Political Economy Summary
|Independence||30 September 1966|
|Head of State & Govt||H.E. Mokgweetsi Masisi|
|Minister of Foreign Affairs||Unity Dow|
|Minister of Finance||Ontefetse Kenneth Matambo|
|Central Bank Govenor||Moses Dinekere Pelaelo|
|Next National Elections Date||October 2019|
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Increased globalisation and unpredictable weather patterns have left many rural livelihoods more exposed to external shocks. Agricultural-based rural livelihoods are typically under-resourced, have low productivity ...
This September 2017 PESA Editorial focuses on political uncertainty and its impact on economic growth in Botswana. The issue looks at: what is the current ...
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Interview about the recent discovery of the second-largest diamond which was discovered in Botswana and measured at 1,758-carats. The interview reviews why Botswana has not ...