Another World Economic Forum meeting is underway.
This one is not located at the Swiss ski resort town of Davos, features few celebrities like Bono and is garnering much less media attention. It’s the WEF on Africa, in Cape Town, South Africa, this year.
A few stories:
BBC: Kofi Annan warns that Africa is at risk of squandering current economic growth
Guardian: Botswana is a success story showing power of public-private partnerships
South Africa, Independent Online: Africa can use the world’s challenges to its benefit
South Africa, Business Day: Africa’s development is unbalanced
Bloomberg: Sub-Saharan Africa’s economic outlook ‘quite positive’