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21
JAN

African Capacity Building Foundation

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future we find out how what inspires the latest report of the African Capacity Building Foundation. We consider what capacities are needed in Africa in order to take advantage of the opportunities presented by the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
14
JAN

Open Society Foundation’s

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future we shine a spotlight on the Open Society Foundation’s new $15 million initiative to strengthen efforts for restitution and re-appropriation of cultural objects looted from the African continent. Also in the programme, we focus on Sierra Leon’s membership of the Open Government Partnership (OGP).
17
DEC
2019

Open Society Foundation

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future we shine a spotlight on the Open Society Foundation’s new $15 million initiative to strengthen efforts for restitution and re-appropriation of cultural objects looted from the African continent. Also in the programme, we focus on Sierra Leon’s membership of the Open Government Partnership (OGP).
10
DEC
2019

Samia Nkrumah, the daughter of the first President of Ghana Dr Kwame Nkrumah.

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future, we bring you an interview with Samia Nkrumah, the daughter of the first President of Ghana Dr Kwame Nkrumah, calling for political and economic unity of the continent. We also bring you highlights of South African President’s working visit to Ghana as part of three nation tour of West Africa.
03
DEC
2019

End hunger by the year 2025

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future we find out if Africa’s commitment to end hunger by the year 2025 is achievable. We talk to a farmer and an official in Uganda’s Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries to find out what is being done on the ground to achieve this commitment.
26
NOV
2019

African Capacity Building Foundation

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future we find out how what inspires the latest report of the African Capacity Building Foundation. We consider what capacities are needed in Africa in order to take advantage of the opportunities presented by the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
19
NOV
2019

Pan African Farmers Organisation

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future, we find out how the Pan African Farmers Organisation is structured and how it works with regional farmers organisations and we shine a spotlight on the NEPAD Job Creation Toolkit to find out how it works.
12
NOV
2019

Africa’s energy needs.

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future, we shine a spotlight on Africa’s energy needs. We look at reasons why Africa has not been able to sufficiently develop its energy sector. And an expert tells us why exploitation of natural gas resources has to be considered in tandem with decontamination
05
NOV
2019

UN Security Council debate on women, peace and security.

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future we take a look at the UN Security Council debate on women, peace and security, nearly 20 years since the adoption of Resolution 1325 which called for increased participation and representation of women at all levels of decision-making. Held recently in New York, it was initiated by South Africa as President of the UN Security Council for the month of October.
29
OCT
2019

Do African governments care for the elderly?

In this edition of Africa of the Future, we examine whether African governments are doing enough to in catering for the rights and needs of the aged. We feature Nicodimus Chipfupa, regional director of HelpAge in Southern Africa, Leornad Nangomba of HelpAge in Tanzania, Mlondi Manzini of Muthande Society for the Aged in Lamontville, Durban and Pravin Patak, director of Verulam Day and Frail Care Centre, Durban
22
OCT
2019

10th Ahmed Kathrada Lecture: "For a Nation to Live, a Tribe must die”

In this week’s edition of Africa of the Future we look at the 10th Ahmed Kathrada Lecture delivered by Albie Sachs on 15 October under the theme: "For a Nation to Live, a Tribe must die”. Albie Sachs is a retired South Africa constitutional court judge spent years in exile. He says experiences of the Mozambican revolution and other Africa countries had a huge impact on constitution making in South Africa.
15
OCT
2019

Youth participation in democracy and governance

In this edition of Africa of the Future we discuss issues of youth participation in democracy and governance and we consider whether Africa is free or just independent. We feature two academics and activists – one is Jean Bwasa, founder of Right2Life from the Democratic Republic of Congo and Samson Itodo who is the founder of Iyaga which started a global campaign called Not Too Young To Run.

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