Africa

Antonio Guterres – African Union Summit

Guterres applauds the need for strong AU-UN cooperation in achieving human rights and good governance. UN News - Strengthening the partnership between Africa and the United Nations as “solid, and grounded on sound principles of human rights and good governance,” Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres told leaders gathered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for the African Union Summit,… Continue reading Antonio Guterres – African Union Summit

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Africa, Economy, Renewable energy

Businesses have seen the light with solar energy and it’s finally paying off

A visit to a small hospital in northern Ghana changed Mahama Nyankamawu’s life forever. “It was dark, they had no electricity and the medicines they had had all gone bad,” recalled the 40-year-old, who went to the hospital after a car accident in 2014. The experience inspired Nyankamawu to create Volta, a company that builds solar… Continue reading Businesses have seen the light with solar energy and it’s finally paying off

Africa, Economy

Africa’s Next Chapter: Driving Growth through Rule of Law and Transparency

Truly, Africa is on the verge of a dramatic and powerful transformation that has the potential to engender incredible quality of life gains, economic expansion, and the rise of a true middle class. But international companies, African governments, and everyday citizens must work together to create real change rooted in Africa itself. The power to… Continue reading Africa’s Next Chapter: Driving Growth through Rule of Law and Transparency