A Look Back at Africa in 2011

2011 was an eventful year for the continent of Africa, not least because of the wave of protest movements that was launched in Tunisia and then spread all over the world in various forms. Below is a … [Read more...]

Corrupt States: Outcome Choices – Democracy or Revolution

One may ask, is there some correlation between democracy and corruption? It would seem there is. Those countries with autocratic or ‘president for life’ dictatorships, or those that suffer democracy … [Read more...]

Fitting tribute to Wangari Maathai at COP17: Now to take her vision forward


  Just had an inspiring day. The kind that makes you want to go out there and do something significant. Sign your name to a large portion of the earth, to remain there for eternity. I sat … [Read more...]