Africa 'is no longer just that poor place where you feed starving children,' says Fassler, one of its modern fashion icons.
A Casablanca designer makes the case for 'slow fashion.'
Leopard prints and 'tribal' wax patterns have defined African fashion on Western runways. But local designers are proving that style in Africa is as diverse as the continent itself.
Ally Rehmtullah has become one of Tanzania's most popular designers, but he's still struggling for international exposure.
The founder of communications and branding strategy company Adirée talks about developing the international market for designs from Africa.
One of the most influential leaders of the 20th century, Nelson Mandela also had a way with words.
Zombies in the Philippines? Eyeballs in Hungary? Greenpeace truly is the master at getting the world's attention.
In the aftermath of one of the world's worst storms this year, Filipinos used Instagram to record colossal amounts of destruction.