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In the Fastest-Growing African Economy, Government is the Fuel

Ethiopia is leaning on public spending, Chinese investment for its 8 percent-plus growth pace

by William Davison


Ethiopia is the new flavor of the month for Africa watchers. 405 more words


Hesitation is the Enemy

One of the most critical differences between high performing business people and those that struggle is that high performers don’t hesitate.  Examples of this are in every industry and role.   159 more words

Leadership Development

Parental doubt drives drop in vaccination

The rise of vaccine hesitancy could undermine health progress made through Millennium Development Goals. What are the implications for global health, and how can the problem be tackled?

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Support Kenyan Slum School

Right to education is one of the most fundamental human rights. Education promotes individual freedom and empowerment. It has a life changing power which transforms us to be a productive part of the society. 515 more words

Human Rights

22 January 2016 Economic News Briefs

Ethiopia finalizes national soil fertility mapping survey

Addis Ababa, January 20, 2016  – The Ethiopian Soil Information System has said that only eight months remains to finalize the country’s soil fertility mapping with 490 districts having so far been covered in the survey. 10,264 more words

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Challenges to Sustainable Development

Kaushal Kishore (Follow @HolyGanga)

Sustainable Development Goals have been implemented in India and other 192 countries of the United Nations on January 1, 2016 in order to remove poverty and hunger. 1,293 more words

Kaushal Kishore

Will the SDGs influence domestic policy? Some lessons from the MDGs

Will SDGs be translated into domestic policies? A study of MDGs may provide some answers to this question.

With the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) agreed, the next big question is: are governments going to use them? 707 more words