Jun 3, 2013 Countries from central and east Africa gather to talk solar power as Africa emerges as a market for alternative energy.
Mar 4, 2013 Oil was discovered in the Turkana region of northwest Kenya one year ago. Now local people fear they will be displaced and won't get a fair share of any future oil profits.
Feb 27, 2013 The growth of Kenya's increasingly-affluent middle class has brought a consumer explosion. Now there's mounting international interest in mining that data to improve businesses' profitability.
Sep 25, 2012 Conservative nonprofit Let Freedom Ring attacks Obama for providing military aid to countries that use child soldiers.
Jul 19, 2012 China held a forum with African leaders today, offering $20 billion in loans to countries throughout the continent over the next three years. The pledge almost doubles China's previous aid to Africa, strengthening a relationship that has attracted a lot of criticism from the West.
Feb 6, 2012 Kenya has received international aid for years, but life remains bleak for many. Donors are getting smarter about how to channel their giving.
Jan 4, 2012 Many experts suggest the global aid community – including the largest donor, the United States – responded too late to the famine in the Horn of Africa.
Nov 30, 2011 In South Korea today, UN Secretary Ban Ki-moon warned rich countries not to shortchange their international aid programs as they cut their budgets.
Jan 4, 2012 After being forced to flee their homeland, refugees set up at camps in Kenya have continued on with life, including starting up businesses.