Category Archives: Leadership

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Illicit Financial Flows from Africa

The billions that got away: Stop the Bleeding – Campaign to End Illicit Financial Flows from Africa Africa: The billions that got away.  eBook. TrustAfrica / Mail & Guardian Africa….

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Grooming the Next Generation of Business Leaders In Africa – CNBC Africa

Grooming the Next Generation of Business Leaders In Africa – Mandela Washington Fellows / Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). Video. CNBC Africa. 22 May 2015. President Barack Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative…

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Africa Progress Report 2015: Power, People, Planet

Africa Progress Report 2015: Power, People, Planet. Africa Progress Panel. Press Release: Boost investment in Africa’s energy for a triple win for people, power and planet, Annan report urges. Africa Progress Panel. May…

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Doing Business 2015: Going Beyond Efficiency

Doing Business 2015: Going Beyond Efficiency October 29, 2014 Download (PDF) Overview Doing Business 2015: Going Beyond Efficiency, a World Bank Group flagship publication, is the 12th in a series of…

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Creating a Level Playing Field for Social Innovators in Africa

Creating a Level Playing Field for Social Innovators in Africa. Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli. Stanford Social Innovation Review Blog. June 3, 2015. By supporting local innovators, we can solve more social problems…

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Meet the 2015 Mandela Washington Fellows

Meet the 2015 Mandela Washington Fellows [President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI)]. The 500 Fellows in the 2015 cohort of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders are scheduled to…

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“Leading in Public Life” – Young Leaders Programme

“Leading in Public Life” – Young Leaders Programme (University of Cape Town, South Africa). Leading in Public Life is a leadership development initiative of the Building Bridges Programme of the University…

Nominations: 2014-2015 King Baudouin African Development Prize

Nominations for the 2014-2015 King Baudouin African Development Prize Deadline: 28 February 2014. Our friends at the King Baudouin Foundation are pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the 2014-2015 King Baudouin African…

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Resource Governance Index 2013

Oil, Gas and Minerals for the Public Good: The Revenue Watch 2013 Resource Governance Index. Revenue Watch Institute. May 2013. …Trillions of dollars in resources lie buried in the backyards…

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Open Budgets: Transparency, Participation, and Accountability

Revised/Updated – June 2015 Transparency for What? The Usefulness of Publicly Available Budget Information in African Countries. Paolo de Renzio, International Budget Partnership; and Rebecca Simson, Overseas Development Institute. December 2013 This…