In August 2003, The Africa Channel concluded an Agreement with the Honorable Ambassador Andrew Young and his company, Goodworks International, LLC (GWI), headquartered in Atlanta , GA. Under this partnership agreement, Ambassador Young will become The Africa Channel's spokesperson and chair its Advisory Board. GWI will assist The Africa Channel in developing key corporate sponsorship and distribution relationships, provide political and business counsel in Africa and help promote The Africa Channel in the U.S.
GWI is one of the leading global advisory firms in the U.S. , with a special focus on the key emerging markets of Africa and the Caribbean . GWI's mission is to help its Fortune 500 clients foster long-term economic development in Africa and the Caribbean by creating successful business partnerships between and among private sector corporations and decision-makers in those emerging markets.
GWI enjoys unique access to Africa 's political, business and social leadership as well as to senior corporate and public officials in the U.S. The two companies share a common overall objective, which is to demystify Africa for Americans and celebrate the Continent's rich and diverse cultures. – less–ZoomInfo