Gulf nations can help Africa unlock its growth potential


Gulf nations can help Africa unlock its growth potential

Unlocking Africa’s economic potential is a challenge without seeming end. Since the 1950s, when the continent began to achieve independence from colonial shackles, many countries have struggled to attain robust economic growth. Poor infrastructure, corrupt politicians and an environment that encouraged them, and a lack of manufacturing have been the most common factors keeping growth uneven at best and abysmal at the very worst. Finding a solution to the growth question will be a central theme of a conference next month in Dubai organized by the Africa Legal Network. Indeed, the Gulf may be a solution to Africa’s woes, but more on that later.

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