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How Working on the Yale Africa Startup Review Activated My Commitment to Impact

Adetola Olamide ’22, a student in the Master of Advanced Management program at the Yale School of Management, discusses her experience working on the Yale Africa Startup Review, which compiles an annual list of startups across the continent that are shaping the future of Africa through innovative solutions.

Rising Leaders on Social and Environmental Sustainability

Awareness of the environmental and societal challenges facing our world has expanded dramatically in recent years. Since 2015, the year we published our inaugural report, Rising Leaders on Environmental Sustainability and Climate Change, an ongoing global pandemic has laid bare societal strains and inequalities in access to basic healthcare. Extreme weather events have intensified all over the planet. The sixth Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Report included unprecedented warnings of catastrophic global warming in the absence of immediate action.

University of Cape Town GSB Appoints New Director

The new director of the UCT Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB), Dr Catherine Duggan, believes that business schools can play an important role in rebuilding in the wake of COVID-19 – and that they have a special responsibility to take the lead in crafting healthier and more equitable societies and economies.