February 15, 2017
Africa: Togo to Lead the Fight Against Rural Poverty
Gilbert Fossoun Houngbo, former Prime Minister of Togo, has been appointed as the sixth President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a specialised UN… Read more »
November 18, 2016
Africa: Battle of the Desert (I) - to Fight or to Flee?
To fight or to flee? These are the stark choices Maria, a single mother from the Bangalala midlands of Tanzania, faces repeatedly. Read more »
July 13, 2016
Africa: Fighting Violence Against Children As a Global Problem
One billion children experienced physical, sexual or psychological violence in the last year, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), prompting the… Read more »
April 13, 2016
Tanzania: Female Engineers Defy the Odds
Nearly every aspect of modern life is a result of the work done by engineers; from running water to the internet, sky-scrapers to smartphone apps that people use for dating. Sadly,… Read more »
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