The Commonwealth Foundation spoke to Namhla Mniki-Mangaliso about her role in domesticating and implementing the global sustainable development agenda in Africa. Namhla is the Director of Africa Monitor, which currently acts as the Africa Working Group (AWG) secretariat, a broad regional coalition of African civil society organisations. The Commonwealth Foundation has funded and supported AWG since 2014.
This month we feature a non-fiction piece by New Delhi-based Journalist, Sowmiya Ashok, who meets Tamil techies in Silicon Valley “in hi-tech ghettoes formed along ethnic networks”. Ashok discovers California is much like Chennai.
The Commonwealth Foundation presents nine papers on the theme of Governance for Resilience, which are available for download now. CPF 2015 critically explored policy based actions under the theme of “What Makes Resilient Societies?”