A UN forecast suggests that by 2050, the world will have an extra 2.2 billion people and over half will come from Africa. This population surge will be a demographic dividend or millstone? How to place the population for jobs? … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: A workforce boom makes SMEs more important than ever in Africa
In announcing plans to spend up to HK$500 billion (US$64 billion) on reclaiming 1,700 hectares of land east of Lantau, Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has effectively dismissed the views of her task force whose public consultation only closed on September 26. … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: Carrie Lam’s plans for Lantau reclamation ignore Hong Kong’s future integration with the mainland
Africa is rising and fintech is at the frontiers of development on the continent. People have already foreseen the promising future of mobile finance in the continent and how it has facilitated some of the services and solutions. An OnFrontiers expert in mobile finance, Mr. Bizuneh Bekele shares his insights on the trend … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: Indicators of the Great Potentials of Ethiopia for ePayment and FinTech Development
“HIV testing programmes have struggled to reach the most marginalized populations at risk for HIV. Social network methods such as respondent-driven sampling (RDS) and peer-based active case-finding (ACF) may be effective in overcoming barriers to reaching these populations.” An OnFrontiers expert Mr. … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights-Special Edition: Social network methods for HIV case-finding among people who inject drugs in Tajikistan
Many organizations have a core role. Not to say others are unimportant, but one job sits in the center of the whole enchilada, with the rest of the business supporting in some way. In a school, for example, … Continue reading Everything you need to know about being a research manager at OnFrontiers
We are excited to announce that we are hiring a customer growth manager! This blog will tell you more about it. What role will a customer growth manager play? Customer success comes from the heart. You have top-grade customer management … Continue reading We are hiring a customer growth manager at OnFrontiers!
New York, NY – The CrossBoundary Group is a fast-growing investment firm focused on unlocking capital to make a positive difference in developing economies. Founded in 2011, The CrossBoundary Group now has over 45 professional staff and offices in Bamako, … Continue reading Private Equity Firm Builds a Global Expertise Network on OnFrontiers
OnFrontiers reviewed thousands of calls between Clients and Experts on our platform and created these tips to make your consultation productive. Continue reading 5 Tips To Get The Most Out of Expert Interviews
The flexible intermediate bulk container (FIBC) industry is a growing industry in the country of Turkey; yet for those who would consider entering this emerging market, many factors need to be taken into consideration before just jumping in. Tarik Candar, … Continue reading The FIBC Industry in Turkey
You are investing in a mine in a volatile emerging market, how do you protect your asset? One answer: Political risk insurance. The mission of the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), a member of the World Bank Group, is to … Continue reading $40bn in coverage, 800+ projects, and only 8 claims – what’s MIGA’s secret?