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Why Africa's international image is unfair

Why Africa's international image is unfair | IB Geography (Diploma Programme) | Scoop.it
Binyavanga Wainaina, Kenyan author and a past winner of the Caine Prize for African Writing, argues that the world has got its image of Africa very badly wrong.

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'In 10 years' time, Ghana may not require any aid at all'

'In 10 years' time, Ghana may not require any aid at all' | IB Geography (Diploma Programme) | Scoop.it
Ghana is one of Africa's great successes – a stable and thriving country that is testament to the impact of aid.

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Why Development Aid Is Not Enough

Why Development Aid Is Not Enough | IB Geography (Diploma Programme) | Scoop.it

Poverty is not only about not having enough money. It is also about exploitation and oppression, and about armed conflicts and wars that make it impossible to run a business, visit the doctor, or send children to school. In short, poverty is about politics, and the need to devise political solutions to its underlying causes, which involves more than providing money...


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INGOs in a changed world order

INGOs in a changed world order | IB Geography (Diploma Programme) | Scoop.it

The future of international NGOs depends on what the post-western world will look like in ten years from now. The nature of the post-western world is likely to challenge the legitimacy, funding and effectiveness of INGOs generally and particularly of those from the West...


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