It is now ten years since the Economist newspaper declared Africa to be “the hopeless continent”.
Journal articlesECONOMIC GROWTH GOVERNMENT POLICY INVESTMENT PROMOTION Poverty alleviation InnovationPublished dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Social protection mechanisms can reduce poverty and vulnerability, increase work and educational achievement, and promote economic growth.
Peace and Development : Democratization, Poverty Reduction and Risk Mitigation in Fragile and Post Conflict States
Both the social science literature and policymakers tend to take for granted that poverty reduction, risk mitigation and democratization are mutually reinforcing.