When we began the #RunningDry journey with Mina Guli in late 2018, we thought we were somewhat prepared. After all, we’d worked with Mina on the 7 Deserts Run in 2016, when she ran 40 marathons across 7 deserts, on 7 continents in 7 weeks. We’d also worked on the 6 River Run in 2017, when Mina ran 40 marathons in 40 days along 6 rivers around the world. The difference with #RunningDry was that this campaign wasn’t 40 marathons - it was 100. 100 marathons in 100 days to show what 100% commitment to the global water crisis looks like.
If there’s one topic that all world leaders are discussing at the World Economic Forum in Davos, it’s climate change and the need for urgent changes to address the problem. The Global Risks Report 2019 by the World Economic Forum has stated it in the clearest possible terms…
Africa is a continent of young, dynamic people. But, the youth can only help lead an economic revival if their ability to trade and travel is not hindered by geopolitical bureaucracy. Can you reimagine the African continent as open and border-free?
Ahead of the World Economic Forum on Africa that takes place in Kigali, Rwanda, from May 11 to 13, 2016 Elsie Kanza announces that over 1,000 Global Shapers in 94 cities across Africa will launch the #internet4all in Africa campaign to advocate for internet access as a basic right.