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Women’s Empowerment in Rwanda

Rwanda is a leading light in the journey towards women’s empowerment. The country has the highest proportion of women in parliament globally and has high levels of female education and employment. However, there are still areas where progress needs to be made.   The History   The journey towards women’s

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Who is the new Director-General of the WTO?

Introduction On the 15th February 2021, the General Council of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) selected Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the organisation’s seventh Director-General. When she took office on 1st March 2021, Dr Okonjo-Iweala became the first woman and the first African to hold this position. What is the WTO? The

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Can Bitcoin Help African Individuals and Businesses?

Currently, 350 million people in do not have a bank account. As a monetary technology which has the potential to improve businesses and commerce,  can provide solutions to this. Bitcoin can remedy issues for individuals, and help connect them with businesses. WHAT IS BITCOIN? Bitcoin is often described as a

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