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1 May 2019
Par ces temps de morosité économique généralisée, le principal défi des États africains est le financement de leur économie. Une équation assez difficile; les sources de revenus sont rares et fragiles. Ce sont en général les matières premières – pour la plupart du tributaires des cours du marché, exposant ainsi les économies africaines aux moindres chocs extérieurs. La CEA (Commission...
24 April 2019
Much to an ecstatic applause from the academic community and members of the Government of Cameroon, the Execrative Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) – Ms. Vera Songwe, made a strong case for the country to ratify and take leadership in the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement while toning up its digital economy, as she ended her first official visit there...
19 April 2019
Le Sénégal transmet le mandat du Forum Africain pour le développement durable au Maroc. Durant ce mandat qui dure une année, le Maroc devra accélérer l'atteinte des objectifs de développement durable, et ce, sous la houlette des Nations-Unies.
18 April 2019
Entretien avec Giovanie Biha, secrétaire exécutive adjointe de la Commission économique pour l'Afrique, au sujet des pays qui enregistrent des progrès dans la mise en oeuvre des Objectifs de développement durable (#ODD).
16 April 2019
On April 12, the Africa Growth Initiative at the Brookings Institution hosted a high-level panel to discuss debt sustainability in Africa.
12 April 2019
Concern is increasing about the prospect of a new sovereign debt crisis in countries across sub-Saharan Africa. The previous debt crisis of the 1990s is still fresh. It has only been 14 years since officials from major creditor countries (a group known as the Paris Club) and multilaterals adopted ambitious initiatives for outright forgiveness of debt owed by a group of 36 low-income countries....
9 April 2019
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3 April 2019
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29 March 2019