Wangari Maathai: Money Alone Won’t Help Africa
Nobel laureate Wangari Maathai, founder of the Kenyan Green Belt Movement argues that well-intentioned aid to Africa may have unexpected negative consequences. She draws from Sharon Stone’s pledge to buy anti-malaria bed nets in Tanzania to explain why money alone will not solve Africa’s problems.
Published June 30, 2009
More information on the Green Belt Movement can be found at www.greenbeltmovement.org