Hassan Kasfy

10 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | @hassankasfy | Keep up with Hassan Kasfy on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Hassan Kasfy”

Africa can no longer be called 'poor' overall, but poverty still an issue

<b>(CNN) —</b> Poverty in Africa has declined significantly in recent years, showing evidence that the past decade of economic growth has improved the lives of ordinary people.<p>The findings come from a new report by Afrobarometer, a pan-African, non-partisan research network, which conducted face to face …

Africa

The power players behind Africa's biggest economy

<b>(CNN) —</b> Six months after taking office, Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari has finally named his cabinet, who will oversee Africa's largest economy. The country has experienced a decade of economic growth, but a 40% fall in the price of oil -- which makes up most of the government's budget -- and …

Africa

Five Questions Answered on Africa’s Rising Economic Growth

There has been a lot of talk about Africa’s rising economic prosperity and whether it is sustainable and deeply rooted in reducing extreme poverty …

African Development Report

Africa’s regional integration has been a key economic and political aspiration since the independence decade of the 1960s – some 50 years ago. It is …

Poverty and Development in Africa

Picture Credit: Curt Carnemark / World Bank<p><b>Africa, a continent endowed with immense natural and human resources as well as great cultural, ecological</b> …