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7 Febbraio 2018

Tanzania

TANZANIA- TANZANIA TOPS AFRICA’S INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT INDEX

Tanzania has topped other African nations on the World Economic Forum (WEF) Tops Africa’s Inclusive Development Index. To put it there, President Magufuli’s anti-corruption fight was one of several economic merits highlighted at the just ended WEF in Davos, Switzerland. Other factors that rank Tanzania top in Africa when it comes to inclusive economy include infrastructure, health services, free education policy, fight and well-performing social security schemes. THE World Economic Forum (WEF) has listed Tanzania top in inclusive economy among African countries in 2018.  Tanzania was also ranked the 48th Emerging Economy in the World. The forum agreed that Tanzania’s economic growth creates opportunity for all. That as the economy grows, the social-economic status of the general population also improves. According to the WEF ‘Inclusive Development Index (IDI)’, Tanzanians have the freedom, opportunity and means to fully participate in the country’s economic activities. IDI is a project of the World Economic Forum’s System Initiative on the Future of Economic Progress, which aims to inform and enable sustained and inclusive economic progress through deepened public-private cooperation, thought leadership and analysis, strategic dialogue and concrete cooperation, including accelerating social impact through corporate action. IDI assess the economic performance of some 103 countries based on ‘eleven key aspects of their economic progress. The index is also based on three main pillars growth and development, inclusion and sustainable stewardship of natural and financial resources. After Tanzania came Ghana, Cameroon, Burundi, Namibia, Rwanda, Uganda, Mali, Senegal and Nigeria. (ICE ADDIS ABEBA)