Africa

akzente provides insight into local engagement. GIZ’s expertise is in demand around the world. Together with its partners, it works in over 130 countries to offer people prospects and improve their living conditions over the long term.

Great opportunities and diversity
Although many may think it, Africa is not a monotonous region that will never succeed. The infographic shows opportunities and challenges.
Feeding the fish
Jowhor Ile is a Nigerian author whose first novel ‘And After Many Days’ was ­published in 2016 to great acclaim. His ­writings about daily life in Africa are both poetic and political.
A continent in transition
Africa is the continent of opportunity – economic, political and cultural. But how can it make the most of its potential?
‘Africa can capture the century’
Kandeh Yumkella has left a high-ranking position at the United Nations in order to push for progress in Sierra Leone.
Solution in a nutshell
Cultivation of cashew nuts has improved lives of farmers in Ghana. For a long time their potential remained unexploited.
‘Stop saying nothing has changed!’
Tunisians should be more proud of what they have achieved after the Arab Spring, says Amel Karboul.

Africa

Africa