Mo Ibrahim speaks at Columbia

Mo Ibrahim speaks at Columbia

Friday, January 8, 2016

On October 27 Mo Ibrahim spoke on the challenges of governance in Africa to a full house at Columbia's Italian Academy.  Among other issues, he described how Africa is still suffering the after-effects of the cold-war superpowers' efforts to cultivate client governments in Africa.  He described the work of his foundation and how the Ibrahim Prize in African Leadership is helping to change norms of behavior for African political leaders.  Professor Verhoogen introduced Dr. Ibrahim and Dean Janow moderated the Q and A.  Read more.