|EDITORIAL - Lack of transparency in UAF deals
A quality of governance is judged not only by whether an action is legal. An important criterion is whether this action is moral and is best for those whose interests are purportedly being served. The tests of good governance are often difficult...
A window of opportunity
Ottawa, Canada: Ottawans - as they call themselves - dislike it when foreign visitors call their city a backwoods capital. But it is. It may have lots of museums, several universities, a wide range of cuisine, its own orchestra and some fine neo-gothic... - John Rapley
The United States of Africa
"Before you put a roof on a house, you need to build the foundations," South African President Thabo Mbeki reportedly told diplomats at the summit meeting of the African Union in Ghana last weekend. Others were just as quick to ridicule the summit's declared goal...- Gwynne Dyer
GKF lecture: ICT, JA and the Caribbean
Governments of the Caribbean, certainly Jamaica, have largely been forced to play a catch-up game with information and communication technologies in the region. Private entrepreneurs have driven the revolution here as most everywhere else. What we see is government... - Martin Henry