Africa's population growth offers economic opportunities
A population boom in Africa in the next 40 or more years is not only likely to have profound consequences for the continent, it could also have a major effect on the geopolitical landscape. The first in a two-part series on the rapidly increasing population looks at the figures, the causes behind the growth, and the need for adequate planning and investment to avoid a disaster scenario.
AFRICA’S fast-growing population boom is being seen as both a blessing and a curse with some seeing it as a decisive boost for economic growth and a unique opportunity for development.
The dramatic growth began in the second half of the 20th century, when the number of people on the cont...
- Report is targeted to the decision makers in cross country manufacturing – suppliers, manufacturers, logistics.
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