With BRICS Summit just days before the Financing for Development Conference, emerging country leaders have a unique opportunity.
- Wednesday, 08 July 2015 10:22
- Wednesday, 08 July 2015 10:09
Roch Marc Christian Kaboré has been officially confirmed as the MPP (Mouvement du Peuple pour le Progrès) candidate in Burkina Faso's presidential elections due to be held on 11 October 2015.
- Tuesday, 26 May 2015 13:26
Just days prior to the World Economic Forum on Africa, the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) will convene its Frontier 100 Forum on May 31 to June 2, in Cape Town, South Africa, where top international and African business leaders will put forth solutions to advancing trade and strategic investments to accelerate economic growth and alleviate poverty on the African continent.
- Friday, 23 January 2015 12:21
We have learnt that Africa can help us.
- Wednesday, 25 June 2014 19:29
- Patrick Bond
In early June, a University of Pretoria conference at the Governance Innovation Centre, keynoted by Indian eco-feminist Vandana Shiva, contemplated how to go 'beyond GDP'. The current system of economic bean-counting is terribly inappropriate for a continent 'rising' in rhetoric but, in reality, being looted at a breakneck pace.