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November 4, 2008

African Bloggers Offer Solidarity to Obama

As Americans line up to vote-in their 44th President, African bloggers write in solidarity and offer near unanimous support for an Obama Administration. So what are people saying? Ari Herzog brings us the scoop from Africa and around the globe.

September 18, 2008

Global: The Candidates on the Economic Crisis

With pessimistic views abounding on the economy, the two presidential candidates are pressured to each provide their strategy for exiting the crisis. Lova Rakotomalala brings us reactions from French speaking blogs.

August 15, 2008

Who can ignore Bill Clinton?

It’s difficult to keep Bill Clinton out of the spotlight. Whether it was helping his wife, Hillary, campaign for the Democratic nomination for the Presidency of the United States or, most recently, his decision to get back to work on the Clinton Foundation, which works around the world to diminish greenhouse gasses, pushing low-cost drugs for those suffering from HIV/AIDS and battling childhood obesity. He most recently made news for a recent six-day trip to Africa took him to Ethiopia, Rwanda, Liberia and Senegal.

July 30, 2008

Rwanda Success Impresses American Lawmakers

Aggregated from: African Loft

A bi-partisan group including two former U.S. Senators and the wife of Republican hopeful John McCain are in Rwanda to witness some of the successful development projects taking place there. “We really want to showcase this success story so that we can energize the American people and peopl...

June 11, 2008

Indego Africa - A Trade Intermediary Empowers African Artisans

Aggregated from: AfricanLoft

Trade intermediaries are organizations that help local producer import or export their goods, essentially providing a link between a local and international market. – Sarah Brooks, Artisan Trade Intermediaries as a Development Tool. Indego Africa is an artisan trade intermediary that has succ...