Mo Ibrahim Foundation

Speaking the Truth to Power

Ilco van der Linde | Posted 12.01.2013 | UK
Ilco van der Linde

This weekend I was in Dakar (Senegal) to meet Mary Robinson and Angelique Kidjo. Kidjo is the most famous diva of Africa who has performed with global top artists like Alicia Keys, Carlos Santana and Peter Gabriel and who travels the world tirelessly to confront leaders with the truth on women.

And the Mo Ibrahim Award For Excellence In African Leadership Goes To...

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK

The annual £3.2 million Mo Ibrahim award for 'excellence in African leadership' has failed to find a winner for the third time in six years. The a...

One Billion Hungry: Can We Feed the World? Yes We Can

Professor Sir Gordon Conway | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK
Professor Sir Gordon Conway

In a US presidential election year, optimism comes with intense scrutiny. I am by nature an optimist, and when I am asked if we can feed the world adequately and equitably, I do say 'yes', but I do not say 'yes' lightly.