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Jesse Thornburg: Hydropower and Energy Work in East Africa

Jesse Thornburg: Hydropower and Ene...

e4Dev

Added 15 days ago | 00:42:26 | 130 views

Jesse Thornburg is an MIT alumnus (Mechanical Engineering and CMS, SB '11), and currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. Since graduating from MIT, he spent 2 years in Rwanda and th...

Dan Sweeney: Scaling alternative household fuel production in East Africa

Dan Sweeney: Scaling alternative ho...

e4Dev

Added 15 days ago | 00:36:18 | 199 views

Origins of MIT's D-Lab come from Fuel from the Fields, an effort aimed at introducing technology to enable smallholder farmers to produce fuel alternatives to conventional wood fuels from their farm waste and in doing so earn additional ...

Edison - Gold and diamond mines of South Africa - 1917 Part 1 of 2

Edison - Gold and diamond mines of ...

Library of Congress

Added 1 month ago | 00:03:57 | 253 views

Shows how gold and diamonds are extracted from the earth and processed in the province of Transvaal in South Africa Pictures gold mining operations at the Joch Mine near Johannesburg and diamond mining operations at the Premier Mine in t...

The Intersection of Innovation and Opportunity: Asia, Middle East, North Africa

The Intersection of Innovation and ...

Conference 2013

Added over 1 year ago | 01:17:48 | 2855 views

2013 Legatum Conference Entrepreneurs leading successful and innovative enterprise in low-income countries, discuss the dynamic changes occurring in emerging economies. Moderator: Nadia Shalaby, Founder & CEO, Arctic Sand Technol...

The Intersection of Innovation and Opportunity: Sub-Saharan Africa

The Intersection of Innovation and ...

Conference 2013

Added over 1 year ago | 01:09:28 | 2883 views

2013 Legatum Conference Entrepreneurs leading successful and innovative enterprise in low-income countries, discuss the dynamic changes occurring in emerging economies. Moderator: Tavneet Suri, Development Economist, MIT Sloan S...

Fred Swaniker: Defining the Legacy of the Next Generation

Fred Swaniker: Defining the Legacy ...

Lectures

Added over 1 year ago | 00:59:24 | 799 views

Due to improvements in leadership and governance, Africa today sits at an inflection point, with many believing the continent is on the cusp of rapid economic growth. In this lecture, Fred Swaniker, Founder & CEO of the African Leadershi...

Austin Okere: Entrepreneurship in an Emerging Economy

Austin Okere: Entrepreneurship in a...

Lectures

Added over 1 year ago | 00:58:08 | 2590 views

During the past 20 years, Austin Okere grew Computer Warehouse Group (CWG) from a company which he founded with a seed capital of $35,000 into a $130 million revenue company, with 650 staff spread across Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda and Camero...

2013 Africa Investment Forum - 2nd Keynote Address

2013 Africa Investment Forum - 2nd ...

MIT Africa Investment Forum

Added over 1 year ago | 00:27:19 | 1366 views

Mouhamadou Niang

2013 Africa Investment Forum - Introduction and Keynote Address

2013 Africa Investment Forum - Intr...

MIT Africa Investment Forum

Added over 1 year ago | 00:19:29 | 688 views

Birama B. Sidibe

China-Africa Cooperation in the Age of Globalization: Natural Resources, Technology, and Economic Diplomacy

China-Africa Cooperation in the Age...

China Urban Development Discussion Series, Spring 2013

Added over 1 year ago | 01:27:27 | 1521 views

April 3, 12:30-2 PM, Room 9-354Speaker: Calestous Juma | Discussant: Gabriella Y. CaroliniChina-Africa Cooperation in the Age of Globalization: Natural Resources, Technology, and Economic DiplomacyClick to Downlo...

8. Food and Agriculture Panel

8. Food and Agriculture Panel

MIT Sloan Africa Innovate Conference 2013

Added over 1 year ago | 01:02:47 | 1419 views

2. Speech by Makhtar Diop

2. Speech by Makhtar Diop

MIT Sloan Africa Innovate Conference 2013

Added over 1 year ago | 00:53:07 | 1225 views

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