South Africa is the only non-OECD economy which provides economic indicator data to the OECD which can be used to gauge the health of its economy. Why is the rest of Africa not providing this data?
Aid to Africa has not always reached the intended recipients. Bill Gates explains how his foundation is measuring the impact of his intervention in tackling treatable conditions in Africa and other parts of the developing world. It is important to get such feedback as it helps to improve methods of continued intervention and support.
What is the truth about developing and developed nations? Hans Rosling has the dynamic statistics to show the world the kind of progress that has taken place in the last 50 years. What has happened to child mortality rates since 1963 in the developing world? Is the developing making progress and can we eliminate child mortality to almost non-existent in the next 20 years? Watch this video to debunk the infant mortality myth of developing versus developed nations.
As Africa receives aid from the developed world, how much money is Africa losing to the developed world? In this video, former South Africa president Thabo Mbeki gives insight into this anomaly.