Author Archives: Emmanuel Olorunfemi

About Emmanuel Olorunfemi

Passionate about development

Services, Informality and Productivity in Africa

By Tabea Lakemann, Research Fellow, GIGA Institute of African Affairs and University of Göttingen, and Jann Lay, Acting Director, GIGA Institute of African Affairs, and Head of GIGA Research Programme Growth and Development Learn more about this timely topic at … Continue reading

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Building Africa’s Entrepreneurial Culture

By Giulia Ajmone Marsan and Jonathan Potter, OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Local Development and Tourism Learn more about this timely topic at the upcoming 17th International Economic Forum on Africa Register to attend Over the last decade, Africa has … Continue reading

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CITIZENS IN ABUJA AND AROUND THE GLOBE CALL ON WORLD LEADERS TO ACT ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

An end to a highly corrupt system of governance that siphons public resources for personal gains Continue reading

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#ACT4SDGs

Commitment without action is simply irresponsibility; that is the reason why all concerned citizens in Nigeria have to call on our leaders to take steps in realizing the commitment they made to Sustainable Development Goals in September 2015. Come Monday … Continue reading

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RNA Interference GMOs to enter South Africa and Nigeria

Originally posted on AGRA Watch:
The African Center for Biodiversity(ACB) warns in an alert published August 10th, that the South African government recently received an application for the import, feed and processing of a new variety of GM Maize, MON87411.…

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Confronting the Urban Housing Gap

By Robin King More than 1.2 billion city dwellers―one of every three people living in urban areas―lack access to affordable and secure housing. This housing gap is a major drag on the economy and the environment. The impact is severe in … Continue reading

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