Africa Needs Action for Proper Economic Growth

Peter Stollery
Published: Wednesday, 03/19/2008 12:00 am EDT

Last year the Senate's report on Africa talked about the desperate African men and women crossing the Sahara and attempting to get to the Canary Islands on fishing boats, trying to get to Europe and find work. In 2005, 6,000 people drowned and 31,000 African men and women reached the islands.

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