Online Course on The role of e-Commerce in Economic Development

Announcement in Brief

Date : 25 March – 21 April 2019
Duration : 4 weeks
Language : English
Location : Web Based E-Learning
Programme Area : e-Commerce , Trade, Economic Affairs
Fees : No Fee
Platform :
Application Deadline : 17th March 2019


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

  • Describe the various categories of e-commerce
  • Understand E-commerce in regional trade agreement
  • Understand the difficulty in measuring e-commerce and the rationale of establishing a conducive environment for e-commerce
  • Know the potential advantages of e-commerce vis-à-vis development especially within the African Development Agendas (2030, 2063)
  • Know the barriers to e-commerce and how to overcome them
  • Know the enabling legal and regulatory environment and overcoming security challenges