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13 September 2019
www.agenceecofin.com
L'Ethiopie doit rembourser 4 milliards $ de dette, chaque année, pour atteindre ses objectifs de développement, a indiqué cette semaine, Vera Songwe (photo), secrétaire exécutive de la Commission économique des Nations unies pour l’Afrique (CEA).
13 September 2019
www.afriquemedia.tv
Dans une déclaration relayée par l’agence Bloomberg, la responsable a indiqué que le niveau de la dette du pays d’Afrique orientale, menace ses efforts de développement. En 2018, la dette du pays avait atteint près de 60%, exposant l’économie éthiopienne à un risque de surendettement.
12 September 2019
www.press.et
The government of Ethiopia has unveiled what it describes as a “Homegrown Economic Reform” agenda aimed at unlocking the country’s development potential.
11 September 2019
www.csis.org
The UN and World Bank envision that by 2030 every individual in the world will have a digital identity. Digital ID promises to transform Africa's economic and political landscape. It holds the power to unlock more inclusive digital economies, increase access to government services, and elevate political accountability. As African nations move forward with ID programs, however, it is...
10 September 2019
www.xinhuanet.com
The Ethiopian government has unveiled a new economic reform blueprint, dubbed Homegrown Economic Reform, with a major aspiration to unlock the country's development potentials.
10 September 2019
www.africanews.com
The government of Ethiopia has unveiled what it describes as a “Homegrown Economic Reform” agenda aimed at unlocking the country’s development potential.
10 September 2019
reussirbusiness.com
Le Gouvernement éthiopien dévoile ce qu’il décrit comme étant un programme de « Réforme économique locale » visant à libérer le potentiel de développement du pays.
10 September 2019
www.ezega.com
The Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Vera Songwe, said Ethiopia’s plan to grow from GDP per capita of 865 to 2219 is “very ambitious,” but doable, citing the success stories of China, Laos, and Vietnam.
10 September 2019
apanews.net
Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), Dr. Vera Songwe the Ethiopian Government needs to to increase investment by $6 billion every year to help the nation achieve development goals.
10 September 2019
www.myjoyonline.com
The government of Ethiopia has unveiled what it describes as a “Homegrown Economic Reform” agenda aimed at unlocking the country’s development potential.
10 September 2019
ethiopianmonitor.com
The government of Ethiopia has unveiled what it describes as a “Homegrown Economic Reform” agenda aimed at unlocking the country’s development potential.
10 September 2019
www.bloomberg.com
Ethiopia must attract new investment and reduce its debt if it’s to achieve the government’s economic growth and job creation targets, according to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.
9 September 2019
www.aa.com.tr
A UN official on Monday cautioned Ethiopia to manage its foreign debt, while undertaking economic reforms it has launched, to rectify the macroeconomic imbalance.
9 September 2019
fanabc.com
A discussion forum on homegrown economic reforms opened at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) meeting hall this morning.
9 September 2019
www.waltainfo.com
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed opened the discussion session with development partners and the diplomatic community on Homegrown Economic Reforms.
9 September 2019
www.yenisafak.com
A UN official on Monday cautioned Ethiopia to manage its foreign debt, while undertaking economic reforms it has launched, to rectify the macroeconomic imbalance.
9 September 2019
www.newsbharati.com
This step reflects Sustainable Development Goal 5 (SDG 5), on women’s empowerment to make a reality.
9 September 2019
ideas4development.org
With a growing internet penetration rate in Africa, interest in digital tools is increasing in the development sector, particularly in the field of education. But can new technologies really make a difference?
6 September 2019
www.pulselive.co.ke
Over 500 participants from 52 countries across the globe have converged in Addis Ababa for the 14th Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS 2019), which kicked off on Thursday at the United Nations Conference Centre.
6 September 2019
www.devdiscourse.com
Over 500 participants from 52 countries across the globe have converged in Addis Ababa for the 14th Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS 2019), which kicked off on Thursday at the United Nations Conference Centre.
4 September 2019
https://ghananewsagency.org
3 September 2019
https://it-online.co.za
Sub-Saharan Africa’s future prosperity hinges on the ability of its leaders to create inclusive, sustainable growth at a time of rapid transformation in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
3 September 2019
www.africafundacion.org
La Universidad de Turku y la Comisión Económica de las Naciones Unidas para África organizaron un taller de dos días para lanzar la plataforma finlandesa-africana para el SDG 9 en Turku, Finlandia. La reunión congregó a más de 100 participantes de universidades y ministerios finlandeses, organizaciones internacionales y nacionales y empresas de Finlandia y de más de 15 países africanos para...
30 August 2019
sanslimitesn.com
Sous la présidence effective de Monsieur Macky SALL, Président de la République du Sénégal et en marge du 7ème Sommet de la TICAD, Monsieur Mamadou Diagna NDIAYE, Président du Comité National Olympique et Sportif Sénégalais (CNOSS), Membre du Comité International Olympique et Madame Vera SONGWE, ...
30 August 2019
www.lequotidien.sn
Le président du Comité national olympique et sportif sénégalais (Cnoss), Mamadou Diagna Ndiaye, membre du Comité international olympique, et Vera Songwe, Secrétaire exécutive de la Commission économique pour l’Afrique (Cea), ont paraphé un Mémorandum d’entente visant à «établir un cadre général de coopération» et à «faciliter la collaboration entre les deux institutions dans les domaines d’...

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