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Discuss next 100 bn $ of African Infrastucture Investment... 018 rising//Outlook//
the first human beings probably evolved out of africa around ethiopia 160000-200000 year ago -welcome to our roots
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
gordon brown has assembled revolutionary leaders of education starting with jack ma, jim kim, ...
south africa seems to be represented by graca machel- is she likely to mention your work in the free university's million jobs map and mandela extranet or will she stay focused on gender issues?
https://share.coursera.org/wiki/index.php/Education Graça Machel Archives | the Education Commission
We are trying to ensure the conversation sustains way beyond one UN presentation
-all ideas on how to do this most welcome
WE have some opportunity to brief gordon browns chief of staff in new york and my friends in glasgow have some opportunities to get to gordon and so on around the world wherever we are linked in by global youth platforms, coders, hubs hackathons etc
all the best chris macrae
taddy while writing are you aware of or already connecting with
1 Africa's other UN education commissioners: Co-covenors : Malawi’s Peter Mutharika, Commissioners Aliko Dangote (Nigeria), Amel Karboul (Tunisia), Jakaya Kikwete (tanzania), Strive Masiyowa Zimbabwe telecom billionnaire, Ngozi Oko0nzo-Iweala (Nigeria), Theo Sowa (African Women Development),
2 Al Hathaway Black Youth's greatest education revolutionary in usa out of baltimore
3 https://twitter.com/AYEESummit African youth's greatest summit of 2016 out of liberia -chinese youth partner amy's friend yuxuan
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Aliko Dangote is the founder, president, and CEO executive of Dangote Group. Founded over 30 years ago, the group’s interests include the production and distribution of cement, sugar, flour, and oil, as well as the development of real estate. Dangote set up the Dangote Foundation in 1993 as a vehicle to drive his corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives, and endowed it with $1.35 billion in March 2014. In June 2015, Dangote himself donated $1 million to Nepal to provide relief to the victims of Nepal’s earthquakes and $153 million to boost Nigeria’s fight against Ebola in 2014. He has been named Forbes Africa's Person of the Year (2014), TIME 100’s Most Influential People in the World (2014), and Forbes' Most Powerful Man in Africa (2013). He is a member of the World Economic Forum, the Honorary International Investor Council, the McKinsey Advisory Council, and the Clinton Global Initiative. In 2013, Dangote was appointed to the steering committee of the United Nations Secretary-General’s Global Education First Initiative. In addition, he collaborates with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to fight polio.