1 billion consumers?

Even in its current state of massive transformation and in spite of its endemic problems Africa is looked upon by many – incessantly almost – to become the gravitational centre for global growth. Believers and sceptics agree on one essential issue: the onset, the very first steps towards this growth, is linked with the emergence…

Uganda, the pearl of Africa

By Ambassador Mirjam Blaak Sow   Uganda is a member of the East African Community (EAC) and the Common Market for East and Southern Africa (COMESA) and a country with great economic potentials due its agreeable climate, fertile soils, mountains, rivers, lakes, forests and enough rainfall throughout the year and is therefore rightly known as…

Diamniadio the Millennium Platform

The project «Diamniadio» aims to unclog Dakar, to provide Senegal with an eco-city that will be durable, intelligent, connected, displaying an urban mix that combines institutions, ministries, digital park, university housing, all in 2500 ha …”. The new urban project everyoneis talking about is located thirty kilometers southwest of Dakar and fifteen minutes from the…

Senegal towards emergence

Senegal is a regional hub for West Africa. Many international companies set up their headquarters there in order to export goods and services to the whole African continent. The country has many undeniable assets; a democratic political stability, economic growth and many most favoured nation agreements with key partners. In January 2014 in Paris, Senegal…