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THE EMERGING SENEGAL PLAN (ESP)

“Senegal has decided to adopt a new development model to accelerate its progress toward emerging market status. This strategy, entitled…

What Africa needs

Gertrude Stein wrote that ‘a rose is a rose is a rose’. In a letter to Stein, with whom he…

Smart cities are crucial for Africa

“Kagame said that, with the African continent undergoing urbanisation, smart cities technologies can play a definitive role in developing cities…

African Countries Are Behind On Progress Towards Poverty Reduction Goals

“The proportion of the world’s people living on less than two dollars a day (an updated measure of extreme poverty)…

Korean lesson for Africa

In a brilliant op ed, prof Salvatore Babones argued that Poland should the South Korean model to become an affluent…

Rural poverty in Tanzania

By Riccardo Pelizzo, Abel Kinyondo and Kristina Bekenova   In the course of the past eight years (2011-2018), Tanzania’s economy…

Education key to a better Africa

” Education lies at the heart of Africa’s development and economic growth.  “ https://southerntimesafrica.com/site/news/education-key-to-a-better-africa-nujoma You may also be interested in:…

Namibia: fighting against natural disasters together with Japan

Japan has donated N$14.2 million for development projects in northern regions of Namibia. The primary goal of the Namibian-Japanese collaboration…

What Mapping Kenya’s Child Deaths for 50 Years Revealed – and Why It Matters

“Our findings showed that, shortly after independence in 1963, one in every seven Kenyan children born alive, died before the…

Ugandan Government Clears China, Hungary Investors to Set Up Fish Farms

“The government has given the green light to two investment groups; one from Hungary and another from China to set…

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