Doha Debates– Don't settle for a Divided World
Video / June 30 2020

Ameenah Gurib-Fakim: Africa Will Be the Source of a Global Labor Force

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Opening remarks at Doha Debates’ Capitalism debate by Ameenah Gurib-Fakim.

Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, the former president of Mauritius and a biodiversity scientist, argues that economic growth is crucial to increasing a nation’s prosperity. She believes that by investing in the social welfare of a country, shared prosperity protects against some of the negative side effects of capitalism.