Indigenous African philanthropy is growing and the World Economic Forum on Africa hopes to explore how the story of Africans investing in African initiatives is being rewritten. Jane Wales, CEO and Founder of the Global Philanthropy Forum speaks to CNBC Africa’s Bronwyn Nielsen about how philanthropy differs from aid. This [...]
The World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa kicks off in Cape Town, South Africa on June 3. This year marks the 25th year of the gathering, which launched in Geneva in 1990. Under the theme, “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”, more than 1,250 participants are expected to be part of “the [...]
The World Economic Forum on Africa is currently underway in Cape Town. The event encourages private business and government to get together and discuss ways to ensure that the continent benefits from sustainable growth. ABN’s Chris Bishop discusses investment opportunities for infrastructural developers with Gachao Kuina, CEO of Transcentury.
The World Economic Forum on Africa is currently underway in Cape Town. The event encourages private business and government to get together and discuss ways to ensure that the continent benefits from sustainable growth. ABN’s Lindsay Williams speaks to Chittaranjan Jena, Business Head for Africa at Mahindra; on the importance [...]
Former secret service head Mo Shaik has been appointed as chief executive of the Development Bank International, which is a subsidiary of the Development Bank of Southern Africa. ABN’s Chris Bishop sat down with him to discuss his new role.
Under the theme “Delivering on Africa’s Promise”, the 23rd World Economic Forum on Africa will provide an important platform for regional and global leaders from business, government and civil society to deepen the continent’s integration agenda and renew commitment to a sustainable path of growth and development. Joining ABN‘s Lindsay [...]
The WEF Africa Conference is currently underway in Cape Town where business leaders and key stakeholders have gathered to plot the way forward for Africa. ABN’s Lindsay Williams chats to Rashad Kaldany, Vice President of IFC, on the importance African driven business to his organization.