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Pollution Killing More Than Aids And TB, Report Says

Pollution Killing More Than Aids And TB, Report Says

More than 14,000 annual deaths in Kenya can be averted if the country embraces clean environment and inclusive green growth, a conference has been told. Household pollution caused by smoke emitted from energy sources used mostly in rural and informal settlements in Kenya contributes to more deaths than AIDS and Tuberculosis combined. This is according […]

International Day Of Rural Women – The Message

International Day Of Rural Women – The Message

Rural women, the majority of whom depend on natural resources and agriculture for their livelihoods, make up over a quarter of the total world population. In developing countries, rural women represent approximately 43 per cent of the agricultural labour force, and produce, process and prepare much of the food available, thereby giving them primary responsibility […]

Parenting With A Destination In Mind

Parenting With A Destination In Mind

About a month into life with my first baby, when I thought I was going to disappear into a gray fog of reflux and sleep deprivation, I read The Secrets of the Baby Whisperer by Tracey Hogg. It was the closest thing I ever found to an instruction manual for newborns and it gave me hope that I […]

Powerful Habits for Marketing Yourself And Building a Personal Brand

Powerful Habits for Marketing Yourself  And Building a Personal Brand

Building and promoting your own personal brand is just as important for your success and happiness as it is for any business. In her book Personal Branding and Marketing Yourself, executive coach, trainer, and consultant Rita B. Allen explains that there are 10 habits you should adopt to market yourself while building a more powerful […]

Qualities Of Authentic People

Qualities Of Authentic People

In a society roided-out on bling, cash, ego, nakedness and status we have lost our authenticity. We have lost morals and what it means to be ourselves. So many are caught up in following the crowd they have gotten lost in it. How can any type of true success come from being a follower? Followers […]

A Good Life Contains These 6 Essentials

A Good Life Contains These 6 Essentials

The ultimate expression of life is not a paycheck. The ultimate expression of life is not a Mercedes. The ultimate expression of life is not a million dollars or a bank account or a home. The ultimate expression of life is living a good life. Here’s what we must ask constantly, “What, for me, would […]

Poverty and Inequality Reduction has Remained Less Responsive to Growth Successes Across the Continent, Says AfDB African Development Report 2015

Poverty and Inequality Reduction has Remained Less Responsive to Growth Successes Across the Continent, Says AfDB African Development Report 2015

African economies have grown substantially over the past decade, but  poverty and inequality reduction has remained less responsive to growth successes across the continent, says the 2015 edition of the African Development Bank (AfDB)’s African Development Report,  that was officially launched on 26 July 2016 at the Bank’s headquarters in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire by the AfDB […]

Keeping The Spark Alive 6 Ways To Cultivate And Maintain The Passion In Your Relationship

Keeping The Spark Alive  6 Ways To Cultivate And Maintain The Passion In Your Relationship

“Long distance never works.” “The seven year itch is real.” “Children always kill romance.” “You can’t have love and a successful career. You have to choose.” Chances are you’ve heard at least one of these statements, or a variation on the theme. One of the most common myths about long-term relationships is that passion is […]

How to Create the Best Version of Yourself

How to Create the Best Version of Yourself

Mark Lack is the CEO of Shorten the Gap and is on the Board of Advisers for the Leap Foundation. Lack travels regularly for work and meets a lot of entrepreneurs from around the world. He noticed that countless entrepreneurs allow the achievement of goals and ‘having’ more things to consume their precious time, energy, and money. That might […]

How Having a Childlike Imagination Can Change Your Life

How Having a Childlike Imagination Can Change Your Life

When we were children, we believed anything was possible. We created worlds where we were the main characters and everything revolved around our wants. Our friends came over and became part of these worlds and we had the time of our lives laughing, playing and being who we wanted to be. It was magical. But […]

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