Category: Africa

30 January, 2012

Serena Stein

Scenes from Mafalala: Into a Mozambican Suburb

Serena Stein, in this photo essay, studies the changes Mafalala in Mozambique is undergoing.

16 January, 2012

Liz Fouksman

An Environmentalism of the Poor

Liz Fouksman describes the effects of civil society in the village of Beliqo in Northern Kenya.

25 July, 2011

Charne Lavery

The Monument and the Man

David James Smith's Young Mandela offers an intimate perspective on the formative years of the elder statesman.

16 May, 2011

Naomi Pendle

Old Conflict in a New State

On the eve of independence from Khartoum, inter-community violence undermines the unity of South Sudan.

17 January, 2011

Naomi Pendle

Cattle Camps or the Classroom

Naomi Pendle explains the value of education in South Sudan, where inter-tribal raiding has been on the rise.

1 November, 2010

Joel Krupa

The Promise of an African Pot

The World Cup and South Africa

7 December, 2009

Mike Jakeman

Rewarding the Rich

Thoughts on a Prize for Leadership in Africa

23 November, 2009

Andrea Purdeková with Sarah Leyla Puello


A Photographic Essay

11 May, 2009

Marc Gustafson

Calling Darfur As They See It

Mahmood Mamdani's Saviors and Survivors

16 March, 2009

Daniel Hemel

Strange Bedfellows of Philanthropy

Peter Singer, Bear Stearns and charitable giving