Peace between the neighbouring countries is opening up the lines of communication and fostering a sense of connection.
Making sure there is equal access to financial services will help drive gender equality across Africa.
With the World Cup captivating the world, these projects are harnessing the community and spirit of the beautiful game.
After 20 years of hostility, the Eritrean and Ethiopian leaders signed a declaration of peace.
Electric vehicles could reduce costly fuel subsidies and imports, improve air quality and store the region's abundant renewable energy.
The ultimate goal of investment is to create jobs and a more prosperous society, writes the World Economic Forum's Elsie Kanza.
South Africa must return to the values espoused by Mandela and the founding fathers of the ANC.
If Africa does not find a way to build sustainable cities with greater access to private capital, then they risk becoming both unlivable and indebted. A new mindset is urgently required.
The United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals specifically targets many of these issues.
Mini-grids are a decentralized and renewable solution, generating and distributing power at the point of consumption.
A unique refugee-led initiative has converted donor support into an exemplary school system and training programme.
Warming temperatures have either killed the trees directly or have made them weaker and more susceptible to drought, diseases, fire or wind, scientists say.
Africa doesn’t need aid, it needs effective public policy and business development, writes Njideka Harry.
Melissa Fleming from UNHCR shares what she learned about refugees from her recent trip to a camp.
From famine to conflict, Africa's societal problems are being ignored.