Category Archives: Capacity Development

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Rockefeller Foundation pumping $100 million into Africa’s digital scene

  Africa is where it is at and its digital/tech scene is all the rage. Bigwigs are noticing the continent. The latest group to take interest in Africa is the…

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Diaspora Engagement – Knowledge/Information Sources

Related:  Diaspora Engagement – Resources African Diaspora Organizations & Initiatives Brain Drain / Brain Gain Brain Drain, Brain Gain, Brain Circulation, Diaspora Africans, and Capacity Building in Africa Addressing Africa’s…

More than Just Sending Money Home: Engaging the Diaspora as a Priority for Africa’s Development

By: Anne W. Kamau and Mwangi S. Kimenyi. Africa Growth Initiative, Brookings Institution. January 2013 Editor’s Note: This chapter is part of the 2013 Foresight Africa full report, which details the top priorities for Africa…

Recent Perspectives: Brain Drain, Brain Gain and Diaspora Africans

  More than Just Sending Money Home: Engaging the Diaspora as a Priority for Africa’s Development. In Foresight Africa: Top Priorities for the Continent in 2013. Anne W. Kamau and Mwangi S. Kimenyi….

Citizen voice and state accountability: towards theories of change that embrace contextual dynamics

  Fletcher Tembo. March 2012. ODI Project Briefings Issue 73 The development industry is increasingly pushing practitioners to achieve results, and to do better in demonstrating what works, what does…

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Meet The Man Who Is Grooming Africa’s Next Generation Of Leaders (Forbes.com)

Ghanaian-born serial entrepreneur, business consultant and McKinsey alumnus, co-founded the African Leadership Academy to address one of Africa’s most prevalent and daunting problems: a deficit of effective, ethical, visionary and accountable leaders. Read article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/mfonobongnsehe/2011/09/07/meet-the-man-who-is-grooming-africas-next-generation-of-leaders/

African Leadership Network CEO, Fred Swaniker, Discusses The Continent’s New Generation Leaders On CNBC

A network of new generation African leaders, with a membership of over 600 business leaders from 40 African countries, has met in Johannesburg to discuss its planned activities. Joining ABN’s Hannah…

African Leadership Network: Ghana To Host Gathering Of New Generation African Leaders

By ALN | Published: SEPTEMBER 11, 2012 The African Leadership Network (ALN), the premier network of new generation leaders in Africa, on Monday announced that it had finalised the agenda for its 3rd Annual…

Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship – African Leadership Network

Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship – African Leadership Network ALN has hosted the Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship (AAE) since 2012. Dubbed the ‘Oscars of Entrepreneurship in Africa’, this prestigious awards program…