Upcoming EventsJan26Thuall-day Agritech Expo comes to Arusha, T...Agritech Expo comes to Arusha, T...Jan 26 – Jan 27 all-dayWe are pleased to announce the dates for the inaugural edition of Agritech Expo Tanzania, 26-27 January 2016 in Arusha, Tanzania. read moreShareall-day Agritech Expo Tanzania @ Selian Agricultural Research Institute, Arusha/Dodoma Main Road, ArushaAgritech Expo Tanzania @ Selian Agricultural Research Institute, Arusha/Dodoma Main Road, ArushaJan 26 – Jan 27 all-daySAGCOT on agri in Tanzania: “Someday agriculture will truly uplift the country and the region at large” Agritech Expo Tanzania to gather thousands in Arusha Tanzania’s Development Vision 2025 and ASDS (Agricultural Sector Development Strategy) established clear priorities for the … Continue reading →Feb13MonFeb22Wedall-day Aviation Africa 2017 Attracts Gl...Aviation Africa 2017 Attracts Gl...Feb 22 – Feb 23 all-dayOfficially supported by Ministry of Infrastructure, Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority and RwandAir read moreShareall-day eCommerce Africa Confex @ Cape Town International Convention CentreeCommerce Africa Confex @ Cape Town International Convention CentreFeb 22 – Feb 23 all-dayeCommerce Africa Confex evolves, leading the way for eCommerce vendors read moreShareFeb28Tueall-day Aid & Development Africa Summit @ Nairobi, KenyaAid & Development Africa Summit @ Nairobi, KenyaFeb 28 – Mar 1 all-dayThe 2nd annual Aid & Development Africa Summit will take place in Nairobi, Kenya on 28 February – 1 March 2017 with an aim to explore how technological innovations and best practice can improve aid delivery and development strategy in … Continue reading →
Category Archives: Central African Republic News
Kimberley Process must act after new report reveals shortfalls in Cameroon’s traceability procedures create opportunities for smuggling and corruption
Une nouvelle étape dans l’appropriation des technologies satellitaires par les pays d’Afrique Centrale et de l’ouest
Colloque international à la FAO du 15 au 17 février 2016
Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in West and Central Africa: stakeholders meet for increased vigilance in the poultry sector
From 15 to 17 December, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has convened a regional consultation with the stakeholders of the poultry sector from West and Central Africa on risk management for the prevention and control of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) along the poultry sector value chain. The meeting is jointly organized with the Government of Senegal as part of the Emerging Pandemic Threats program (EPT-2) funded by United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and aims to finalize a regional emergency program for the prevention and control of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza.
La sécurité alimentaire s’aggrave dans les zones victimes de troubles civils et de conditions météorologiques défavorables
La corruption gagne du terrain et les gouvernements sont impuissants à enrayer le phénomène, d’après le sondage d’opinion mené en Afrique
Transparency International estime que 75 millions d’Africains ont versé un pot-de-vin au cours de l’année dernière
La Chambre de Commerce de Dubai présente un rapport sur les secteurs autres que ceux des matières premières lors de l’Africa Global Business Forum
Le co-investissement avec des fonds de capital-investissement, l’achat de sociétés de capital-investissement et les rachats directs constituent les principaux modes d’entrée des IDE pour les investisseurs du Golfe intéressés par l’Afrique subsaharienne
La croissance lente constante, le taux élevé du chômage et la baisse en exportations conduisent à une baisse marquée de la confiance
SwissLeaks money connected to Kenya is six and half times higher share of GDP than the money connected to Spain
The AFRITACs Central and South organized on September 28-October 2 an interregional seminar, in collaboration with the Africa Training Institute. The event organized at the institute’s headquarters in Mauritius brought together senior officials and experts in tax and customs from Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Madagascar, Mauritius, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Republic of Congo.
“CENTRAFRIQUE: ÉLECTIONS À HAUTS RISQUES!”
On 30 September 2015, Amnesty International will launch a new report on the diamond industry, focused on the Central African Republic (CAR) where the trade continues unabated despite sweeping conflict.
In the first edition of its Africa Energy Frontiers series, Centurion Law Group provides insights on one of Central Africa’s most innovative oil, gas and power markets: Congo Brazzaville. Centurion identifies ultra-deepwater oil and gas production, pre-salt discovery and development, oil sands appraisal, and investment in gas production and utilization as Congo Brazzaville’s ‘Energy Frontiers’ – areas of great interest to domestic and international investors.
IMF Executive Board Approves US$11.8 Million Disbursement Under the Rapid Credit Facility for the Central African Republic
On September 14, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved SDR 8.355 million (about US$11.8 million) in financial assistance for the Central African Republic (C.A.R.) under the Rapid Credit Facility (RCF)1 to assist the authorities to meet urgent balance of payments of needs and to support the authorities’ emergency economic recovery program. The Board’s decision enables the disbursement of the full amount (15 percent of C.A.R’s quota at the IMF) and follows a disbursement of SDR 5.57 million (about $7.9 million) under the RCF in March 2015 (see Press Release No. 15/292).
Hidden Pearls has launched a public campaign for the final selection of the charities to be given a grant of $50,000 in the war torn area of Central African Republic (CAR). CAR has unfortunately seen a lot of violence in the last 6 years. Millions have been killed and a similar number have been displaced. Hidden Pearls has asked their Twitter, Facebook and Instagram users to nominate three charity from the country that should receive this grant. A list of 10 charities has been provided to make the selection easy.
Following a series of meetings with local government leaders, IOM yesterday (10/9) launched the European Union-funded Community Stabilization for At-Risk Communities project (SIRIRI) in Boda, Central African Republic (CAR).