Torchlight Africa

Lessons from Dakar: How Peer Learning and Capacity Strengthening of CSOs Impacts Africa’s Development

At the Café De Rome Hotel, 350 meters from the Presidential Palace in Dakar, Senegal, academics, and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) from across Africa congregated at the Association for Research on Civil Society in Africa (AROCSA) conference. Throughout the two-day conference, they discussed how their work impacts the continent’s development, particularly, the various ways CSOs […]

Africa Nigeria Thought Leadership

A Health Innovation Challenge for Nigeria’s Healthcare Space

While the experience of the average Nigerian with several sectors of the economy has evolved through the use of technology over the past decade, there has been minimal impact on the health sector. This guest post describes an initiative that intends to change that. By Alex Chiejina Many incubation and innovation platforms in Nigeria target information technology […]