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Business & Finance

by Kurt Davis Jr × on December 21, 2013 at 04:53 pm
The raggedy cargo truck drives onto the ferry which immediately sinks deeply into the water, only seemingly buoyed by the grace of mother nature. The truck appears misplaced on the ferry, but locals assure me that this is the cheapest and quickest ro [...]
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Arts & Culture / Spotlight

by Teresa Clarke × on November 19, 2013 at 05:06 pm
Africa is home to more than a billion people spread across 54 countries and speaking more than 3,000 languages. So why is Africa usually limited to a single narrative? “Africa Straight Up” is a more complete story about Africa and its di [...]

Business & Finance

by Kurt Davis Jr × on November 18, 2013 at 08:31 pm
Access to modern, renewable energy enables countries to create better lives for its people – from lighting streets to reduce crime, providing electricity to manufacture local goods, as well as cleaning and pumping water throughout the country. An e [...]

Architecture / Social Enterprise & Philanthropy

by admin × on August 13, 2013 at 12:33 pm
When my studio was chosen by Women for Women International to design their Women’s Opportunity Center (WOC) in Rwanda, I knew I was embarking on a life-changing journey. Rwanda is a fascinating country, filled with astonishingly beautiful scenery, [...]
Rwanda’s Successful Eurobonds

WEF 2013 Videos / World Economic Forum

by admin × on May 10, 2013 at 10:26 am
Rwanda’s Finance Minister Claver Gatete sat down with ABN’s Godfrey Mutizwa to share how Rwanda convinced foreign investors that it was a stable, innovate country in Africa. ABN Digital Generic Player // [...]
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Current Events / Food and Wine

by Editorial Staff × on February 01, 2013 at 04:00 pm
It’s the month of love! Forget roses. We’ve got 54 unique ways to show your love–one for each country within Africa. Start planning your African Valentine’s Day now! And if you want to learn how to say “I love you” in 54 A [...]

Obama in Africa / Top 10 / Travel

by Yolaan Begbie × on October 05, 2012 at 05:04 pm
Thinking about making a move to the continent for business, family, or adventure? has the insider information you need to make the best decisions about your move in our list of the most liveable cities in Africa. 1. CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA [...]

Social Enterprise & Philanthropy

by Kristie Wang × on January 03, 2012 at 12:40 pm
This post was originally published on the website of Ashoka Changemakers. Just 17 years ago, civil war in Rwanda culminated in a horrific 100-day genocide that killed between 800,000 and 1,000,000 citizens. Today, however, the country is making notab [...]


by Jay Owen × on January 19, 2011 at 03:08 pm
In mid-2009, our middle son, Russell, learned that he had been accepted in the Peace Corps and would begin a 27-month teaching stint in Rwanda. As our knowledge of the country was limited to the movie “Hotel Rwanda” and a few memories of the geno [...]

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