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Tag: Africa




Preventative Child Health in Mali

Pesinet, a French NGO, is assessing the added value of technology in reducing child mortality.

By Elena Bridgers | 4 | Nov. 20, 2012

Impact Investing

Closing the Pioneer Gap


Economic Development

From Dependency to Self-Sufficiency

By Tony Blair & Kate Gross | Nov. 14, 2012

Tales of an Entrepreneur

Reviewed By Sam Goldman | Nov. 14, 2012

Global Issues

A Different Africa

A new book sheds light on realities that invite us to understand and engage Africa and Africans more deeply.

By G. Pascal Zachary | Oct. 12, 2012

Global Issues

Hotel Africa: The Politics of Escape

By G. Pascal Zachary | Oct. 12, 2012


Where are the Rio+20 Billions for Distributed Solar?

India and Africa are ideal markets for distributed solar—will some of the $513 billion in commitments made at Riio+20 get deployed there?

By Jigar Shah | Oct. 3, 2012


Health Innovation Challenges in India and Africa: Panel Discussion

Featuring 2011 GSB Healthcare Summit | Sep. 27, 2012


The Last Hunger Season

One Acre Fund's Andrew Youn: "Agriculture is the fundamental humanitarian challenge of our time."

By Roger Thurow | 1 | Sep. 19, 2012

Human Rights

If Stoves Could Kill

Political advocacy, humanitarian intervention, and the “manageable problem.”

By Samer Abdelnour | 7 | Sep. 17, 2012