As for the people whose understanding for developed and transitional economies is narrow and/or is limited to assuming US/UK/Europe to be developed and all of the Asia and Africa to be undeveloped, I must tell you that that is true, just not entirely.
Gandhi as people know him was from Gujarat, India. His full name was Mohan Das Karam Chand Gandhi aka Mohandas K Gandhi. In very short
Apart from the obvious tentacles of myriad of problems arising from being home to almost all known religion, profuse poverty, moderating illiteracy, highly secluded urban economic growth and burgeoning village population, less often abuse of religious minorities, widespread lack of electrical power, etc. this homeland has more problems.
As Gandhi said – fight to change things! So fight! Chao!