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What Africa’s Fragile States Need: Investment, Infrastructure and Industry

I have just returned from the United Nations General Assembly in New York where, for the second year running, mass migration to Europe from the Middle East and Africa dominated the week-long series of meetings among world leaders. The issue has also dominated the media agenda over the last two years. Beyond the tragedy of the Syrian civil war and wider instability in the Middle East, debate over the push and pull factors affecting migrants from Africa has consumed thousands of column inches and further tainted the image of the continent.
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