|Flicker of hope
In Abuja, this week, it was apparent that Africans are yearning to set their own agenda, writes Gamal Nkrumah
'Another world is possible'
Over 100,000 people gathered last weekend in Brazil for the fifth World Social Forum, the annual meeting of the "global justice movement". Alistair Alexander reports from Porto Alegre
There was a whiff of Porto Alegre to this year's Davos meetings, but "equitable globalisation" is not philanthropy, writes Faiza Rady