Building Successful Social Enterprises in Africa
On 27 November 2019, Joseph Nkandu, CEO of Nucafe and Fellow of the IE Africa Center’s Social Innovators Retreat, will share his expertise, insights and experience building a successful agribusiness in Africa on the Nourishing Africa webinar. Register now.
SDG implementation in Africa: IE Africa Center on the sidelines of UNGA
The Africa Center recently held the third edition of its flagship event series African Solutions, Global Challenges at the Ford Foundation for Social Justice in New York on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly. Opened by IE University President Santiago Iñiguez, the event featured a rich panel of c-suite executives from diverse African multinationals who are integrating the Sustainable Development Goals into their business models. Read the article.
Democratisation, national elections & fake news in Africa
This one-day symposium brings together scholars and practitioners in the fields of politics and media to discuss the principle issues of reporting the elections in an environment that presents critical challenges in terms of transparency. It will consider how the news is reported during these crucial times, whether headlines on social media are endangering the democratic process and if fake news is a goldmine to candidates or a threat to the nation. See more