Educating Lucia / TVE International ; BBC Worldwide ; directed by Charlotte Metcalf, Kirsten Brathen and Sean Smith

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Subjects: Globalization
Globalization--Social aspects
Women--Education--Africa, Eastern
Education, Elementary--Africa, Eastern
Education--Economic aspects--Africa, Eastern
School attendance--Africa, Eastern
Discrimination in education--Africa, Eastern
Sex discrimination against women--Africa, Eastern
Girls--Africa, Eastern--Social conditions
Women--Africa, Eastern--Social conditions
Africa, Eastern--Social conditions
Zimbabwe--Social conditions
Uganda--Social conditions
Benin--Social conditions
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English, Summary is in English
Audience: Adult
Published: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, c2000
Series: Life [25]
LC Classification: J, JZ
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (24 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Additional Authors: Metcalf, Charlotte
Brathen, Kirsten
Smith, Sean
Gawin, Luke
Richards, Jenny
Johnson, Hilde F
Henderson, Michael
Dennis, Tabu
Bullfrog Films, inc
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Television Trust for the Environment
Notes: ISBN: 156029874X
Commentary: Hilde F. Johnson, Michael Henderson, Tabu Dennis
Credits: Exec. producer, Jenny Richards ; series producer, Luke Gawin ; series editor, Robert Lamb
Summary: Part 25 of a series on how the globalized world economy affects ordinary people. Focuses on the story of three African sisters who want to graduate to secondary school but are more likely to receive no formal education, working as seasonal laborers on one of Zimbabwe's large tobacco farms. They're being raised by their grandmother who can only afford school fees for one girl. In African countries such as Zimbabwe, Uganda and Benin the odds are dramatically against girls getting an education
In English and African languages with English voiceovers
OCLC Number: 46593873
ISBN/ISSN: 156029874X