Responsible Leadership – The African Connection
Thursday, August 30, 2012 12:00:00 AM
The latest buzz is about responsible leadership. In my everyday world it pops up in conference themes, in scholarly articles and in classroom discussions. The discourse finds its legitimacy in a leadership legacy with doubtful and unfortunate outcomes and it highlights concerns about guidance towards an uncertain tomorrow. It can certainly not be separated from the discussions about the global common good in a world whose mood seems determined by economic woes, social instability, environmental stress and leadership failure.