Beinhart, Peter
December 1994
New Republic;12/26/94, Vol. 211 Issue 26, p16
Claims that Western governments are disengaging in Africa by ceding control to international aid agencies and multilateral lending institutions as of 1994. Evolution of the foreign policy of Western countries toward Africa; Suggestion that Western governments have no significant interests on the continent; Contribution of the International Monetary Fund to African development; Effects of structural adjustment programs on African countries; Role of international non-governmental organizations in directing government aid and setting policy in Africa; Developmental paradigms followed by aid agencies and multilateral lending institutions.


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