Ekwunife Okoli is Diageo's general manager for the African regional market. Last week Okoli was in Addis reviewing one of his regional markets. Apart from that, he was also here to lead an executive meeting for the African regional market and to conduct a strategic business review that the company does twice a year.
Marcelo Giugale (Ph.D.) is the World Bank’s Director of Economic Policy and Poverty Reduction Programs for Africa. A citizen of Argentina and Italy, he holds a Ph.D. and an M.Sc. in Economics from The London School of Economics, and a Summa-cum-Laude BA in Economics from the Universidad Católica Argentina.
The UN special advisor and director of a key science network tells SciDev.Net what the road to 2015 will look like. With less than 1,000 days until the UN's Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) expire, efforts to design a new framework to replace them in September 2015 are gathering pace.
Dr. Ashebir Woldegiorgis, Member of Parliament
Dr. Ashebir Woldegiorgis was among four delegates chosen to go to Zimbabwe as part of the African Union (AU)’s election observer team. He speaks about the fairness of the election, except for some irregularities that he counted.
Ambassador Donald E. Booth, outgoing US ambassador to Ethiopia
Ambassador Donald E. Booth has been US ambassador to Ethiopia for the past three years.
Yeraswork Admassie (Ph.D.)
Yeraswork Admassie (Ph.D.) is a lecturer at the Addis Ababa University, College of Social Science, Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology and a seasoned researcher in the field.