Also available in: Français Brainstorming session at the Bamako Policy Hackathon. Photo: World Bank What would happen if you put all the relevant players for the entrepreneurial ecosystem —...

Alexandre Laure, Jon Stever |

Also available in: Français Entrepreneurs participating in the e-Takara competition to address specific challenges expressed by Nigerien public administrations. Credit: Niger Digital “The training...

Alexandre Laure, Simon Duchatelet |

During my last trip to Mexico, I bought tamales from a street vendor and paid by card—something that would have been impossible not long ago. The vendor, who had a Bluetooth card reader connected...

Development Impact Guest Blogger |

This is the seventh in this year's series of posts by PhD students on the job market. Conditional cash transfers (CCTs), cash transfers targeted to poor households made conditional on...

Katy Bergstrom |

This page in: Français Group picture outside SankoréLabs “The empowerment of young people and women lies at the heart of our organization, ” declares Fatouma Harber — human rights activist,...

Alexandre Laure, Niamh O'Sullivan |

Also available in: Français Left to Right: Thomas Gajan, Chief Innovation Officer at CFAO, Sendy CEO Meshack Alloys, Teliman CTO Abdoulaye Maiga, and Teliman CEO Etienne Audeoud Like many African...

Alexandre Laure, Simon Duchatelet |

In Gaile Parkin's novel Baking Cakes in Kigali, two women living in Kigali, Rwanda – Angel and Sophie – argue over the salary paid to a development worker: "Perhaps these big...

David Evans |

Also available in: Français The Malian diaspora counts between four and six million people, many of whom have benefited from a good education and rich experiences, that could help develop high-...

Alexandre Laure, Simon Duchatelet |

Also available in: Français   Dynamic entrepreneurs supported by the North-South incubator Bond’Innov. Photo Credit: Bond’Innov Across francophone Africa, incubators are emerging rapidly to...

Alexandre Laure, Simon Duchatelet |

Gonzalo was part of a panel with David McKenzie at a recent meeting of the Impact Evaluation Network (IEN). One of the questions during this discussion was whether there were good examples of...

Development Impact Guest Blogger |