Category Archives: Governance

African Union at 50

(Versión en español) The recent jubilee celebrations marking 50 years of African unity set the stage for us to reflect on the successes and challenges the continent has faced, and present Africa with an opportunity to formulate a workable plan … Continue reading

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This can’t be hence it is going to change…

That pearl of wisdom came from a taxi driver yesterday in Barcelona. He did it as a conclusion of a conversation we had around politics, economy, religion, poverty….basically a typical taxi conversation, with no football by the way. Today, while … Continue reading

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We don’t do politics!

For a number of reasons I’ve been working over the last few weeks on how to handle the shrinkage of the civil society space. I can see it happening in many countries. While thinking about it, I am also dealing … Continue reading

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