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Tackling Quality Education at the World Youth Summit: Johannesburg, SA

The World Youth Summit United Nations event is in full swing at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. This event, which commenced on 30 September and continues until 2 October, offers young delegates a platform to engage in the Dynamics of International Relations and assume the roles of world leaders and influential decision...

Celebrating African Women as Change Makers

It is no longer a distant reality to have more women globally stepping into leadership positions. However, when faced with the statistics, it is apparent that a lot more still needs to be done to close the gender gap. In politics, only 24% of parliament members worldwide are women and even though women...

“We can compete for profit and collaborate for purpose”: Unpacking Sustainable Development and CSR in the African Context

Businesses operating in Africa face a significant challenge when it comes to sustainable development and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). One could say that CSR can only be successfully applied in the African context when it is executed on a grand scale. Africa remains a continent rich in resources, holding...