Tag: Africa

Hershey and Government of Cte D'ivoire Partner to Increase Locally Processed Cocoa

The Hershey Company (a DiversityInc Noteworthy Company) and the government of Cte d’Ivoire have announced a new partnership to increase the company’s sourcing of cocoa processed in Cte d’Ivoire. They also agreed to expand Hershey’s successful Energize Learning initiative to Cte d’Ivoire, aiming to improve nutrition, increase school enrollment, attendance…

Sammy Sosa's Changing Looks are Skin Deep

It’s been 10 years since Sammy Sosa suited up for a big league game, and 13 years since he played with the Chicago Cubs on Wringley Field, yet the former slugger has still found himself landing in the press and these days it has less to do with the athletic…

Johnson & Johnson Launches an Africa Innovation Challenge for Budding Healthcare Entrepreneurs

By Josh Ghaim, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Today, Africa’s economic growth is soaring, and industries like telecommunications, technology and travel are helping the continent flourish. It’s a very different landscape from when I was growing up in East Africa in the ’70s, with limited access to…