music

Pedal-power takes charge at COP21

At the UN climate change conference, delegates don’t just stand around charging their phones while drinking juice and listening to the latest beats: they have to pedal hard for them.

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Nneka and MzVee use music to call for women’s rights

Nigerian singer Nneka, and MzVee from Ghana are shining a light on women’s rights through their music.

They stopped by the World Bank Headquarters in Washington to participate in the series #Music4Dev.

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Foster compassion through music: Yo-Yo Ma

Compassion can be fostered across the world through music according to the UN Messenger of Peace, and internationally-renowned cellist, Yo-Yo Ma.

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African artist D’Banj using music to promote women’s empowerment

One of the most successful African music artists in the last decade, Nigerian singer D’Banj, is using his star power to promote women’s empowerment.

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