Investing in African Women Makes Good Business Sense

August 29, 2018

Investing in African women and girls as full partners in the economic future of Africa makes good business sense. There is little doubt that Africa will witness rapid yet uneven economic and demographic growth in the next 20 years. The continent’s rise can positively affect the global economy by...

Where is Africa Headed?

Is Botswana Africa’s Success Story?

January 14, 2016

Diamond-rich Botswana avoided the dreaded resource curse and established a prosperous, stable democracy. But political turmoil has begun to roil the traditionally placid society. The most impressive person I met in Botswana barely said a word. She was an older woman, small in stature. We were...