African governments need to invest more in collecting and sharing accurate data, which they must communicate to investors and rating agencies.
With an ailing economy, the country simply doesn’t have the resources to meet its commitment to white farmers.
With Africa’s transformation, two areas tower above the rest for public–private partnerships: closing the education and skills gap, and building infrastructure.
Of the 25 countries eligible for the debt relief, only four have requested assistance—Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Ethiopia and Senegal.
The US government has awarded $15 million to back a supply chain center of excellence at Kwame Nkrumah University in partnership with Arizona State University
Weak government testing capacities and informal food supply chains means there is little oversight of traders and fishermen.
The climate crisis will only worsen economic inequality, he writes.
Auctions of rare African artifacts may have been controversial during normal times, but have become more so in the wake of the global economic crisis
The global downturn from Covid-19 could be devastating for Africa—and could also lead to some positive, transformative effects.