Although there is strength in diversity, members of ethnic groups in power distributing resources to members of their ethnic group at the expense of national growth entrench poverty in Africa.
The Ukraine crisis is significantly increasing political stress and potential conflict throughout Africa.
COVID is only one factor contributing to the difficult debt situation in the region.
A global team of researchers analyzed 34 studies of unconditional cash-transfer programs administered in low- and middle-income countries.
In 2022 the world is in the midst of another inflection point that few predicted. African countries have history they can draw on to respond.
Cities have the authority and duty to consider children’s rights as part of climate change responses.
The World Bank board operates on the basis of reaching decisions by consensus. This means that any executive director must earn the respect of their colleagues to affect change.
Africa’s outer space programme can help the continent meet its other flagship goals.
The sourcing of wheat has factored into the political and strategic decisions and security of many countries.
Nigerian youth have increasingly been resisting and expressing their dissatisfaction with toxic workplaces.
Opportunities for social mobility, rather than simply economic incentives, have generated emigration from China to countries like Ghana.
Protecting the continent’s historical artefacts requires political will from governments – and a reawakening of cultural conscience among Africans.
Maintaining ecological balance in savannas is essential
Many of Africa’s forests are unknown to the public at large, yet so fascinating and important.
To date, the program has provided nearly $10 million to roughly 137,000 of the country’s poorest citizens.
Russia is attempting to export its governance model of an authoritarian, kleptocratic and transactional regime onto Africa.
The resolution is not legally binding, but is an expression of the views of the UN membership.
This was the first national DNA-based assessment of any free-ranging large mammal in Africa.
Nkrumah’s rhetorical vision used the politics of the crowd to build a postcolonial community outside of the conscripts of colonialism.
African participants have decided to press the reset button and begun to act as equal partners – but more can be done to improve the summit process.