Thursday, December 12, 2019

A road map for ending aid to Africa

For the first time since independence, there is new optimism in Africa. With the rise of a new indigenous middle-class and a political leadership anxious to free itself from the straight jacket of the aid regime there is serious interest in encouraging investments by foreigners and local entrepreneurs.

Göran Hydén

Göran Hydén is a retired Professor of Political Science and independent consultant.

Development Today is a subscription-based online journal. To subscribe click here.

If you are already a subscriber to Development Today please log in.

Would you like to know more about Development Today? Click here.