Economic development is the goal that all African nations
should strive to reach in this 21st century. It is obvious that
without economic development there cannot be poverty alleviation. It is only
through the application of sound economic policies that African nations
especially in the sub-Sahara will overcome the threatening issue of poverty. Economic
development specialists agree on four priorities that should be highlighted.
What are they?
1-Develop agriculture The
industrialization success depends on the standard of living of the rural areas
population. Agriculture development is vital not only because it is the sole
mean to provide food to the population, but it is also the way to reduce
significantly unemployment and curb the drift from the land. It also helps
diminish significantly the dependence on the western and Asian countries. For
instance if rice is to be grown extensively (there is enough land and a
favorable condition), it will help diminish significantly the import of …