The Dilemma of Ghanaian Water

By Ashvin Ramasamy Water shortage in Ghana is not only a politicized issue in 2018 but underlies important social and environmental consequences Having access to water is a tremendous challenge…

Symptoms of The Current Kenyan Water Shortage

By Ashvin Ramasamy Poor water management and lack of innovative policy action is part to blame for the water shortage affecting Nairobi The Kenyan government has been struggling with the water…

What Does “Leave No One Behind” Truly Mean?

By Ashvin Ramasamy With 17 SDGs along with 169 Targets, how does the principle of leaving no one behind distinguishes itself as a clear-cut objective? On October 24, the United Nations celebrated…

Food Insecurity & IDPs in Somalia

By Ashvin Ramasamy Clear to the world, the post 2017 drought period has left a major imprint on millions of lives and is currently afflicting the state of food security in Somalia. The facts speak…

Pastoral Development in Ethiopia and Advancement of Rural Women

Poverty eradication in Ethiopia has had positive impact in recent years. Government action strengthened food security and alleviated poverty. By Ashvin Ramasamy Overview of Development In a country…

Off-Grid Solar Systems High Potential in Nigeria

Innovative off-grid solar systems have gained mainstream attention as they provide low-cost electricity to underserved populations in Nigeria. By Ashvin Ramasamy 600 million people live without…

SDGs – The Financing Gap in Africa

Where does Africa stand in achieving the SDGs but most importantly what are the financing gaps the continent faces in achieving these goals. By Hamady Kante SDGs: The Financing Gap in Africa…

Africa’s Great Green Wall: 8,000km of trees that could save millions of lives

By Charlie Lawrence Jones If Boris Johnson cared for much outside of Westminster, he would probably love Africa’s Great Green Wall initiative. As a massive infrastructure project that will…