Somalia takes steps to rebuild its economy
Share Now on:
British Prime Minister David Cameron is hosting a conference in London today on Somalia’s future. The country, located in the horn of Africa, has struggled with famine, piracy, and insurgency in the past several years. But recently, Somalia has been making some progress on economic rebuilding.
The BBC’s Anne Soy joins us Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio from the Somali capital, Mogadishu with the latest.
We’re here to help you navigate this changed world and economy.
Our mission at Marketplace is to raise the economic intelligence of the country. It’s a tough task, but it’s never been more important.
In the past year, we’ve seen record unemployment, stimulus bills, and reddit users influencing the stock market. Marketplace helps you understand it all, will fact-based, approachable, and unbiased reporting.
Generous support from listeners and readers is what powers our nonprofit news—and your donation today will help provide this essential service. For just $5/month, you can sustain independent journalism that keeps you and thousands of others informed.
Give today and get our limited edition tote.