Daily Archives: March 7, 2019

Flourish, New Venture Firm Focused on Impact Fintech, spins off from Omidyar Network

The evergreen fund launches with $200 million of existing assets under management and a new commitment of $300 million from Pierre Omidyar, the founder of eBay

REDWOOD CITY, California, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The

Globeleq collabore avec des partenaires pour agrandir la centrale d’Azito

ABIDJAN, Côte d’ivoire, 7 Mars, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, principal producteur d’énergie indépendant en Afrique, et IPS (West Africa), entreprise détenue par le Fonds Aga Khan pour le développement économique, ont annoncé que leur filiale, …

Globeleq Works With Partners To Expand Azito Plant

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, a leading independent power producer in Africa, and IPS (West Africa) a company owned by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, have announced its subsidiary, …

Globeleq Works With Partners To Expand Azito Plant

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, a leading independent power producer in Africa, and IPS (West Africa) a company owned by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, have announced its subsidiary, …

The Rise of South Africa’s Third Party

MARIKANA, SOUTH AFRICA This dusty South African mining town is perhaps best known for its darkest day: the 2012 police shooting of 34 striking mineworkers.

But anger over their deaths, and the systemic inequalities that …

International Women’s Day Puts Spotlight on Victims, Activists, Heroes

Civic and governmental organizations around the world are preparing to recognize and celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday.

International Women’s Day is a more than 100-year-old celebration of women’s social, economic, cultural and political successes …

More Women Winning Seats in World Parliaments

GENEVA The Inter-Parliamentary Union finds more women around the world are winning seats in their national parliaments, with the best gains being made in countries that have well-designed quota systems.

The report finds women’s representation …

More Women Winning Seats in World Parliaments

GENEVA The Inter-Parliamentary Union finds more women around the world are winning seats in their national parliaments, with the best gains being made in countries that have well-designed quota systems.

The report finds women’s representation …

South Sudan’s New Government Likely Won’t Be Formed by Deadline

GULU, NORTHERN UGANDA Officials in South Sudan say obstacles in setting up and training a unified army will likely delay formation of a planned transitional unity government.

The news came Thursday from the National Pre-Transitional …