Ahead of the United Nations' SDG Summit in New York on 24 – 25 September 2019, newly published data reveals that progress towards achieving the organisation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is too slow
The financial services industry finds itself in the proverbial eye of a storm, precipitated by the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). New fintech entities are competing for their share of various markets dominated by banks, so entrenched in tradition that they struggle to keep abreast of the rapid technological advances being made.
Education is fundamental to individual development and inseparable from individual freedom and empowerment. Basic knowledge of reading and writing has the potential to transform lives, fuel ambition and improve an individual’s socio-economic stance. Afterall, late President Nelson Mandela said, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”