The King Baudouin Foundation has just announced that it is accepting nominations for its 2014-2015 African Development Prize. The Prize awards innovative initiatives that help local communities…

Kristina Nwazota |

Bold Steps to Reduce Extreme Poverty in Tanzania The government is supporting Tanzania's poorest families in an effort to reach those left behind by the country's largely urban growth.…

Kavita Watsa |

En mai dernier, je me suis rendue au  Kenya, en Ouganda et en Tanzanie pour produire, aux côtés d’une équipe basée à Nairobi, un documentaire consacré à la question de la relation entre commerce…

Maura K. Leary |

  Tim Richards, Mine Manager of the Amulsar Gold Mine explains the mine lay-out to Chris Sheldon, Sector Manager of Mining at the World Bank. Armenians love beach vacations. The problem is, their…

Ulrich Bartsch |

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Maura K. Leary |

Mapping impact on houses in Tacloban In the aftermath of a disaster, lack of information about the affected areas can hamper relief and recovery efforts. Open-source mapping tools provide a much-…

Zuzana Stanton-Geddes |

Travelling across Africa these days you are likely to run into increasing numbers of mining, oil, and gas industry personnel engaged in exploration, drilling, and extraction across the continent. …

Anand Rajaram |

Vous pensez, mesdames, qu’il n’y a aucun problème à quitter son tablier, conduire, voter ou porter un pantalon. Eh bien détrompez-vous. Essayez de taper « les femmes ne devraient pas… » dans la…

Alys Willman |

Mujeres: Si creían que era seguro  salir de la cocina, conducir, votar, o usar pantalones, piensen de nuevo. Prueben buscar en Google “Las mujeres no deberían”, y vean los resultados. Las…

Alys Willman |

أيها النساء: فكرن مرة أخرى في الوقت الذي اعتقدتن أنه من الأمان أن تتركن المطبخ، أو تقدن السيارة، أو تشاركن في التصويت، أو ترتدين البنطلون. حاولن البحث من خلال محرك البحث جوجل عن "لا ينبغي…

Alys Willman |