A charter for Africa’s barefoot entrepreneurs, by Rosemary Righter

Tuesday, March 8, 2005

Government-led ?solutions? for Africa, if I may adapt a Blair slogan, look Not Forward, But Back. We should be asking, instead, how best to bring capital and skills together to help these anything but passive ?masses? to do better what millions of them, considering the circumstances, already do surprisingly well. That is why “Enterprise Solutions to Poverty,” the short report by the Shell Foundation, should be required reading in Downing Street.
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Source: Business Times