EducationAfrica's Biggest Problems
A Flowchart by wbsumner
To print this page, right mouse click, open "Print preview", "Print" or a similar option depending on your browser, then use the controls to size this page appropriately. Go to for the original version of this flowchart. Find and create other free decision making tools at Use our interactive selectors to find the best college, best career, right religion, most appropriate dog breed, best college major and more.
Make Your Own Flowchart All Rights Reserved.

Population growth

Causes: having very large families.
Causes: over population, lack of modern farming equipment, civil war, and deforestfication, and desertification.
Causes: overgraze of livestock
Causes: not enough schools
Causes: drinking contaminated water, Tsetse fly, and other insects

Problems: food and housing shortages.
Problems: People are starving and dying because of famine Solutions: Modern equipment, seed and fertilizer for farmers, plant more trees, and stop overgrazing of livestock.
Problems: The livestock eats all the grass and roots so there is no grass to hold the soil. So the land is turning into desert.
Problems: they do not know how to read and write. Solutions: they are building more schools.
Problems: tsetse fly causes sleeping sickness, and other insects can cause deadly diseases, not enough medical care.

Solution: Education on birth control, and modern equipment for the farmers.
Solution: modern farm equipment, farm less cash crops and more crops feed the local people.
Solution: modern farm equipment to produce feed for the livestock..
Solutions: they are building more schools.
Solutions: build more hospitals, educate about diseases, water filter systems.