Honoring the contributions of the African diaspora

The UN’s International Day for People of #AfricanDescent, which is being observed for the first time today, aims to celebrate the countless contributions of the African diaspora globally and eradicate all forms of discrimination against people of African descent. Dive into some key insights on the region’s road to recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the path to closing racial gaps and eliminating structural exclusion in the US.

Africa’s plan for a continent-wide pandemic recovery

Africa needs vaccines. What would it take to make them here?

Safeguarding Africa’s food systems through and beyond the crisis

Finding Africa’s path: Shaping bold solutions to save lives and livelihoods in the COVID-19 crisis

African banking in the new reality

The power of parity: Advancing women’s equality in Africa

The economic state of Black America: What is and what could be

Race in the workplace: The Black experience in the US private sector