Thirty four thousand runners gathered today in the capital of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, for Africa’s biggest road race, the Great Ethiopian Run.
Koreni Jelila and Tilahun Regassa won the women’s and men’s races respectively, both with new course records.… Go to www.owen.org to read the restRead the full post »
The annual World Bank report, Doing Business, reports an improvement in the business environment in two thirds of countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Tanzania and Ghana are in the top-ten improving countries this year. Other countries that have simplified regulations … Go to www.owen.org to read the restRead the full post »
A joint project linking the Brookings Institution, the Center for Strategic and International Studies and the Center for Global Development presented recommendations for transforming U.S. foreign assistance this morning. The recommendation is for a new government department for global … Go to www.owen.org to read the restRead the full post »