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African Giving Knowledge Base

African Giving Knowledge Base

While philanthropy is an integral part of African society, the study of philanthropy in Africa is only recently gaining traction. To help us understand the field better and generate new knowledge that allows us to strengthen its role and impact, we have compiled a...

Another Giant Has Moved On: The passing of Helmi Sharawy

Another Giant Has Moved On: The passing of Helmi Sharawy

Dear Senior Brothers and Senior Sisters, Brothers and Sisters, Colleagues and Friends, A few moments ago, I got the extremely sad news of the passing of Professor Helmi Sharawy from Shamil Jeppie and Hakim Ben Hammouda. This is another huge loss to the world and to...

Cyclone FREDDY and its Devasting Impacts in Malawi

Cyclone FREDDY and its Devasting Impacts in Malawi

On March 11, Malawi was shaken by the landing of the Tropical Cyclone Freddy bringing with it devastating rains, floods and mudslides in Southern Malawi killing at least 400 people, injuring over 900 and displacing over 340,000 people as of 17th March. There are...

International Symposium in Honor of Amilcar Cabral

TrustAfrica is pleased to join the Research Laboratory in Economic and Social Sciences (LARSES) of UASZ, the Research Laboratory on Institutions and Growth (LINC) of UCAD and the Laboratory of Applied Economics and Modelling (LEAM) of UAM in organizing an...

TrustAfrica Solidarises with Senegalese People

The tragic road accident that occurred on the night of January 7 and 8, 2023, in the Kaffrine Region, about 250 kilometres southeast of Dakar has continued to send  shockwaves throughout Senegal and beyond. The unfortunate accident, which resulted in the loss of 39...

Opening day of the 2nd African Social Movements Baraza

The 2nd African Social Movements Baraza has so far been an enlightening gathering of like-minded progressive social movement actors, who traveled from various parts of the continent to be part of this moment.During a vibrant morning registration process, comrades...