Africa:Is the World Cup a Good Investment for Continent’s Teams?

[The Conversation Africa] Each World Cup year African football teams arrive with renewed hopes of making remarkable progress and breaking the grip that Europe and South America have had on this quadrennial tournament for nearly 100 years. Each time, that hope invariably implodes

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South Africa:There’s a New Way of Measuring Poverty in South Africa – Here’s How It Works

[The Conversation Africa] There’s more to understanding a country’s poverty levels than merely calculating how much or how little individuals earn. That’s why a method called the multidimensional poverty index was introduced globally in 2011.

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