Emilie Filou is a freelance journalist specialising in business and development issues, with a particular interest in Africa. Born in France, Emilie is now based in London, UK, from where she makes regular trips to Africa. Her work has appeared in publications such as The Economist, The Guardian, the BBC, the Africa Report and the Christian Science Monitor. She has contributed to some 20 Lonely Planet guides, including France, Provence, London, West Africa, Madagascar and Tunisia. You can find out more on www.emiliefilou.com.
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