A solution to the world's migrant crisis

The measures adopted by certain developed countries to contain the waves of migrants they have been receiving over the past couple of years are proving inefficient, and may do more harm than good. Driving desperate people away, sometimes by force, does not address the root of the problem; which is the extreme poverty that exists in the migrants’ respective country of origin. Eradicating poverty therefore seems like a much more sustainable and human way to deal with the migrants’ crisis.

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Blockchain: the technology that could revolutionize development funding

Laurent Lamothe, former Prime Minister of Haiti, said he was a firm believer in potential of Blockchain to raise much-needed revenue for development. According to him, Blockchain is the kind of technology that would have helped his own country, Haiti, recover from the 2010 earthquake, by contributing to the financing of various social programs and promoting financial inclusion.

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Madagascar's growth objectives are achievable

In alignment with the second Sustainable Development Goal, the Malagasy President has announced Madagascar’s ambition to modernise its agriculture.

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LSL World Initiative wishes you happy holidays!

As 2016 draws to a close, LSL World Initiative wishes you a happy and restful holiday season, as well as a prosperous New Year.

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Innovative Financing for Development to diversify Benin’s economy

Patrice Talon has promised to turn the fortunes of his country around by the end of his five-year term of office.

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Turning the lights on in Africa

Over 645 million people in Africa do not have access to electricity.

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Distributed platform Blockchain to revolutionize transaction processing

A new digital revolution is about to take place, in the form of Blockchain.  

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New perspectives on socio-economic development for Latin America

Laurent Lamothe will be taking part in the Miami Chapter of the Latin American Business Council (CEAL) meeting.

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Laurent Lamothe to receive award for Leadership in Global Trade

Laurent Lamothe is accumulating achievements and acknowledgements, both as a political figure and as a savvy businessman.

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Laurent Lamothe makes business work for humanitarian aid

Laurent Lamothe has again turned his attention to the business world.

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