All posts tagged with: Ivory Coast

From Weapons to Hope

Posted May 1, 2014 no picture Mohamed

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Before, there was an economic problem in Ivory Coast in 1980, so the first president of the Ivory Coast - Felix Houphouet Boigny - tried everything to settle that problem with many politicians, but they couldn’t. Alassane Ouattara was working for International Monetary Fund in the United States at that time, and President Felix Houphouet Boigny called him back to the Ivory Coast to take care of this problem.That is when President Houphouet made him prime minister. At that time, a...


Voices of Youth Inspire! "I had to overcome (my) shyness"

Posted January 6, 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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Your name: My name is Kadiza Kone Your age: 22 years old Where are you originally from and where do you currently live? I grew up in Abidjan, the economical capital of Ivory Coast but I currently live in Accra, Ghana since 2010. According to your business card – what’s your job title? Journalist And how does that compare with what you wanted to do when you were 10 years old? When I was 10 years old, I wanted by all means, to be a TV personality. The t...


Nestle CEO takes privatisation one sip to far.

Posted October 30, 2013 no picture BreedCompassion

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http://beyondblindfold.com/nestle-ceo-water-is-not-a-human-right-should-be-privatized/ So I was directed to this article today and as I read it I literally wanted to scream! What on earth?! Peter Brabeck, CEO of Nestle, is claiming that water should not be a public right and that it should be owned by corporations. Now, I'm going to hope that he hasn't even considered the consequences of what would happen to those living in slum areas if this were to manifest as I cannot bare the...