Video: Another look at development aid


During this TED conference, the Ugandan journalist Andrew Mwenda explains what the consequences are of bilateral aid (aid from government to government) to his country. Politicians are pre-occupied with their relations with Western donors, because that is where the money comes from. They are not busy with launching their own economy. If African governments would no longer receive bilateral aid, they would be forced to set up a working tax system and their populations would also expect a functioning government in return. 



back to Videos

NewsletterSign up for 

our newsletter



Do you have a suggestion, remark or question? E-mail us!



New visions on how we can live together in the 21st century are more than necessary. Click here for an expanding collection of articles.



Like Summer Foundation

on  Facebook




Follow Summer

Foundation on Twitter




Follow Summer

Foundation on



Follow Summer

Foundation on



The Summer Foundation strives for a free, equal and solidary society. More about this…