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Since its independence in 1965, Botswana has experienced rapid growth through a combination of policies, institutions and built-in shock absorbers. It was the world's fastest growing economy from 1966-97. It has consistently ranked as the least corrupt country in Africa, and less corrupt than nine EU countries. Hear Charles Frankel, Honorary Counsul for the Republic of Botswana, explain how Botswana has achieved its outstanding successes.

For more information and to register for this program, go to: http://commonwealthclub.org, then under the calendar in the upper right-hand corner, scroll down to and click on February 9th. Or call 415-597-6700 to register.

Official Website: http://www.commonwealthclub.org

Added by K2. on January 31, 2009

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