Martha Sambe

Martha Sambe

Executive Assistant at AUN

Bio

Martha is a graduate of Development Economics and International Cooperation from the University of Rome, Tor Vergata. She enjoys writing and researching topics in development, sociology, and religion.

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How The Poor Make Us Better

COLUMNS - 18 SEP 2017

How The Poor Make Us Better

Have you ever wondered if society benefits from the everyday inequality and poverty?

Culture of Poverty: Why poor people remain poor

COLUMNS - 11 AUG 2017

Culture of Poverty: Why poor people remain poor

Could the poor be both victims and perpetrators of their poverty?

The Dilemma of Informal Settlements in Nigeria

COLUMNS - 07 JUL 2017

The Dilemma of Informal Settlements in Nigeria

Informal settlements emerge when urban migration is mishandled by planners in cities.

Does your sex affect your health?

COLUMNS - 13 MAY 2017

Does your sex affect your health?

How do the genders (sexes) experience health/healthcare?

Happiness & The Good Life

COLUMNS - 21 APR 2017

Happiness & The Good Life

Is the good life a happy one or is a happy life a good one?

Is Gross National Happiness the new GDP?

COLUMNS - 24 MAR 2017

Is Gross National Happiness the new GDP?

Happiness is becoming a more important measure of welfare. We investigate the benefits of the approach

From Belief to Development

COLUMNS - 16 FEB 2017

From Belief to Development

Can some religions help or hinder economic development? Maybe...

Microfinance as a Catalyst for Development

COLUMNS - 02 FEB 2017

Microfinance as a Catalyst for Development

Analysing how microfinance has performed in reducing poverty in Nigeria.

Exploring Inequality & Growth in Nigeria

COLUMNS - 06 JAN 2017

Exploring Inequality & Growth in Nigeria

An in-depth look at the relationship between economic growth and inequality in Nigeria.