Africa: Report Warns of Unequal Growth Trajectory

The 2012 Africa Progress Report warns that, despite the continent's strong growth trajectory, rising inequalities in areas such as health and education are inhibiting social and economic progress.

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A fisherman in the Lomé harbour, Togo.