Since the launch of Africa Responds just over a week ago, we noticed that a lot of similar African initiatives launching. Is this a new trend – Africans rising to the forefront of issues – their own continent? Today we discuss what Africa’s new vocal and visible movement to respond to its own crises mean. Is it too little too late or the beginning of a positive trend.
During the discussion:
- We’ll update you on what the #UnitedAgainstEbola campaign has managed to achieve in just over a week
- A look at what other African initiatives are out there
- Latest high profile donors
- Which African countries have pledged support and what kind
Join the discussion on Twitter via the hashtags #AfricaResponds and #UnitedAgainstEbola today at 12 noon Eastern. Our Twitter handle is @AfricaResponds