Kenya Airways PLC has taken another step to securing its long-term growth with the close of its financial and capital optimisation plan. The restructuring plan saw all key stakeholders sign their commitment to be part of the airline’s future this… Read More ›
Rapid advances in artificial intelligence and the rapid adoption of robots across diverse industries are stalking the fear of jobless growth. Responses to these developments have focused on what to do to ensure that robots don’t steal jobs. Author Calestous Juma Professor of… Read More ›
Author Lorenzo Fioramonti Full Professor of Political Economy, University of Pretoria Disclosure statement Lorenzo Fioramonti does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed… Read More ›
USAID administrator reiterates commitment to ensure African leaders take over in a self-reliant way leadership of their nations’ challenges.
Every dollar we spend, every program we manage, every tool we deploy needs to move us just a little bit closer to that day when African leaders, public sector, private sector, civil society, private business in particular, can take over in a self-reliant way leadership of the challenges that their nations face. And so, that really is what all of our work should be about. USAID administrator Mark Green.
UN Migration Agency Director General, William Lacy Swing was this week (03/10) honoured with an Officer of the National Order of 27th of June award by the East African nation of Djibouti. The award was presented by the Prime Minister of… Read More ›
The most important behavioural risk factors of heart disease and stroke are unhealthy diet, physical inactivity, tobacco use and harmful use of alcohol. The effects of behavioural risk factors may show up in individuals as raised blood pressure, raised blood glucose, raised blood lipids, and overweight and obesity.
The Republic of Congo faces significant macroeconomic imbalances. Economic activity is contracting further, while government deposits are declining. Against this backdrop, the government accumulated external and domestic arrears, despite a significant fiscal adjustment.
Millions of young students in low and middle-income countries face the prospect of lost opportunity and lower wages in later life because their primary and secondary schools are failing to educate them to succeed in life. Warning of ‘a learning… Read More ›
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announces US$200 million pledge to the GFF to scale up life-saving services, the first of investors’ expected contributions to GFF Trust Fund in the replenishment. The Global Financing Facility (GFF) in support of Every Woman Every… Read More ›