Botswana proves Africa can avoid the 'resource curse'

How does Botswana, the world's top diamond producer, ensure sound management of its natural resources and that the revenues from the mining industry benefit the entire population? Find out in this #DemocracyMatters video interview.

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  • Carlos Santamaria

    Carlos is a former associate editor for breaking news in Devex's Manila-based news team. He joined Devex after a decade working for international wire services Reuters, AP, Xinhua, EFE ,and Philippine social news network Rappler in Madrid, Beijing, Manila, New York, and Bangkok. During that time, he also covered natural disasters on the ground in Myanmar and Japan.

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