Africa

2015 Mandela Washington Fellowship Applications Coming Soon

Applications for the 2015 Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders will open on October 7, 2014.

Fighting for Equal Access to Education in Kenya

Josephine Kulea considers herself lucky because she completed secondary school, college, and nursing school - opportunities that many girls in her Kenyan village did not have.

International development: A problem of image, or a problem of substance?

The world has problems. Big problems. They need big answers, ambitious projects and innovative solutions. And that costs money. Lots of it. Three trillion dollars over the past sixty years, if the research is to be believed. Fixing stuff is big business.

Meet the Mandela Washington Fellowship Interns

One hundred Mandela Washington Fellows were competitively selected to participate in an eight-week internship in the United States follo

Creating a Love of Literacy in Rural Uganda

No one knows better than Angella Bulamu what a powerful tool literacy can be.

Call for Applications for the second African Internet Governance School 2014

JOHANNESBURG
3 September 2014
(APCNews)

APC and the NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency–e-Africa Programme call for applications to

Barcamp Nairobi 2014 Edition

Barcamp Nairobi 2014Barcamp Nairobi 2014 is set to begin, seven years after the first one was held.

#NotAnotherDay in Prison for Egyptian Activists

27 August 2014
(APCNews)

APC strongly condemns the continued and arbitrary detention of Alaa Abd El Fattah and Sanaa Seif for violation of Egypt’s highly

Ebola - More Than Medical Urgency in Liberia

Since the start of the Ebola crisis in Liberia, IREX has been working with its partners to get out responsible and accurate information and promote a better understanding of proper prevention measures.
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