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21 September 2018
www.nan.ng
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) undergoing sluggish kick-off was capable of reducing trade costs and facilitates business expansion.
21 September 2018
www.today.ng
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) undergoing sluggish kick-off was capable of reducing trade costs and facilitates business expansion.
21 September 2018
french.xinhuanet.com
L'Afrique manque d'infrastructures de transport et doit rechercher des financements, selon un rapport examiné par la 34e session du Comité intergouvernemental d'experts du Bureau sous-régional pour l'Afrique centrale de la Commission économique des Nations Unies pour l'Afrique (CEA) qui se tient depuis mardi dans la capitale tchadienne N'Djamena.
21 September 2018
french.china.org.cn
L'Afrique manque d'infrastructures de transport et doit rechercher des financements, selon un rapport examiné par la 34e session du Comité intergouvernemental d'experts du Bureau sous-régional pour l'Afrique centrale de la Commission économique des Nations Unies pour l'Afrique (CEA) qui se tient depuis mardi dans la capitale tchadienne N'Djamena.
21 September 2018
www.pulse.com.gh
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), in partnership with GBCHealth and the Aliko Dangote Foundation is bringing together African leaders and other high profile personalities to discuss the continent’s health challenges and opportunities for investment.
21 September 2018
dangote-group.africa-newsroom.com
NEW YORK, United States of America, September 21, 2018/APO Group/ -- The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), in partnership with GBCHealth and the Aliko Dangote Foundation is bringing together African leaders and other high profile personalities to discuss the continent’s health challenges and opportunities for investment.
21 September 2018
www.newtimes.co.rw
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Wednesday stressed that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is a positive impetus in Africa’s industrialisation and development drive.
20 September 2018
https://punchng.com
Experts from within and outside Africa recently converged on Abuja to find the solution to the scourge of illicit flow of money, which, more recent reports say, bleed Nigeria and other African countries of about $100bn annually. ADE ADESOMOJU reports
20 September 2018
senagriculture.com
Cette semaine, quelques 70 formateurs, experts et responsables opérant au sein des instituts de statistiques et des ministères de l’agriculture africains étudient et partagent leurs expériences en matière de statistiques agricoles, de pêche et aquaculture ainsi que d’évaluation des pertes subies après les récoltes.
20 September 2018
www.agrimaroc.ma
Le coup d’envoi d’une formation conjointe sur les statistiques agricoles a été donné ce lundi 17 septembre 2018 à Rabat par la Commission économique pour l’Afrique, la Banque Africaine de Développement (BAD) et l’Institut National de Statistique et d’Économie appliquée (INSEA, Maroc).
20 September 2018
republiquetogolaise.com
Organisée par le Centre africain pour les statistiques de la CEA (Commission économique pour l'Afrique), en collaboration avec son bureau pour l’Afrique du Nord, la formation réunit 70 acteurs issus des ministères de l’agriculture et d’instituts de statistiques d’une vingtaine de pays africains, dont 8 issus de l’Afrique de l’Ouest.
20 September 2018
news.alibreville.com
Ndjamena– La Banque des Etats de l’Afrique centrale (BEAC), doit jouer un rôle capital dans le financement de l’industrialisation des six pays membres de la Communauté économique et monétaire de l’Afrique centrale (CEMAC) dont elle gère la monnaie commune, le FCFA, a estimé mercredi à Ndjamena Adama Ekberg Coulibaly, chef économiste, chargé des questions de diversification de l’économie auprès de...
20 September 2018
www.unicef.org
NEW YORK, 21 September 2018 – World leaders will launch a new partnership to get every young person into quality education, training or employment by 2030, next week at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly. Generation Unlimited will tackle the global education and training crisis currently holding back millions of young people and threatening progress and stability.
20 September 2018
www.aujourdhui-en-guinee.com
La corruption est un mal qui gangrène les sociétés africaines aujourd’hui singulièrement notre pays la Guinée. Les manifestations de ce fléau peuvent regroupées en deux (02) catégories : Une petite, pratiquée par les fonctionnaires ou agents publics ; la plus grande qui règne au sommet de nos états.
20 September 2018
www.lagostelevision.com
Buhari Promises China Speedy Completion Of Mambilla Power Project. Recently, Chinese President Xi Jinping, offered $60 billion loan and aid package to Africa. Xi said China aims to develop infrastructure, improve agriculture and reduce poverty on the continent; thus, reflecting the Asian tiger’s burgeoning economic presence in Africa.
20 September 2018
amediaagency.com
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, September 20, 2018,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is a tool that countries can use to create opportunities for African businesses and through them drive the continent’s industrialization, economic diversification and development, says David Luke, Coordinator of the Africa Trade Policy Centre (ATPC) at the Economic Commission...
19 September 2018
http://africanleadership.co.uk
The Economic Commission for Africa is fully committed to supporting the African Union, Regional Economic Communities (RECs) and member States to ensure that the untapped potentials of the continent’s blue economy are fully realized, says ECA’s Southern Africa Director, Mr. Said Adejumobi.
19 September 2018
https://newbusinessethiopia.com
The UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) expressed its full support and commitment to assist Africa utilize its untapped blue economy potential, which can fuel the economic growth of the continent.
19 September 2018
www.businessamlive.com
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is a tool that countries can use to create opportunities for African businesses and through them drive the continent’s industrialization, economic diversification and development, says David Luke, coordinator of the Africa Trade Policy Centre (ATPC) at the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).
19 September 2018
https://allafrica.com
The key to Africa's inclusive development lies in the availability of timely and reliable data that can be used by policymakers to develop informed policies, says Mr. Said Adejumobi, Director of the Economic Commission for Africa's (ECA) Southern Africa Office.
19 September 2018
Femmes d’Afrique Magazine
Our Guest - Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, Dr. Vera Songwe
19 September 2018
www.journalducameroun.com
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is a tool that countries can use to create opportunities for African businesses and through them drive the continent’s industrialization, economic diversification and development, says David Luke, coordinator of the Africa Trade Policy Centre (ATPC) at the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).
19 September 2018
guardian.ng
Recently, Chinese President Xi Jinping, offered $60 billion loan and aid package to Africa. Xi said China aims to develop infrastructure, improve agriculture and reduce poverty on the continent; thus, reflecting the Asian tiger’s burgeoning economic presence in Africa. While there are concerns about China’s influence, stakeholders seek opportunities in integrating business in the global value...
19 September 2018
www.journalducameroun.com
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is a tool that countries can use to create opportunities for African businesses and through them drive the continent’s industrialization, economic diversification and development, says David Luke, coordinator of the Africa Trade Policy Centre (ATPC) at the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).
19 September 2018
https://alternativeafrica.com
The key to Africa’s inclusive development lies in the availability of timely and reliable data that can be used by policymakers to develop informed policies, says Mr. Said Adejumobi, Director of the Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA) Southern Africa Office.

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