Although Africa bears one-quarter of the global burden of disease, it only has two percent of the world’s doctors.
African countries lose more than $50 billion each year to illegal financial outflows, mostly through tax avoidance and evasion.
Cultural and natural heritage is important to all of us. But we are doing ourselves a disservice if we allow national interests to come before quality.
Winnie Mandela’s contradictory personas are a reflection of the history of South Africa and of the society that it is today.
A nation’s income level doesn’t always correlate to its freedom level.
The recipients of Beijing’s supposed largess regularly find themselves trapped in debt leading to rising anti-Chinese sentiment.
The country’s leader since 2003 has been adept at evading term limits or restarting the clock on them.
Which world regions have the widest gender gaps and which are closing slowest?
The reactions to the National Assembly’s motion to amend South Africa’s constitution for the expropriation of land without compensation underscore how divided South Africa remains.