Africa’s top prospects tour Europe, showcase NBA’s commitment to elite student-athletes

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bc_ANdFh8eg/?taken-by=nbaacademy A talented team of prospects from NBA Academy Africa recently concluded a tour of Europe, spending time in Paris and Prague. Participating in training sessions, playing games against local teams, and visiting cultural sites and attractions, the tour showcased the National Basketball Association’s and SEED Project’s (Sports for Education and Economic Development, a non-profit organization based in Thies, Senegal) commitment … Continue reading Africa’s top prospects tour Europe, showcase NBA’s commitment to elite student-athletes

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Celebrated for ‘BuildingUnity,’ Harvard Law Review and Motown presidents to receive African Diaspora Awards

Celebrating excellence while acknowledging the international impact of those from the African Diaspora, Applause Africa Communications will host its highly anticipated African Diaspora Awards, at the French Institute and the Alliance Française de New York, this weekend. “Many of us have accomplished a lot individually in our respective host states,” said Debo Folorunsho, Founder and CEO of Applause Africa and African Diaspora Awards (ADAs). … Continue reading Celebrated for ‘BuildingUnity,’ Harvard Law Review and Motown presidents to receive African Diaspora Awards

Changing the world through basketball | Beijing International Studies University Press

  Based on The Sanctuary of Sport: A Testimony of Olympism in Action, the  Beijing International Studies University Press and Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press (FLTRP) referenced content from this article to create a unit in the Readaholic Eclectic, a complement to the Senior High School textbook and K-12 textbook series that has sold more … Continue reading Changing the world through basketball | Beijing International Studies University Press

African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution: Catherine Duggan

Global Leadership: African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution Thomson Reuters’ Euvin Naidoo, a Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business & Government senior fellow, will conclude a three-day series on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Africa later today. Last week Naidoo moderated a panel discussion on Africa’s investment and innovation landscape, exploring the challenges and opportunities of the Fourth … Continue reading African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution: Catherine Duggan

African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution: Scott Eisner

“We hope to extend our economic partnerships with countries who are committed to self-reliance and to fostering opportunities for job creation in both Africa and the United States,” U.S. president, Donald Trump, said last week after a working luncheon in New York with the leaders of Cote d’Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Namibia, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, and Uganda. Trump led … Continue reading African & American Leaders of The 4th Industrial Revolution: Scott Eisner

Thomson Reuters, U.S. Chamber of Commerce mobilize global leaders to discuss impact on 4IR

Thomson Reuters recently took time to pause, reflect, and meaningfully engage by hosting a conversation to empower guests and create awareness of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and its impact on our global society. The gathering of innovative American and African leaders — many of whom were in New York City participating in the 72nd Regular Session of the United Nations … Continue reading Thomson Reuters, U.S. Chamber of Commerce mobilize global leaders to discuss impact on 4IR

South African junior tennis player seeks to join team touring the United States

At the age of four, Makhosazana ‘Khosi’ Stewart was given a tennis racket and has been wedded to the game ever since. The Germiston, South Africa native won her first competition within the same year she took up the relatively popular sport, particularly with those who have access to it in the Rainbow Nation. “From … Continue reading South African junior tennis player seeks to join team touring the United States