"Manna From Heaven"?

"Manna From Heaven"?

How Health and Education Pay the Price for Self-dealing in Equatorial Guinea

Book - 2017
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This report reveals that the government spent only 2 to 3 percent of its annual budget on health and education in 2008 and 2011, the years for which data is available, while devoting around 80 percent to sometimes questionable large-scale infrastructure projects. The report also exposes how, according to evidence presented in money laundering investigations carried out by several countries, senior government officials reap enormous profits from public construction contracts awarded to companies they fully or partially own, in many cases in partnership with foreign companies, in an opaque and noncompetitive process.
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Human Rights Watch, [2017]
ISBN: 9781623134815
Branch Call Number: 323.49096718 S11m
Characteristics: 85 pages : color illustrations, color maps, color photographs ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Human Rights Watch (Organization)


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