Richard Dowden Weighs in on Jeffrey Sachs and Paul Collier

The journalist does not have faith in a massive financial aid package for Africa.

Richard Dowden Considers the AIDS Crisis

The journalist says prevention is the key step that no effort has been able to successfully deliver on yet.

Richard Dowden Considers Obama’s Appeal to Africans

The journalist notes a great deal of enthusiasm for Obama but no homegrown leader of equal stature.

Richard Dowden Considers African Unity

Journalist Richard Dowden says solidarity is the goal but it's handicapped by regional allegiances.