Tag Archives: Africa

Economic development in Africa report 2020 (UNCTAD)

In the aftermath of the current coronavirus disease pandemic, African countries will need to intensify their resource mobilization efforts to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The multidisciplinary methodology adopted in the “Economic Development in Africa Report 2020: Tackling Illicit Financial Flows for Sustainable Development in Africa” is geared towards tackling the relationship between […]
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From warehouse to patient: mPharma’s approach to increasing the accessibility of medicines in Africa (Rising Africa)

Good news from the continent Since 2013, the startup mPharma has been trying to build an infrastructure and a drug-monitoring system to connect patients, hospitals and pharmacies. The objective is to enable doctors to know the exact location and availability of medicines in real time, and patients to have better access to medicines. mPharma is […]
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6 reasons to invest in Africa

By: Tarek Sultan Al Essa May 06, 2016 Source: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/05/6-reasons-to-invest-in-africa

HIV/AIDS is no longer the leading cause of death in Africa

By: David Ng’ang’a  August 31, 2017 Source: https://www.weforum.org

The investment champion: South Africa beats continent in FDI (Bloomberg)

By: Michael Cohen September 13, 2016 Source: http://www.bloomberg.com

Will Africa be digitally relevant in the next 10 years?

By: Wayne Houghton April 18, 2016 Source: http://www.cnbcafrica.com

From gloom to boom: Governance and economic development in Africa, in sequences (WorldBank)

By: Michael Chege  May 18, 2016 Source: http://www.blog.worldbank.org  

Africa’s potential is sky high and the airline industry is key (Weforum)

By: Raphael Kuuchi  May 11, 2016 Source: https://www.weforum.org  

13 game-changing African infrastructure projects (Weforum)

By: M&G Africa Reporter  May 04, 2016 Source: https://www.weforum.org

Africa’s digital revolution: A look at the technologies, trends and people driving it (Weforum)

By: Elsie Kanza May 04, 2016 Source: http://www.weforum. org