January 2009

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  • Laying Africa’s roads to prosperity
    15 Jan 2009

    Building a highway in South Africa: The lack of more modern roads, power networks and other...

  • Small loans widen horizons for the poor
    15 Jan 2009

    Signing up for a loan with a community group’s microcredit programme in Kenya.Photograph: Panos /...

  • Africa braces for global shockwaves
    15 Jan 2009

    A trader on the Nairobi Stock Exchange: Since African capital markets are only marginally...

  • Out of crisis, opportunity?
    15 Jan 2009

    A trading house in Johannesburg, South Africa: As the only African “emerging market” at the Group...

  • Africa Books
    15 Jan 2009

    ** PLEASE NOTE:BOOKS ARE NOT DIRECTLY AVAILABLE FROM AFRICA RENEWAL,THEY MUST BE OBTAINED DIRECTLY...

  • Banking on African women
    15 Jan 2009

    A fabric seller in Angola: Women own nearly half of all enterprises in Africa,but have the hardest...

  • Africa Agenda
    15 Jan 2009

    26 January – 3 February 2009, Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — African Union Summit. On the theme “...

  • Tackling piracy off African shores
    15 Jan 2009

    A relief ship delivering food to Somalia is protected by a Dutch warship (in the background) to...

  • Africa Watch
    15 Jan 2009

    A village in the eastern Congo hit by fighting in November:A quarter-million civilians have been...

  • Trading from Cape to Cairo
    15 Jan 2009

    South African President Kgalema Motlanthe:“The time has come to enlarge our markets.”Photograph:...