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Africa Renewal: April 2022

Interview

Ms. Alice Wairimu Nderitu speaking to an audience

Reject genocide deniers and war criminals

Prevention of genocide and other atrocities must be brought to the community level

Gender

Jewel Taylor, Vice President of Liberia.

Liberia’s vice-president lauds women’s role in mitigating impact of climate change

Dr. Jewel Howard Taylor says women are key to building a peaceful and sustainable climate-resilient Africa.

Op-Ed

A farmer in Kenyan field.

Africa’s new harvest: To transform agriculture, we must speed up innovations and collaboration

The 32nd Session of the FAO Regional Conference for Africa being held in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, starts from 11 to 14 April 2022
Secretary-General António Guterres addressing the UN Security Council.

“The War in Ukraine: A Silent Assault on the Developing World”

The crisis could throw up to 1.7 billion people into poverty, destitution and hunger

Culture and Education

Young South African Steinway piano technician emerges

Tshepiso Ledwaba, 31, trained at the highly respected Ohio-based Oberlin College and Conservatory.

Economic Development

Mozambican women rake in cash selling baobab fruit

They extract high-quality fine powder and cosmetic oil for export to EU and South Africa.

Meet Michelle Boit, chemical engineer mentoring 1,000 students

The Michelle Boit Mentorship Programme helps boys and girls to excel in STEM.

coronavirus

Composite photo of three people, a woman at left, and two men to the right.

New UN-MultiChoice campaign to help fight COVID-19 fatigue

‘Together We Can’ by MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) alumni shares a public-service announcement (PSA) on safety protocols

Sustainable Development Goals

Parrotfish in seagrass, in the waters off Zanzibar, Tanzania.

Ocean Decade: Blue economy presents vast opportunities for Africa

From fishing to oil and gas, to tourism, the possibilities are immense

Climate Change

Elizabeth Wathuti

Road to COP27: Voices of change

Young Africans speak up on climate action.
Campaign