Entries by Justin Forsyth from 04/2012

Time for Change at the Top: Why the Next President of the World Bank Must Put Poor People First

| Posted 04.13.2012 | UK

Since the formation of the World Bank in 1944, a gentlemen's agreement has been in place that gifts the presidency to an American citizen, just as a European traditionally takes the helm of the International Monetary Fund.

Shout of Africa

| Posted 04.16.2012 | UK

As the clouds gathered over the small village house in the Liberian bush early on Tuesday morning where John Humphrys was preparing to co-anchor the Today programme, little could he have known that a Twitter Storm was about to rain down on his head.