Strategy for control
European donors often criticize China and its focus on business instead of development when it comes to investments in Africa. NAI researcher Mats Hårsmar commented this in Swedish Radio.
– It is a good thing if more actors are getting involved in Africa. However, it is important that the African governments have a strategy for dealing with foreign interests. They need to be in control themselves, says Mats Hårsmar.
Listen to full interview in Swedish Radio (in Swedish, opens in new window).