Easing The Burden

Greater flexibility in negotiating Africa's debt reduction is essential

Sarah McGregor
Published: Wednesday, 08/25/2004 12:00 am EDT

The World Bank's debt relief program isn't doing nearly enough for some of the poorest nations, which continue to struggle under the weight of their international financial obligations, according to Finance Minister Ralph Goodale.

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.

Quick purchase

Purchase this week's edition of Embassy in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00

Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.

This Week's Issue
policy briefings