Daily Archives: April 28, 2015

Ethiopia – Economic Growth, Political Repression, and ISIS: Analyzing Recent Events

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6e Salon International du Plastique, Caoutchouc et Composites, du 3 au 6 juin 2015 à la Foire Internationale de Casablanca – OFEC

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EU-Africa B2B Forum: The UEMOA is ready to present key investment opportunities

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Afrique australe: les prévisions de forte baisse de la production de maïs soulèvent des problèmes de sécurité alimentaire

La récolte de maïs en Afrique australe devrait reculer cette année de quelque 26 pour cent par rapport au résultat exceptionnel de 2014, situation susceptible de déclencher des hausses de prix des aliments et de compromettre les acquis récents en matière de sécurité alimentaire, a averti la FAO aujourd’hui. read more

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Zambia’s Forest Ecosystems Contribute $1.3 Billion to the National Economy

NAIROBI, Kenya, April 28, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Zambia’s forest ecosystems contribute $1.3 billion, roughly 6.3 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP), to the national economy, further highlighting the crucial role forests can play in the global transition to a green economy, according to a new UNEP study. read more

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Expected sharp fall in Southern African maize production raises food security concerns

Southern Africa’s maize harvest is expected to shrink this year by some 26 percent compared with 2014’s bumper crop, a situation that could trigger food price increases and adversely affect recent food security gains, FAO warned today. read more

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Chad – IMF

Chad — IMF Executive Board Completes First Review Under the ECF Arrangement, Approves Augmentation and US$27.7 Million Disbursement read more

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