Sustainable, not sexy

Poverty is on the rise in South Africa, a new report from Stats SA says. The proportion of people living below the poverty line declined from 66,6% in 2006 to 53,2% in 2011, but increased to 55,5% in 2015, acco...

Generation Why-Not

Youth Month brought with it the usual barrage of commentary on Africa’s youth bulge and concomitant dearth of jobs on the continent. The narrative is frequently that young Africans have no option but to step up...

No shortcuts to development

If we want to create impact in Africa, we need to attend to the task of creating successful businesses When it comes to Africa’s development challenges, we don’t need bright flares or dazzling innovations; we ...