Global Gender Gap : Parity for Women Remains Five Generations Away

Global gender gap sees only a slight improvement and will still take five generations to close at current progress. Improvement in political participation of women has the most impact as it is where the gap is largest, with top-level positions remaining largely inaccessible for women globally. With over 60 national elections in 2024 and the largest global population in history set...

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Multilateral Financial Institutional Systems Must Be Reformed

We find ourselves in the grip of relentless global challenges of unprecedented magnitude

AI: Scaling The Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment

We are entering a very new age, driven by AI, which has made clear the critical importance...

Artificial Intelligence: An exciting and Fearsome Tool

It is now safe to assume that its use will increasingly influence the way we live, our soc...

Global Financial System In 10 Years' Time

Technology is a driving factor, and artificial intelligence is becoming increasingly impor...

Global Gender Gap : Parity for Women Remains Five Generations Away

With over 60 national elections in 2024 and the largest global population in history set t...

Beyond Simplified Formulae: Revisiting First Principles in Education to Remedy the Decline in Critical Thinking

The example shared demonstrates the importance of a methodical approach to problem-solving...

U.S.- Kenya New Partnership: Shifting the Horn of Africa’s Balance of Power?

According to the White House communication, the strong partnership between Kenya and the U...

The Consequential Damage of Not Returning Western Tigray to Tigray

If Western Tigray is not returned to the government and people of Tigray, several conseque...

The Evolving Role of Central Banks in Africa

Broadly, the core mandates of central banks around the world are twofold: maintaining pric...

Artificial Intelligence in Finance

The ongoing work of the FSB and OECD are critical to deepen our understanding of the poten...

Africa’s Economic Prospects

I fully expect Africa to be the pivotal continent in the world, given its economic prospec...

Is Zimbabwe a Security Threat in Southern Africa?

For what reason did Mnangagwa make it appear as though Zimbabwe was under threat from the...

Proposed Areas of Engagement for South Korea and Africa

Over the years, the Korea-Africa Forum and the Korea-Africa Economic Cooperation have faci...

Kenya: Escalating Tensions and Infighting Not Healthy

The escalating tensions and infighting among United Democratic Alliance (UDA) politicians,...

Ubongo Sets New Standards in African Edutainment for the Next Decade

By modernizing its content, Ubongo aims to capture the imagination of its audience while m...

Editorial
The Sahel Imbroglio: What Should Africa Do?

The Sahel region has become the epicenter of terrorism, accounting for more deaths from terrorism in 2022 than South Asia and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) combined, according to T...

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Media Forum: The Future of the United Nations in a Multipolar World

The 21st IREN East Africa Media Forum April 25 – 26, 2024 Nairobi, Kenya Theme: Adapting to Power Shifts: The Future of the United Nations in a Multipolar World Inter Region Econ...

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The Sahel Imbroglio: What Should Africa Do?

The Sahel region has become the epicenter of terrorism, accounting for more deaths from terrorism in 2022 than South Asia and the Middle East and Nort...

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Media Forum: The Future of the United Nations in a...

The 21st IREN East Africa Media Forum April 25 – 26, 2024 Nairobi, Kenya Theme: Adapting to Power Shifts: The Future of the United Nations in...

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Letters to Editor
Is Zimbabwe a Security Threat in Southern Africa?

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa, during a special meeting with President Vladimir Putin during the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum held on 5 to 8 June underscored the dev...

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The Consequential Damage of Not Returning Western Tigray to Tigray

The ongoing conflict in Tigray has not only resulted in immense human suffering but also has significant geopolitical and socio-economic implications. One of the most contentious issues is t...

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Is Zimbabwe a Security Threat in Southern Africa?...

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa, during a special meeting with President Vladimir Putin during the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum...

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The Consequential Damage of Not Returning Western...

The ongoing conflict in Tigray has not only resulted in immense human suffering but also has significant geopolitical and socio-economic implications....

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Perspectives
AI: Scaling The Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment

We are entering a very new age, driven by AI, which has made clear the critical importance of both digital infrastructure and connectivity in every sector of the economy and every corner of...

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Multilateral Financial Institutional Systems Must Be Reformed

Every nation today faces a convergence of complex and dynamic challenges, which pose serious threats to security and prosperity. Developed economies risk diminished growth and may struggle t...

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AI: Scaling The Partnership for Global Infrastruct...

We are entering a very new age, driven by AI, which has made clear the critical importance of both digital infrastructure and connectivity in every se...

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Multilateral Financial Institutional Systems Must...

Every nation today faces a convergence of complex and dynamic challenges, which pose serious threats to security and prosperity. Developed economies r...

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Regions
Global Financial System In 10 Years' Time

Interview (originally in German) with Ms Andréa M Maechler, Deputy General Manager of the BIS, in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung, conducted by Mr Thomas Fuster and Mr Peter Fischer. Keyword inn...

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Artificial Intelligence: An exciting and Fearsome Tool

“Sacred Scripture attests that God bestowed his Spirit upon human beings so that they might have ‘skill and understanding and knowledge in every craft’ (Ex 35:31)”. [1] Science and technolog...

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Global Financial System In 10 Years' Time

Interview (originally in German) with Ms Andréa M Maechler, Deputy General Manager of the BIS, in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung, conducted by Mr Thomas Fus...

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Artificial Intelligence: An exciting and Fearsome...

“Sacred Scripture attests that God bestowed his Spirit upon human beings so that they might have ‘skill and understanding and knowledge in every craft...

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African Perceptions of the Eur...