It’s Africa’s Time is the brand new 13 part documentary series that focuses on the pioneering work that businesses and charities are doing to help improve society, and encourage skills development within local communities throughout countries in Africa. Presented by award winning South African actress Natalie Becker, Its Africa’s Time explores the growth of innovative business models on the continent. Each episode features the work of businesses and charities that encourage the development of skills, reduce debt and increase income on the continent.
Learn about The UN Millennium Development (pan-Africa) initiative to promote gender equality and the empowerment of women. Witness how women are creating sustainable lives for their families and communities through training and enterprise. Woolworths, Good Business Journey (South Africa), an inspiring example of corporate social responsibility that tackles issues related to sustainable farming, water, energy, waste, social development and transformation. ‘WaterHealth International’ (Ghana) help rural communities gain access to clean water AECOM (Liberia) work with the government, the World Bank and NGOs, to improve education and build schools.
‘The Clothing Bank’ (South Africa) supports sustainable family development programmes, working to empower unemployed mothers with opportunities to earn an income, learn new skills, and support the education of their children. Maersk Group (Nigeria) dramatically improving transport infrastructure to accommodate a greater level of international trade. Each story is an enlightening example that highlights the importance of being involved in communities. Tune into unique and insightful stories about the dynamic innovations that are tipping the scale of competitive advantage. This truly is Africa’s Time!