• Accelerating Learning in Africa: The Expansion and Adaptations of Second Chance

    With global efforts to increase access stalling, UNESCO and the Global Monitoring Report conclude: Targeted interventions are needed to reach the most marginalised children, such as the millions obliged to work, the girls forced to stay home and
  • Ellen Agler: The fight against tropical diseases that blight the poor

    Ellen Agler, the CEO of the END Fund, is releasing a book in 2019 titled 'Under the Big Tree: Extraordinary Stories from the Movement to End Neglected Tropical Diseases', which aims to tell some of the human stories of Neglected Tropical Diseases,
  • The Legatum Center joined Zambezi entrepreneurs with MIT faculty, students, and stakeholders for a leadership forum around African prosperity. In November, 17 leading entrepreneurs from Africa visited Cambridge for the MIT Legatum Leadership Forum
  • The 2018 Legatum Prosperity Index is here

    As a proud supporter, we are pleased to announce the launch of the Legatum Institute's 2018 Prosperity Index, which offers a unique insight into how prosperity is forming and changing across the world. This year the global findings reveal good news
  • On the 25th November 2017, the New European ran an article headlined "Who is hacking Brexit? And why we need our own Robert Mueller inquiry" and wrongly stated that Christopher Chandler had "helped to lead a boardroom coup to emplace Alexey Miller,
  • On Top of the World: Ruth Wynne’s Kilimanjaro Climb

    On September 18th 2018, our team member, Ruth Wynne, achieved her goal of 12 years by summiting Mt. Kilimanjaro, the tallest peak in Africa. Her campaign raised $5,115, exceeding her initial goal of $3,000 to help bring 34 students in Ethiopia back
  • Earlier today, Buzzfeed published an article by Alex Spence about the recent $15 million libel lawsuit by Christopher Chandler against Donald Berlin and some of his associated companies (here). While the journalist makes it clear that Donald Berlin
  • On 3rd December 2017, the Sunday Times ran an article headlined "Brexit, dirty tricks and an international game of I spy" and wrongly stated that Christopher Chandler faced scrutiny by the Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC) amid disquiet
  • Mail on Sunday issue an apology

    On 9th June 2018, the Mail on Sunday ran an article headlined Brexit's secret Putin connection which made mistaken suggestions about Legatum, the Legatum Institute and Christopher Chandler. After attempting to resolve the matter with the
  • The New European corrects inaccuracies and issues an apology

    The New European published an article on 16th March 2018 which contained a number of errors and inaccuracies. Following a complaint that we made to the International Press Standards Organisation, the publication has issued the following correction