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Tony Blair and Raj Shah on Impact Investing

Tony Blair and Raj Shah on Impact Investing

Last year Tony Blair met with Raj Shah, Administrator of USAID, to discuss impact investing with Rahim Kanani of Forbes....

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Amara Konneh named Finance Minister of the Year for Africa

Amara Konneh named Finance Minister of the Year for Africa

AGI congratulates the Government of Liberia, following the announcement that Finance Minister, Amara Konneh, has been named Finance Minister of the Year for Africa by the Banker Magazine....

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Tony Blair visits Liberia and Sierra Leone

Tony Blair visits Liberia and Sierra Leone

Last week Tony Blair visited Monrovia and Freetown. During his trip he held discussions with the AGI teams and also met with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and President Ernest Bai Koroma. ...

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FT This Is Africa magazine launches new report on governance and leadership

FT This Is Africa magazine launches new report on governance and leadership

To mark the end of our fifth anniversary year AGI has supported the Financial Times This Is Africa Magazine in publishing a new report on the future of governance and leadership in Africa. The report – Africa’s Reformers: Re-wiring governance – features 24 pages of exclusive content including interviews with the leaders of Liberia, Rwanda, Malawi and Ethiopia. ...

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Tony Blair discusses Guinea’s development progress and investment potential

Tony Blair discusses Guinea’s development progress and investment potential

Tony Blair speaks at the landmark Guinea investment conference in Abu Dhabi. ...

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Nick Thompson discusses investment, private sector growth, and governance in Africa

Nick Thompson discusses investment, private sector growth, and governance in Africa

After the publication of the World Bank Doing Business Report 2014, Nick Thompson discusses private sector development and the importance of governance in Africa on Bloomberg's African Business Weekly Show. ...

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Tony Blair and Howard Buffett launch 40 Chances Fellows Programme at World Food Prize

Tony Blair and Howard Buffett launch 40 Chances Fellows Programme at World Food Prize

After joining Howard G. Buffett and Ritu Sharma to discuss leadership and innovation in developing countries, Tony Blair announced a new partnership between AGI, the Howard G. Buffett Foundation and the World Food Prize to support the development of new ideas to address food insecurity....

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African Leaders, Not Aid Donors, Must Lead the Way to Ending Hunger

African Leaders, Not Aid Donors, Must Lead the Way to Ending Hunger

Following our latest blog from the Head of AGI’s new Agriculture Practice, Tony Blair and Howard Buffett write for Time Magazine about the role of innovation and leadership in agriculture to end hunger. ...

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Blog | Christina PioCosta-Lahue discusses the launch of AGI’s new Agriculture Practice

Blog | Christina PioCosta-Lahue discusses the launch of AGI’s new Agriculture Practice

As we launch our new Agriculture Practice AGI's Christina PioCosta-Lahue discusses agriculture reform in Rwanda and the work of the new practice. ...

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