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Africa’s future lies with its entrepreneurs

Johannesburg, 23 February – Africa is in a very precarious situation. Unemployment rates are high in many countries with a continent-wide job ...
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The Time to Invest in Our Youth is Now

Johannesburg, 23 February 2021 – In Africa, an estimated 25 to 30 million jobs could be lost due to the pandemic, according to the African ...
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Shared Value Insights from Harvard: A Short Course Report

This November, Shared Value Africa Initiative CEO Tiekie Barnard travelled to Boston, USA, for the Harvard Business School course on ...
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FROM THE CEO’S DESK: OCTOBER 2019

It is a well-understood fact that economies need entrepreneurs in order to grow. Entrepreneurs don’t just build new businesses – ...
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Business leaders share insights on how companies can drive social impact while driving profit

Executives of businesses operating in Rwanda will gather in Kigali on 31 October 2019 for an in-depth discussion about how they can ...
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From the CEO’S Desk: September 2019

The recent outbreak of xenophobic violence in South Africa has once again highlighted the urgency of our mission – to create ...
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The Shared Value 101 Masterclass: A Retrospective

  Whether you are running a large or small business, you have the same issues to contend with: greater expectations ...
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From the CEO’S Desk: June 2019

THE CHANGING ROLE OF BUSINESS AND BUSINESS LEADERS Listening to leaders and young people share their business drive, passion, vision, ...
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Assessing Progress: Can Africa Achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals?

Much has been written about the importance of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a framework to concentrate and ...
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