Africa Now Summit 2019 | Advancing Africa's Social Economic Prosperity
What transpared at the Africa now
THE LEADERSHIP NEEDED TO CATALYSE AFRICA’S TRANSFORMATION
We first need to understand what is meant by transformation. In the 1960s, economists were talking about growth and development. Growth was supposed to mean quantitative expansion of the respective sectors e.g. grow more coffee, cotton, etc. Development was a term that implied some qualitative changes ─ propelling the economy and society to a higher level. Later on, however, when we became active on the scene, I insisted on the use of the word transformation
By president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni.