Archive for March 14th, 2018

Kubzansky Appointed Managing Partner Of Omidyar Network

| March 14, 2018

Former Managing Partner Matt Bannick steps down after leading 11 years of innovation and growth

REDWOOD CITY, California, March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Pierre Omidyar, Chairman of the Board of Omidyar Network, today announced the appointment of Mike Kubzansky as

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African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF) Chairman and Executive Director Visit Ejisu, Ashanti Region, in Ghana, from the U.S., as part of the Distribution of 50 Additional Free Bamboo Bikes to Students and Teachers

| March 14, 2018

The ABCF/Ghana Bamboo Bikes Initiative (GBBI) partnership will also distribute free bikes to Kumbungu Senior High School students in Ghana’s Northern Region, next week.

ABCF Executive Director Patricia Marshall Harris (left) and board chair A.Bruce Crawley (right) are shown, post-bike distribution ceremony, in Ejisu, Ashanti Region, Ghana with two helmeted bamboo bike recipients.

KUMASI, Ghana, March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Officials of the African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF

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China’s Military Footprint Grows Alongside Economic Interests in Africa

| March 14, 2018

In the 2017 movie Wolf Warrior 2, the protagonist is a heroic Chinese soldier fighting mercenaries, pirates and an Ebola-like disease in a nameless African country. The film depicts a China that's strong but benevolent � ready to fight but …

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Commonwealth Africa Summit Focuses on Youth, Gender Equality

| March 14, 2018

Delegates from across Africa are attending the Commonwealth Africa Summit in London � where the theme this year is the 'Common Good'. Topics under discussion include climate change and improving gender equality. The Commonwealth has its origins in the British …

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