This year’s Africa Investment Report brings to mind the new edition of Marcelo Giugale’s excellent book, Economic Development: What Everyone Needs To Know. If you sometimes wished you had bought property in Mumbai, Shanghai or Rio 10 years ago, the […]
For well over a decade, it has been increasingly difficult to find issues on which Republicans and Democrats can agree, but this is one: Since 2000, there has been a strong bipartisan consensus — in Congress and the White House […]
Helping develop manufacturing across Africa will be a profitable long-term investment for the U.S. For well over a decade, it has been increasingly difficult to find issues on which Republicans and Democrats in the U.S. can agree, but this is […]
“One who not only could offer good counsel, but dispatched it from a good heart. A soldier who not only fought the good fight and stayed the course, but who helped others navigate the battlefield as well.” It is an […]
May 25, 2017 Dear Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Please accept my warmest and most heartfelt congratulations on your thoroughly decisive election as director general of the World Health Organisation. Not only does Africa at long last have one of its […]
Rosa Whitaker, President and CEO of The Whitaker Group, in conjunction with Africa Invest, hosted a forum during the 2017 IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings at which African finance ministers presented their perspectives US investors, policymakers and opinion leaders.
“If President Donald Trump is to “Make America Great Again” he cannot afford to ignore Africa,” Rosa Whitaker writes in The Hill. “It is in this region of over one billion people — the world’s second-fastest growing continent — that the rise of China and the relative decline in U.S. power is more stark than in any other.”
Profound thanks to Rep. Charles Rangel for proclaiming Rosa Whitaker Day. No one in the US Congress has done more for the cause of Africa’s freedom and prosperity than the member for Harlem.