Opinion: Why we’ve stopped using the term ‘sub-Saharan Africa’

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    As African development workers based in Tanzania and Zimbabwe, we’ve been using the expression “sub-Saharan Africa” ourselves for years. Yet it makes no geographic sense, contributes to reinforcing stereotypes, and plays a role in perpetuating post-colonialist patterns of oppression in global development — so we’ve stopped using it.

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