Posts tagged 'Sub-Saharan Africa'

  • Forum Event

    Who’s coming to the World Economic Forum on Africa?

    The World Economic Forum on Africa will take place for the first time in Abuja, Nigeria, under the theme Forging… more

  • Forum Article

    Three priorities for better healthcare in Africa

    When people think of emerging markets, it’s the BRICs that come to mind. But I believe that many African countries… more

  • Forum Article

    The economy in 2014: slow growth, short tails

    The global economy had another difficult year in 2013. The advanced economies’ below-trend growth continued, with… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    How can we end corruption in leadership?

    The Survey on the Global Agenda 2014 tells us that people in Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa are particularly… more

  • Forum Article

    How can we make sure every child goes to school?

    For far too long, the cause of universal education has taken a back seat to other great international movements for… more

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    Is China a friend of Africa?

    For many developing countries, foreign direct investment is viewed as something very positive. International companies… more

  • Forum Article

    The free-trade charade

    Though nothing has come of the World Trade Organization’s Doha Development Round of global trade negotiations since… more

  • Forum Article

    Invest in family planning, escape poverty

    Insofar as spending on family planning leads to lower fertility rates and smaller numbers of children, it can ease the… more

  • Forum Article

    World Population Day 2012: 7 billion and counting

    To celebrate World Population Day we have selected some of the most interesting and impacting questions, data and… more

  • Forum Event

    Africa, the continent of opportunity

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2012

    09 - 11 May 2012, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Sub-Saharan Africa: Opportunities at the nexus of population ageing…

    Isabella Aboderin is guest blogging for the Forum. She is a Senior Research Fellow and Co-coordinator, African Research… more