What Are We Doing Here? Why Western Aid Hasn't Helped Africa (Enhanced DVD)
Famine, poverty, war and HIV- in spite of receiving assistance from wealthier nations, Africa continues to struggle with these issues. This program evaluates the effectiveness of conventional humanitarian approaches to helping Africa in the form of medical, monetary and food aid. Follow four Americans as they travel throughout Africa to discover the intricate problems that continue to affect this country of millions. A wide range of topics are explored including child sponsorship, NGOs, U.S. Farm policies and the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Gain a deeper understanding of what life in Africa is like for many today and why Western aid has been unable to stem the tide of Africa's ongoing issues.
What Are We Doing Here? Why Western Aid Hasn't Helped Africa