Africa

One of the three southern centers of the network, One World Africa has centred its attention on building local knowledge for development, enabling access to IT, supporting policy advocacy, and providing capacity building. OneWorld Africa steadily continues to provide voices that represent the underprivileged communities through the internet, radio and mobile phones.

Teachers can make a difference within the system: Sharath Jeevan, STIR CEO

Education Partnerships for the Goals South Asia Africa Interviews
STIR education is an NGO working in India and Uganda to create a Teacher Changemaker Movement, an initiative aimed at improving education quality for the world’s poorest children. Sharath Jeevan, Founder & CEO, STIR Education, talks to OneWorld South Asia about the importance of rejuvenating the profession in developing countries. Excerpts from the interview:

Ecological balance crucial for food security in India: Shyam Khadka, FAO

End Hunger Production and Consumption Climate Change Terrestrial Ecosystems South Asia Africa Interviews
Shyam Khadka, the representative of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations in India, believes that South Asia with its huge population load will be a driving force for global SDGs particularly from the point of poverty reduction and food security. Excerpts from an exclusive interview to OneWorld South Asia:

Political revolution will fail without sexual revolution: Mona Eltahawy, Award-winning journalist

Gender Equality South Asia USA Africa Interviews
Egyptian-American Mona Eltahawy, an award-winning journalist and a vocal speaker on women’s rights believes that all religions are used by men to control women. Mona gets candid in an interview to Ashok Kumar of OneWorld South Asia at the latest edition of Jaipur Literature Festival.