Entries by Kate Simpson


Book Launch: Civilian Tales from the Front Line

We are excited to announce that Wasafiri’s own Hamish Wilson has contributed to a new e-book of stories from civilians working on the front lines in Helmand, Afghanistan. “Making Peace in War” has been a labour of love; and is a compilation from a wide range of characters – none of whom are professional writers  […]


Agribusiness Consultants ~ You are needed!

Wasafiri is growing its agriculture practice supporting our clients with inclusive and responsible investment into Africa. The sector needs multi-stakeholder collaboration to achieve its potential, whether at the level of specific investments, value chains, market systems or building a continental movement. Hence Wasafiri’s expertise in helping partners unlock opportunities together is in high demand, and […]


The Wasafiri Retreat – Can you join us?

Are you interested in how to deliver change in Africa? Then please come and join us for the Wasafiri Retreat – OPEN DAY 26 August 2014, Nairobi, Kenya Join a group of practitioners, consultants and pioneers and use real examples and case studies to uncover and understand what it takes to deliver change in Africa. […]

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Engaging Swiss Re leaders to scale up smallholder insurance

Swiss Re, one the world’s leading reinsurance companies, runs a leadership programme each year for its next generation of Managing Directors. To make the learning engaging, Swiss Re wanted to present the delegates with a business challenge that was real and compelling. Wasafiri identified that providing insurance to Africa’s 600 million smallholders offered a huge commercial […]