In Prampram, a town just an hour’s drive east of Ghana’s capital Accra, many holiday houses line the shores of the South Atlantic Ocean. One of them belongs to Jerome Thompson. Located only 500...
15 Jan 2013
Seeking to avoid the ill effects of Africa’s resource “curse”
6 Sep 2012
Selling tomatoes at a marketplace in Accra, Ghana: Women face many hurdles in expanding their...
15 Aug 2012
Contracts must benefit communities and promote economic linkages
15 Aug 2010
Drying cocoa in Ghana’s Ashanti Region: Will cocoa, the economy’s mainstay for the past century,...
15 Oct 2008
Regular banks cater only to a fifth of all Africans. If they can better tap into the vast pool of...
15 Apr 2008
Loading cocoa at Côte d’Ivoire’s port of Abidjan: Members of the country’s NEPAD Business Group...
15 Oct 2007
Fetching water from a river in Madagascar: Most Africans still do not have access to clean...
15 Apr 2006
Access to credit, technology vital for breaking into manufacturing