Trouble Brewing in Mozambique

This is a bit off the radar, but wanted to make sure DAWNSers saw that things were heating up a bit in Southern Africa. “Hundreds of Mozambicans have fled into neighboring Malawi after renewed fighting between ...

Episode 74: Jessica Jackley

Jessica Jackley co-founded Kiva and revolutionized micro-lending. Her new memoir Clay, Water, Brick tells the story of the founding of Kiva and her own personal journey from a religious family in Pittsburgh...

Obama in Ethiopia

After the weekend in Kenya, President Obama is in Ethiopia today--the first time a sitting US President has paid an official visit to the seat of the African Union. “Ahead of the visit, the White House stressed...
Kenya

Obama’s Kenya Homecoming

President Obama visits the country of his father’s birth for the first time as president. This is the first leg of his fourth visit to Africa as president. After Kenya, he’ll spend a day in Ethiopia and address...

Episode 73: Moises Naim

Moises Naim is an all around big thinker, author, commentator, longtime editor of Foreign Policy magazine, former World Bank Executive  and a former cabinet minister in Venezuela. His family fled Libya...