ERIC Number: EJ1072805
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Dec
Abstractor: As Provided
Access to Education and Employment Opportunities: Implications for Poverty Reduction
Adewale, T. M.
African Higher Education Review, v4 p42-52 Dec 2011
The study examined the linkages between Education and poverty and the possibility of poverty reduction through access to education and better employment opportunities. The paper also stressed that poverty acts as both cause and effect on lack of education. In particular the paper examined whether education is contributing to poverty reduction among rural households in Iwajowa Local Government of Oyo State, Nigeria.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Developing Nations, Access to Education, Employment Opportunities, Poverty Programs, Rural Areas, Employment Potential, Elementary Secondary Education, Unemployment, Surveys
University of North Texas. 1155 Union Circle, Denton, Texas 76203. Web site: https://www.coe.unt.edu/african-higher-education-review
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Nigeria
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A