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Sankofa: Tradition and Development

Synopsis
Reports on the Brong-Ahafo Rural Integrated Development Programme (BARIDEP) in central Ghana showing how people, drawing on their own resources and traditions, work together with both governmental and non-governmental organisations to develop primary health care.
Language
English
Country
Ghana
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 45 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1980
Availability
Free loan to members
Uses
1st-year undergraduate courses - introduction to contemporary West Africa. Undergraduates and postgraduates - demography and population geography of West Africa. 3rd-year undergraduates - rural West Africa.*
Subjects
Development studies
Keywords
Ghana; health services

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

Ghana Film Industry Corporation

Sponsor

Name

World Health Organisation

Distributor

Name

BMA Film and Video Library

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Phone
020 7383 6690
Fax
020 7388 2544
Address
BMA House
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