There Is Hope for Africa

WHILE ON A VISIT TO THE CARTER CENTER projects in 10 African countries, I read TIME concerning "The Agony of Africa." This was a heartrending description of the continent, with which I agree. It is true that much of the suffering is self-inflicted and some African leaders have betrayed their own people. It is also true that many of the catastrophic conditions have been caused and are being perpetuated by the greed of debtors, the inefficiency of international agencies and the priorities of most major donors who now concentrate their support on Eastern Europe and the fragmented Soviet Union. But the...

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