Making the national alcohol policy alive: The role of the private sector

Zambia is among the few countries that have successfully developed a National Alcohol Policy (NAP) through an inclusive multisectoral process involving the public and the private sectors and the civil society. This strategy ensures that the human-centred approach becomes the overarching response strategy in responding…

The subliminal racism of Magda Wierzycka

A few months ago Magda Wierzycka came out guns blazing against Sagarmatha Technologies, a black-owned multi-sided platform company which was due to list on the JSE. Her rant was riddled with inaccuracies. She completely misread the pre-listing statement, she cast aspersions on international investors, she…

Beyond inclusion

Leading CCTV News anchorwoman Tian Wei once made the very salient point: “Any society that fails to harness the energy and creativity of its women is at a huge disadvantage in the modern world.” The idea of better inclusion of marginalised groups is by no…