News in Perspective

Bankers call for global concerted action to end poverty

The Sierra Leone Telegraph: 28 February 2013 Leaders of the African Development Bank, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Inter-American Development Bank, International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group have pledged close collaboration to support development. The leaders emphasized the need for coordinated efforts to achieve the Millennium Development [Read More]

News in Perspective

Electronic giant – Philips’ mission to improve healthcare in Africa

The Sierra Leone Telegraph: 28 February 2013 Royal Philips Electronics has launched “Fabric of Africa” – a collaborative campaign aimed at improving healthcare access across the continent, through public-private partnerships. The main intention of the campaign is to develop meaningful partnerships with local and international stakeholders to improve healthcare delivery. [Read More]


African Economic Forum 2013

The Sierra Leone Telegraph: 26 February 2013 In less than a week, the African student associations of Columbia University – USA, will  assemble for a joint presentation of the 10th Annual African Economic Forum (AEF) on the 1st and 2nd March 2013, at Columbia’s Morningside Campus in Harlem, New York. [Read More]