The spy chief turned bank chief is bullish about the development bank's impact in the region, but says risk mitigation must inform large multi-country projects
- Wednesday, 26 August 2015 09:59
- Nicholas Norbrook
Renewable energy, the sharing economy and transportation innovation are reshaping economies across the world. Will Africa be able to leapfrog in its development to build revolutionary electricity, manufacturing and transportation networks?
- Tuesday, 25 August 2015 15:49
- Sarah Bracking
Anyone who still thinks that corruption takes place between the frontiers of the public and private space and between a 'private' actor who is assumed to be clean or a victim, and a 'public' official who is assumed to be inevitably pressing for a kickback, is a deluded liberal. Where are these individualized and sacrosanct frontiers in the power structure of South African society and polity? Please someone show me one.
- Wednesday, 19 August 2015 13:56
- Mamadou Toure
Turn to the corporate social responsibility (CSR) pages in the annual reports of many big companies and you will see many examples of clinics being opened and schools built.