutrition and mortality.

@article{GuhaSapir2005CivilCI,
  title={Civil conflicts in four african countries: a five-year review of trends in nutrition and mortality.},
  author={Debarati Guha-Sapir and Willem G van Panhuis and Olivier Degomme and Vicente Ter{\'a}n},
  journal={Epidemiologic reviews},
  year={2005},
  volume={27},
  pages={
          67-77
        }
}
Armed conflicts are defined as political conflicts in which armed combat involves the armed forces of at least one state or one or more armed factions seeking to gain control of all or part of the state, and in which at least 1,000 people have been killed by the fighting during the course of the conflict. Globally, the number of armed conflicts has been decreasing since 1995, when it peaked at 44 recorded civil wars (1). By 2003, seven of these conflicts had ended, and in 2003 there were 37… CONTINUE READING

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