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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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In Focus: Africa’s Natural Resources and Industrialisation

In this episode of In Focus, we are discussing Africa’s Natural Resources and Industrialisation with Dr. John Page, Senior Fellow of Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institution, and Country Director for Tanzania at the International Growth Centre.

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In Focus: Capitalism, Socialism and Petty Production; Planning for Development and the Idea of University – Part II

This is the second part of a two-part interview with Prof. Prabhat Patnaik, a highly respected political economist and former Vice Chairman of the Kerala State Planning Board in India. In the interview, Prof. Patnaik delves into capitalism, socialism and petty production; planning for development; and the idea of university.

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In Focus: Capitalism, Socialism and Petty Production; Planning for Development and the Idea of University – Part I

This is the first part of a two-part interview with Prof. Prabhat Patnaik, a highly respected political economist and former Vice Chairman of the Kerala State Planning Board in India. In the interview, Prof. Patnaik delves into capitalism, socialism and petty production; planning for development; and the idea of university.

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Meet the Leader: H.E. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

This episode of Meet the Leader features former President of the Republic of Liberia and a Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Her Excellency Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, who made history as Africa’s first elected female president, sharing her leadership journey, the challenges she encountered along the way, and her work on the continent after her presidency.

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In Focus: Halting Illicit Financial Flows

In this episode of In Focus, we explore the impact of Illicit Financial Flows from Africa on the continent's development as well as measures for combating it with Dr. Vera Songwe, Executive Secretary of United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA).

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