by Katie Valentine Posted on August 21, 2014 Updated: August 21, 2014
Renewable energy is getting cheaper, and Africa is taking advantage of it.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 12, 2014 Updated: August 12, 2014
The anti-gay bill struck down last week in Uganda looks like it may actually -stay- dead. At least for now.
by Hayes Brown Posted on August 11, 2014 Updated: August 11, 2014
Uganda's anti-homosexuality law is dead -- for now -- so the LGBT community in Uganda is celebrating.
by Holly Dranginis Posted on August 8, 2014
In Congo’s peace process, women’s empowerment is no substitute for inclusion.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on July 31, 2014
Officials will most likely use the funds, in combination with an initial $5 million contribution from Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s office, to bridge a resource gap that’s complicated virologists’ efforts to combat the Ebola virus.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 27, 2014
But observers are doubtful that the PR firm's work will do much to change Nigerian's opinion of how the government has handled Boko Haram so far.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 19, 2014
Though not naming precisely who would be barred from entering the U.S. under these new rules, they place greater pressure on the Ugandan government.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 17, 2014 Updated: June 17, 2014
Delta thinks giraffes live in Ghana. Book publishers think acacia trees are all over Africa. Why do we keep believing a single story about a vast continent?
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on June 1, 2014 Updated: June 2, 2014
This anti-gay legislator will preside over the UN General Assembly for one year starting in mid-June.
by Abigail Bessler, Will Freeman Posted on May 22, 2014
With hearings into Boko Haram and statements of support for the kidnapped girls, Congress is paying closer attention to Nigeria lately.