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Eritrea’s Development Policy, Achievements of the Last 25 Years, Challenges and Prospects (II)

Eritrea development policy
A brief review of development programs and results in the last 25 years: Infrastructure, health, life expectancy, HIV prevalence, youth literacy, Education, etc…

PART 2: Reconstruction, Temporary Derailment, Renewed Commitment and Progress

By Prof. Abraham Kidane,

In Part 1, Eritrea’s policy foundations and evolution of policy formulation were summarized. In the following part, progress toward sustainable development is presented.

1993-1998: Peacetime Growth with Macroeconomic Stability

Immediately following independence in 1993, the formidable tasks of reconstruction, rehabilitation and the building of foundations for sustainable socio-economic development commenced in earnest. Among the most important were the establishment of public institutions and civil service, the creation of a legal and administrative environment that is conducive to sustainable development, and building capacity in a down-sized and lean public sector. Continue reading Eritrea’s Development Policy, Achievements of the Last 25 Years, Challenges and Prospects (II)