Tag : Government

No recipient for the African leadership award yet again

1 year ago / 0 comments

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation, hosts of the African leadership award, announced that there will be …

Malian music to fight extremism

2 years ago / 0 comments

Music has to be Mali’s foremost cultural export. Artists such as Oumou Sangare, Tinariwen, Ali …

African technological innovations made from scraps

2 years ago / 0 comments

Often the genius that emerges from places that are overlooked in terms of development can …

Is corruption worsening in Africa?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Africans feel that corruption is worsening. At least, according to a poll released by Transparency …

The United States just might avoid a government shutdown

2 years ago / 0 comments

Fifty-two members of the U.S. Senate blocked legislation on Thursday that could have cut funding …

Time for a Raise? “Scraping By,” Lowdown on Minimum Wage

3 years ago / 0 comments

KQED recently posted an incredible slide show to spread awareness and knowledge about the minimum …

Swedes to Experiment with 6 Hour Work Days

3 years ago / 0 comments

Sweden has always done things a bit differently. While their taxes are the highest in …

Rwanda Tops the List for Most Women in its Government

3 years ago / 0 comments

Rwanda is the country with the highest percentage of women lawmakers in their government. With …