Africa : Macron Got A Lot Wrong About Africa ... But Made One Good Point

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    Macron Got A Lot Wrong About Africa ... But Made One Good Point

    ... Despite my criticisms of Macron's comments, I do believe he made a pertinent point when he said: "If we want a coherent response to Africa, then Africans must develop a series of policies that are far more sophisticated than a simple Marshall plan" ...

    http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsan...ot-wrong-about-africa-but-made-one-good-point

    Macron Got A Lot Wrong About Africa ... But Made One Good Point

    In answering a reporter's question, the French president characterized Africa as a continent of failing states with high birth rates. Viviane Rutabingwa shares her perspective.
    npr.org


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    French President Emmanuel Macron speaks a Press conference after a meeting of European Union leaders at the Chancellery on June 29, 2017 in Berlin, Germany.


    Michele Tantussi/Getty Images


    By
    VIVIANE RUTABINGWA




     
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