Africa's Odious Debt

Africa's Odious Debt

Africa Lost 1.6 Trillion in Capital Flight and Odious Debt Over Forty Years
Léonce Ndikumana: $619 billion of embezzled capital flight from North Africa with connivance of big banks according to new research

  November 25, 2012

Tunisia to Reject Odious Debt
Leonce Ndikumana: Tunisia to audit foreign debt and reject loans embezzled by former dictator

  August 24, 2012

Africa and the War Against Offshore Finance
Léonce Ndikumana: To reduce poverty, Africa needs to demand financial transparency as big banks collude with local corruption

  July 26, 2012

The Legal Basis to Reject Odious Debt
Léonce Ndikumana and James K. Boyce: International law supports Africa rejecting debts that did not benefit the people

  October 26, 2011

The Human Cost of Africa's Odious Debt
Léonce Ndikumana and James K. Boyce: The cost of servicing external odious debt leads to tragic underspending on health care and education

  October 24, 2011

Should Africa Repay its 'Odious' Debts?
Boyce and Ndikumana, authors of 'Africa's Odious Debts', argue that under international law, debts incurred by dictators should not be enforceable

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