2 out of the 3 policies must be through class content
Feel free to say that our model doesn’t work because…
4-6 pages, nothing less or more.
World Bank page, CIA, Factbook, etc.
• Was one of the poorest countries in Africa when gained independence in 1966.
• Became one of the fastest growing economies in the world.
• Growth primarily due to mining (Diamonds)
• Stable democracy
Unemployment = 20% (Very High)
Lack of skilled workforce, but high expenditure on education.
Heavy reliance on diamonds (lacking adversity)
Budged is balanced (Usually money is a problem, its limited, but Botswana is
good. Most countries in the world run on a deficit)
Life Expectancy 47-53 (Moving in the right direction but still bad, this is due to
6% of government spending is in HIV/AIDS programs.
= LOTS OF THINGS WE COULD SUGGEST FOR BOTSWANA
Education – Are a lot of the educated population infected?
Economy Growth (Good growth for a developing country, not so good for
Reliance on one industry (Flatness in the mining industry could have various
people out of work with no other options for employment)