Resources

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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FREE TRADE AND SHARED VALUE – A MATCH MADE FOR AFRICA?

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is big news. It was the central leitmotif to November’s Africa Investment ...
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FROM THE CEO’S DESK: November 2019

One of our goals as the Shared Value Africa Initiative is to break down barriers between Africa’s 54 nations and ...
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How successful are incubation programmes at addressing youth unemployment 3 years on?

Back in 2016, KCB Group and Mastercard Foundation entered into a partnership worth $30 Million with the aim of addressing youth unemployment ...
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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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Shared Value Africa Initiative announces the 4th Africa Shared Value Leadership Summit (4–5 June 2020 in Kigali, Rwanda)

Seeking business solutions to the continent’s social challenges JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, October 28, 2019/APO Group/ –  A network of some of ...
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An African Entrepreneur’s Shared Value Journey: Vollar

At the beginning of 2018, I had an idea. An idea that I believed, if it worked, would radically change the ...
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A Case for Social Entrepreneurship in the Face of the Sustainability Threat

Humanity, The Devils, Contract and Our Redemption How little has humanity learnt from the old tale of the “Faustian bargain” ...
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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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Accra Shared Value Business Breakfast: A Retrospective

On 6 September 2019, the SVAI hosted a Shared Value business breakfast in Accra, in collaboration with JB Williams. The first such ...
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