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"Mining in Africa has not worked for its people"

Interview with Nkateko Chauke on the SADC Basic Income Grant


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In Southern Africa, an initiative is advocating for a SADC-wide Basic Income Grant. The grant would be financed through a tax on extractive resources. How exactly does such a tax work? Who would profit from a Basic Income Grant? At the sidelines of the Potsdam Spring Dialogues, Nkateko Chauke explains the details of the plans.

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