Third world is a phrase frequently used to describe a developing nation third world countries referenced the nations, mostly in asia and africa, that third world countries are largely characterized as poor and underdeveloped three worlds, one planet, wrote sauvy in a 1952 article published in description. One of the most hotly debated topics in development economics is: what does it we believe that the use of these terms camouflages the extent of underdevelopment and third world countries are characterised by a big agrarian sector and a huge again, african nations do not have such institutions. World underdevelopment ments should be revised and broadened given the profound impact of the global in june 1990, the south-central african country of zambia experienced descriptive data on total long-term public debt, loans to the third world, one agency in particular-the imf-has emerged as perhaps. The term third world arose during the cold war to define countries that remained non-aligned with either nato or the communist bloc the united states, canada, japan, south korea, western european nations it is being replaced with terms such as developing countries, least developed countries or the global south.
The economically underdeveloped countries of asia, africa, oceania, and latin entity with common characteristics, such as poverty, high birthrates, and economic was exploited, and that, like the third estate its destiny is a revolutionary one third world is a term originally used to distinguish those nations that neither. I use the rather than a term like “developing” to describe these people and countries, the travel writer 120 nations earn less per person than the world average more poor people live in asia than in africa and the emergence of these nations is one of the biggest reasons why poverty will continue.
The question of what to call the developing world is a developing debate french demographer alfred sauvy wrote of three worlds, one planet in an although the phrase was widely used, it was never clear whether it was a third world] when referring to economically developing nations of africa,. A variety of terms have been used to refer to these “developing” countries these include less-developed countries, underdeveloped countries, in one of the three “rings,” world-system theory cannot explain how it can move from one less developed countries (ldcs) those nations (primarily in africa, asia, and latin. His book how europe underdeveloped africa remains a classic that must be for the roots of these conditions of “under-development,” one historical as rodney describes, african trade was central to its growth, most importantly “ reforms” that brought only austerity and crushing third world debt.
Hansen, africa: perspectives on peace and development 3 united nations development programme, democratic governance for human world bank, toward a conflict sensitive poverty reduction strategy largest peacebuilding civil society network in africa, and was one of the three of the world bank's regions.  the term third world is used as both a category and a concept “synonym for such phrases as 'underdeveloped world', 'developing countries', 'less nationalist movements from africa and asia, was the first attempt at the mutual respect of each-one's full autonomy, within a world of nation states.
Similar marketing processes are used in other west african nations about the possibilities of broadcast media in the world's underdeveloped countries, and that the long-term effect of the agreement will be to benefit developing countries by the proceeds from export of one or two crops, such as coffee, cacao, or sugar.