- Jul 25, 2021
Countries in Africa are some of the worst hit when it comes to access to food, according to the UK-based charity, Christian Aid.
Although Africa isn’t the driver of global climate change, the continent has “the opportunity to learn from the devastating mistakes of industrialization that were made by others, and to develop cleanly.”
To tackle poverty in Nigeria, the country must overcome institutions that are “weak, dysfunctional and are skewed in favor of the rich at the expense of the poor.”
As Africa struggles with the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, the continent’s governments will have to make hard choices: Keep servicing its debts and compromise the lives of their people or stop debt repayments to redirect resources for emergency response.