Global Reader

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Global Reader – Understanding Hong Kong’s Occupy Central

Hong Kong Protests, as much about Dollars as about Democracy Some insight into the economic battle being waged in Hong Kong today. http://online.wsj.com/articles/hong-kong-protests-as-much-about-dollars-as-democracy-1413754381 Occupy Central Q&A A “one-minute” introduction to the Occupy Central movement, named after the city’s main financial district, which has since spread to numerous locations to the east of the Island and…

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Global Reader – A Focus on Climate Change

Focus on Climate Change at UN General Assembly Preceded by the largest climate march in history, President Obama delivered a strong speech to the UN underscoring the need for every country to address climate change and highlighting a new federal initiative to include sustainability factors in international development programs. http://www.msnbc.com/msnbc/un-convenes-global-leaders-summit-climate-change China Embraces Carbon Pricing, Other…

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Global Reader – Re-Imagining Africa

Seven Reasons Why Africa’s Time is Now Author Jonathan Berman sheds light on seven reasons why Africa’s current economic momentum is here to stay. http://hbr.org/2013/10/seven-reasons-why-africas-time-is-now The Real Africa New York Times columnist David Brooks separates Africa’s headlines from trend lines. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/09/opinion/brooks-the-real-africa.html Google & Web Access in Africa Africa Connected is a Google sponsored initiative tracking…

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