Sunday, May 31, 2009

RRR: Rehabilitation Reconstruction and Reconciliation

By the Economist

(ST)The immense costs for rehabilitation of around 300,000 refugees and the reconstruction of the North and East are mind boggling. The reconciliation of the national minorities through a political and constitutional solution, as well as meaningful actions on resolution of ethnic tensions are challenging responsibilities. The reconciliation of the minorities to a just and equitable solution would be the foundation for a stable polity and society that is an indispensable foundation for a rapidly expanding economy. The economic opportunities provided by economic prosperity would undoubtedly be the bedrock for national unity in a plural society. Full text