Bill and Melinda Gates were right about Africa’s transformation

ACET President recently published an op-ed in Mail & Guardian Africa:

Transformation is the new buzzword in development circles, but it means different things to different people. For us at the African Center for Economic Transformation, it is growth through modernising agriculture and making the structural shifts from farming to efficient manufacturing and modern services.

It is growth through expanding the technical capabilities of people and institutions. It is growth through upgrading the technologies that people use on farms, in firms, and in government offices. It is growth through becoming internationally competitive and active players in global chains.

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