IMPACT INVESTING IN AFRICA: OPPORTUNITY FOR THE CONTINENT AND FOR INVESTORS
“Africa rising,” “the continent of the future,” “the next investment frontier” are all the narratives that we hear describing the African continent.
SUSTAINABILITY IS A JOURNEY, NOT A DESTINATION.
The March-April-May 2018 rainfall season was one of extremes. Major parts of East Africa received heavy rainfall than was witnessed in the past year.
ISSUE 1: MY EISENHOWER JOURNEY
Starting Monday 3 October 2016, I will be embarking in a 6 weeks program under the African Eisenhower Fellowship 2016. I will be sharing my stories with you. I am introducing the program and myself on this first issue as part of the countdown.
THE 5AM CLUB
Today as I wake up in Philadelphia it reminds me of the founding fathers of the United States.
A DREAM WITHOUT ACTION IS AN ILLUSION.
Today was kind of the official start of the program and this was marked by detailed introductions of all the fellows both the African fellows, the 25 of us and 10 USA fellows who are headed to China.
GIVING AS A LEADERSHIP PARADOX
Today my run took me to UPenn again and it go me thinking about the transformation that I want and the Africa WE want……I have concluded that I have to offer my life to changing livelihoods in Africa.
Today, I want to share a habit which I think is a great one for humanities and that I have tried to follow especially during this fellowship period……. The habit of “me time”.
DON'T GIVE EXCUSES
Yesterday, the 2016 Eisenhower African fellows had another inspiring speaker.
WE BECOME WHAT WE THINK
There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.” ~Buddha