Spotlight On Botswana
One Of Africa's Fastest-Growing Economies Looks To Boost Its Project Management Maturity
Botswana is the world's top diamond producer, but it's seeking greater fortunes. While the country is one of Africa's fastest-growing economies, it's also among the most vulnerable because it relies so heavily on mining. With mineral revenues generating about 40 percent of total revenue, Botswana must diversify to insulate itself from commodity price crashes, like the 2015 collapse that caused the economy to contract for the fourth time in just 15 years.