All Posts by REBECCA CLARK

Are Social Media Taxes Good for the Economy? (Uganda)

Internet usage is growing rapidly across Africa, with over 20% more internet users in 2018 than in 2017. Consequently, many African countries are introducing taxes on different internet services. In July 2018, Uganda became the first African country to introduce a tax on using social media. HOW DOES THE UGANDAN

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The true story behind second-hand clothes

Africa is the world’s biggest destination for second-hand clothes, receiving over 70% of global clothes donations. The streets of almost every town are filled with colourful piles of used clothes. In Uganda, four out of every five items of clothing bought are second-hand. How do these used clothes reach African

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