Archive for: June, 2013

The Challenges in Measuring Learning in Africa

The Challenges in Measuring Learning in Africa

How does one measure learning? Assessment on the quality of learning are crucial for policy as governments and development agencies need to understand the extent at which initiatives to transform education, learning, are materializing. There are assessments at regional and […]

 
 

Africa’s Top 10 CEOs

Africa’s Top 10 CEOs

Some of the most dynamic and interesting personalities you could ever wish to meet head up Africa’s major and not so major companies. All of them have one thing in common and that is success. Some are well known and […]

 
 

Africa After The Global Crisis: What Can Be Done?

Africa After The Global Crisis: What Can Be Done?

African economies are on a relatively strong rebound following the crisis. The trouble, however, is that economic growth rates — in the midst of severe hardship — in Africa are too low and applying the various recommendations that many economists […]

 
 

University Ranking Methodology

University Ranking Methodology

  4icu.org University Web Ranking Methodology Universities and Colleges are ranked by the exclusive 4icu.org University Web Ranking. The ranking has been published since May 2005. Since then the ranking methodology has been periodically fine-tuned in order to provide better […]

 
 

Colonial Hangover? How NOT To Support Gay Rights In Africa

Colonial Hangover? How NOT To Support Gay Rights In Africa

With Obama’s  visit to the continent expected to touch on Gay Rights, it is important to remind ourselves of what happened a few years ago during the British ‘aid cut’ threats to African countries that violate LBGTI rights which was […]