Putting women and girls at the centre of the Covid-19 response is crucial to rebuilding, says Gates Foundation – Daily Maverick


Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Regional Representative for southern Africa Matshidiso Masire speaks to Maverick Citizen about gender inequality in South Africa. (Photo: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation) On Wednesday, 30 June the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation said it would donate $2.1-billion towards eradicating gender inequality and…

From castles to the cybereconomy, here are nine fall 2021 classes you shouldn’t miss out on – Duke Chronicle


Putting off that language requirement and need another class this semester? The Chronicle has you covered. Here are nine compelling courses you should consider bookbagging for the fall 2021 semester. Global Thought African Hashtag Activism Taught by Anne-Maria Makhulu, Friedl Bldg 240, TuTh 10:15-11:30 a.m. Course credits: AAAS…

Ford Foundation Fuels Tech For The Public Interest With X4Impact – AiThority


$250,000 supports UN Sustainable Development Goals with equitable access to data for US social impact innovators X4Impact, the data intelligence platform for social innovation announced Ford Foundation has joined industry leaders as a Founding Partner. The private foundation’s catalytic grant of $250,000 underpins the importance of providing equitable access to…