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Impact investing: On scale and eligibility

We must transform the way business, investing, and philanthropy are conducted in Africa

Muhammad Yunus.

Job givers: How social enterprise can tackle Tunisian unemployment

The founder of Grameen Bank on the role of social business in tackling Tunisia’s unemployment

Bill Gates.

Bill Gates: No room for complacency on polio

Billionaire philanthropist warns on backsliding in the fight against polio


Reassessing political risk in Africa

“Political risk, as it stands, too often remains concerned with political developments.”

EU Africa.

Trade talks set to disrupt Africa-Europe relations

Head of trade at the European Centre for Development Policy Management warns of the consequences if the EU and Africa fail to conclude their economic partnership agreements.

Nick Thompson.

Effective governance: From potential to progress

 The CEO of the Tony Blair Africa Governance on why governance matters, and how it can be strengthened

Kampeta Sayinzoga.

Interview: Kampeta Sayinzoga, Permanent Secretary to the Rwandan Ministry of Finance

“All of a sudden it is becoming cool to have a young leadership”

Hailemariam Desalegn.

Exclusive interview: Hailemariam Desalegn

This is Africa speaks to Ethiopia’s prime minister

Johnson Sirleaf..

Exclusive interview: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Exclusive interview with Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia

Abdoulaye Mar Dieye

The human face of regional integration in Africa

 “African-wide integration...would have real and significant human development gains for all of the sub-regions of Africa.”

GSK's new Africa strategy: Volume for impact

Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline's vice president for East Africa, Allan Pamba, talks to This Is Africa about the company's outlook on the continent's shifting healthcare needs.

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