We shall “see an increase in businesses [Watch what : Google, GE, Microsoft, Nokia are currently doing ] looking to developing nations, including Africa, as ground zero for new product and service innovation.”
Annan envisionnes 2010 as the year where we wshall ” see a surge in government-funded connectivity efforts and legislation around Africa. 2009 annouced that trends with the new fiber-optic cables launch in Kenya and the governement of rwanda most recent launch of a $7 million wireless hot spot facility.
K.Annan also predicts the emergence of Africa creative class.he points out trends,signs and individuals to watch: Arise Magazine, Fela on Broadway, Design Indaba, Maker Faire Africa 2010, The Blk Jks, FESPACO, African Gay & Lesbian groups, Paul Sika, African Avante Garde
See trends 4,5 and ,6 here
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