The fantastic Atinuke tells us about writing Amazing Africa and reconnecting with the continent of her birth. 28/10/2019 I had such fun writing Amazing Africa. All my life I have been fascinated by continent of my birth. I am intrigued by it’s waterfalls and snowy mountains, by it’s crazy chaotic cities and blinding deserts, by
06/07/2020 Reconnu parmi les 50 meilleures innovations du continent en matière d’éducation par l’Union Africaine, le programme de leadership et de mentorat de la jeune femme africaine appelé the African Women of the Future Fellowship (AWF), initié par la fondation SEPHIS a formé durant ces deux dernières années 48 jeunes femmes porteuses de projets innovants
African women entrepreneurs can overcome the funding gap with targeted support from a new type of gender-focused investors. 29/06/2020 “If you want to change our society, you help a woman to change her life. Then the woman will change the world.” These are the words of Vera Mbongo, who runs a not-for-profit orphanage attached to
17/06/2020 Ujunwa Ojemeni is an impact investing, energy and development expert with experience in the areas of opportunity maturation, financing, and policy. At the Office of to the Honourable Commissioner for Energy & Mineral Resources Lagos State, she drives policies, investments opportunities and implementation strategies to deliver reliable energy to the citizens of the State.
Par Maimounia Dia 21/07/2018, 8:03 D’origine Camerounaise, Angelle Kwemo est la présidente et fondatrice de l’Initiative Believe In Africa (BIA). L’organisation a pour objectif de faire la promotion du secteur privé africain. Elle aide aussi à la formulation des politiques africaines pour l’Afrique et œuvre pour l’épanouissement des jeunes et surtout des femmes évoluant dans
The flow of people, trade and capital will be slowed May 14th 2020 By the Economist Even before the pandemic, globalisation was in trouble. The open system of trade that had dominated the world economy for decades had been damaged by the financial crash and the Sino-American trade war. Now it is reeling from its third
17 April 2020 By Anne Mawathe Africa could become the next epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned. UN officials also say it is likely the pandemic will kill at least 300,000 people in Africa and push nearly 30 million into poverty. The past week in Africa has seen a
Capital on the Frontier | March 12, 2020 Jessica Pothering ImpactAlpha, March 12 – Toronto-based Engineers Without Borders has been making early-stage venture investments since 2013 as a complement its non-profit global development work. After a dozen investments, the organization is spinning off its venture arm as Hummingbird Impact to expand investments in tech-enabled social enterprises. Engineers Without
NELLY MURUNGI Issued on: 27 MARCH 2020 Manuel Koser Manuel Koser is the co-founder and managing director of Silvertree Holdings, a South African-based investment firm that focuses on growing early and mid-stage companies. “This has been a crazy week in the world. To many of us it felt like a whole year in just a week.