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Here are the stories from our April - July 2018 Edition
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COVER STORY

African youth demand a seat at the table

Voices of young Africans are becoming difficult to ignore

YOUTH LEADERSHIP

Ushering the #hashtag revolution

Africa’s millennials are using technology to drive change

Nurturing young leaders

Training young African leaders can take societies to great heights

Youth are agents of positive change

Youth can be agents of positive change

Music: Nigeria’s new export

Naija beats topping international charts, but dividends are “scattered”

YOUTH PROFILE

Raphael Obonyo: From poverty to the pinnacles of power

A Kenyan boy’s odyssey

Phumzile Van Damme: A young MP with a noble mission

Standing up for women’s rights in South Africa

Gwendolyn Myers: A peace for development advocate

Mobilising the young for peace and development

Eric Kaduru: Agripreneur with a passion for charity

Changing youth mindsets about commercial agriculture

William Elong: An ICT innovator

Scaling up drone manufacture for a global market

Gogontlejang Phaladi: A social change activist

“Stand up, rise up and push forward.… Refuse to be silent”

SPECIAL FOCUS ON LIBERIA

Mission accomplished: peacekeeping success in Liberia

As the last contigents of peacekeepers depart, UN promises to remain engaged

How we disarmed Liberian fighters

Lt. Gen. Daniel Opande, first force commander, UN Mission in Liberia

Liberia’s guardians of peace: Women lauded for mediating

The role of women in bringing and sustaining peace lauded globally

ALSO IN THIS ISSUE

Rural women no the frontline

— Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Women executive director

Cryptocurrency targeting Africa

Experts say conditions on the continent are great for virtual currency

UN signals new era of partnership with Africa

Increased attention may prevent conflict on the continent

Climate change: Cape Town water taps running dry

South Africa’s second biggest city averts a water crisis—for now

South African tourism holding steady despite water issues

Tourists undeterred amid reports of historic water crisis in the country’s second largest city

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Africa Watch: Morocco-Climate change efforts bear fruit

 

UN Appointments

 

Africa Books: Burkina Faso-Power, Protest, and Revolution

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