New in Africa Renewal
Latest stories and news from the August issue of Africa Renewal magazine.
25 July 2012

SPECIAL FEATURE
African economies capture world attention
Africa’s economic indicators are remarkably positive, capturing the world’s attention

Harnessing African stock exchanges
How the right policies can unleash the power of African stock exchanges

Steady growth in tourism in Africa
Innovation and better infrastructure can draw more visitors

New cash for expanding business
Private equity reaches out to capital-hungry African companies

Mining for development
New calls for contracts to benefit communities
Also in this issue

Rio summit keeps hopes alive
Some gains, plus commitments to future sustainable development talks

Eye on the prize
African schools focus on attaining universal primary education

Mali’s Timbuktu suffers rebel fury
Terror unleashed on the revered Timbuktu mausoleums

Is democracy in West Africa under threat?
Recent coups in Mali and Guinea-Bissau raise eyebrows

Building peace from the ground up
Key roles for civil society in keeping violence at bay

Africa Wired: The BlackBerry sensation in Africa continues
Smartphone’s secret to success is affordability

Book Review: War and Conflict in Africa
A comprehensive overview of the broad patterns of warfare in Africa, and a few possible lessons for achieving peace

New in Africa Renewal

Latest stories and news from the August issue of Africa Renewal magazine.

25 July 2012

SPECIAL FEATURE

African economies capture world attention

Africa’s economic indicators are remarkably positive, capturing the world’s attention

Harnessing African stock exchanges

How the right policies can unleash the power of African stock exchanges

Steady growth in tourism in Africa

Innovation and better infrastructure can draw more visitors

New cash for expanding business

Private equity reaches out to capital-hungry African companies

Mining for development

New calls for contracts to benefit communities

Also in this issue

Rio summit keeps hopes alive

Some gains, plus commitments to future sustainable development talks

Eye on the prize

African schools focus on attaining universal primary education

Mali’s Timbuktu suffers rebel fury

Terror unleashed on the revered Timbuktu mausoleums

Is democracy in West Africa under threat?

Recent coups in Mali and Guinea-Bissau raise eyebrows

Building peace from the ground up

Key roles for civil society in keeping violence at bay

Africa Wired: The BlackBerry sensation in Africa continues

Smartphone’s secret to success is affordability

Book Review: War and Conflict in Africa

A comprehensive overview of the broad patterns of warfare in Africa, and a few possible lessons for achieving peace