Botswana: Africa’s Success Story

Botswana's President Ian Khama at the opening day of an emergency elephant summit by the International Union for Conservation of Nature in Gaborone, Botswana, on Dec. 3, 2013. (Monirul Bhuiyan/AFP/Getty Images)
Botswana's President Ian Khama at the opening day of an emergency elephant summit by the International Union for Conservation of Nature in Gaborone, Botswana, on Dec. 3, 2013. (Monirul Bhuiyan/AFP/Getty Images)

The most impressive person I met in Botswana barely said a word. She was an older woman, small in stature. We were sitting next to...

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