Online Course on Industrialization Through Trade

Announcement in Brief

Date : 10 September to 07 October 2018
Duration : 4 weeks
Language : English
Location : Web Based E-Learning
Programme Area : Industrialization, Trade, Structural Transformation
Fees : No Fee
Platform : https://elearning.unidep.org
Application Deadline : 05th September 2018

Objectives

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the recent main developments in the world economy and how they affect the African continent;
  • Identify the main economic and social developments in Africa;
  • Describe how trade can serve as an instrument of accelerated industrialization and structural transformation in Africa;
  • Identify the challenges and opportunities for Africa to industrialize through trade in the context of rapidly changing regional and global economic environments;
  • Better understand the effects of key trade agreements on Africa’s industrialization;
  • Discuss the importance to properly sequence trade agreements in order to best support Africa’s industrialization efforts; and ...
  • Discuss how African countries could address their major development challenges through mobilizing resources for structural transformation.