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In Focus: Climate Change and its Impact on African Growth

In our first virtual In Focus interviews, we are discussing climate change and its impact on African growth with Prof. Pius Yanda from the University of Dar es Salaam. Prof. Yanda is also a Vice Chair of the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Meet the Leader: H.E. Benjamin William Mkapa

UONGOZI Institute interviews the third President of the United Republic of Tanzania on leadership and some of the leadership challenges he faced in his career.

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In Focus: Income Diversification and Household Welfare in Sub-Saharan Africa

A stable and reliable income is cornerstone for welfare in any society. The key concern is, how does household diversify its income to achieve improved household welfare. In this episode, we delve into the topic with Prof. Oliver Morrissey, Professor of Development Economics at the University of Nottingham, in the United Kingdom.

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Meet the Leader: H.E. Hery Rajaonarimampianina

In this episode, the fifth President of the Democratic Republic of Madagascar (2014 to 2018), H.E. Hery Rajaonarimampianina shares on how Madagascar under his tenure managed natural resources.

Subtitle language: English

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Meet the Leader: H.E. Hery Rajaonarimampianina

In this episode, the fifth President of the Democratic Republic of Madagascar (2014 to 2018), H.E. Hery Rajaonarimampianina shares on how Madagascar under his tenure managed natural resources.


Subtitle language: Swahili

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In Focus: Africa’s Perspective on Climate Change and its impact on Natural Resources

In this episode, we delve into the Africa’s Perspective on Climate Change and Its Impact on Natural Resources with Prof. Youba Sokona, Special Advisor for Sustainable Development at the South Centre, in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Meet the Leader: H.E. Ernest Bai Koroma

In this episode, H.E. Ernest Bai Koroma, former President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, shares on his leadership journey, the challenges he encountered along the way, and his work on the continent after his presidency.

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In Focus: Peace and Security in the SADC Region

In this episode, we are discussing Peace and Security in the SADC region with Prof. Anthoni van Nieuwkerk, a renowned expert on governance, peace and security, who currently serves as Peace and Security Studies Coordinator at the Wits School of Governance in South Africa.

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Meet the Leader: Special Edition on the Public Lecture on Deepening Integration in SADC

This episode of Meet the Leader features a panel discussion involving H.E. Benjamin William Mkapa, former President of the United Republic of Tanzania; H.E. Dr. Simba Makoni, former Executive Secretary of SADC; Prof. Antoni van Nieuwerk, Security Studies Coordinator at the Wits School of Governance – South Africa; and Mr. Gilead Teri, Programme Lead for Tanzania Investment Climate, World Bank Group, at the Public Lecture on "Deepening Integration in SADC: Achievements, Challenges and Opportunities" held on 15th August, 2019 at the Library Auditorium of the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

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In Focus: Africa in International Trade

In this episode of In Focus, we are discussing Africa’s position in the International Trade with Ms. Arancha González, a trade and development expert, who currently serves as Executive Director of the International Trade Centre (ITC).

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Meet the Leader: H.E. Pedro Pires – Part II

In this two-part interview, H.E. Pedro Pires, former President of the Republic of Cape Verde reflects on his leadership journey and the leadership lessons he wishes to pass on to future generations.

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Meet the Leader: H.E. Pedro Pires – Part I

In this two-part interview, H.E. Pedro Pires, former President of the Republic of Cape Verde reflects on his leadership journey and the leadership lessons he wishes to pass on to future generations.

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