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AITEX – AFRICA IT EXPO

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International customs IT conference showcases tax stamps

CUSTOMS officials coming together for an international IT conference will discover more about how tax stamp programmes can deliver effective authentication and track and track solutions in the battle against illicit trade. read more

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Social Entrepreneurs provide sustainable solutions for Africa’ development priorities

James Kofi Annan is one of over 100 African social entrepreneurs supported by Reach for Change Africa in 2015. James is working to bring an end to child slavery in Ghana and beyond read more

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REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (CONSULTING SERVICES)

Revitalisation of the Inter- African Coffee Organisation (IACO): Preparation of the 2017-2022 and Strategy and Institutional Review. read more

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Hotel development in Africa jumps 30% to 64,000 rooms

Resilient continent continues to attract investors – Angola surges ahead read more

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1st annual MSGBC Basin Summit & Exhibition

23 -24 November 2016 | Dakar, Senegal read more

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At less than a week to global science forum, Next Einstein Forum launches global call for a new era in science and technology in Africa

700 participants from 80 countries already registered, 52% of them young people and 40% women read more

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Visa Holds Fraud Prevention Workshop in West Africa for the First Time

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Africa’s Agricultural Transformation Opportunity

Authors   Laura Gurski
Xavier Mesnard
Bart Van Dijk
Jaco Prinsloo
Yuvesh Bedassi
Wim Plaizier
Building agricultural ecosystems can boost social cohesion, drive beneficial continental and global trade, and create millions of jobs for Africa.

The Case for Change read more

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L’approche écosystémique de l’agriculture fait son chemin

Un nouvel ouvrage de la FAO paru aujourd’hui se penche sur la manière dont les principales céréales de la planète – maïs, riz et blé – qui assurent ensemble quelque 42,5 pour cent des apports caloriques de l’homme et 37 pour cent de ses protéines – peuvent être cultivées en respectant, voire en tirant parti des écosystèmes naturels. read more

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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. read more

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IMF Executive Board Completes First Review under the Policy Support Instrument (PSI) for Senegal

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the first review of Senegal’s economic performance under the program supported by the Policy Support Instrument (PSI)[1] approved on June 24, 2015 (see Press Release No. 15/297). The Board’s decision was taken on a lapse of time basis[2]. read more

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Cotecna expands reach into Africa with hybrid network from Orange Business Services

Satellite connects offices and clients in remote locations in Africa and globally read more

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Africa‘s potential lies in trade in services

The Training Workshop on Trade in Services Negotiations for AU-CFTA Negotiators kicked off today and has been attended by H.E. Mr. Oumar Sarr, the Minister of Trade in Senegal as well as by the partners of the African Union (AU). The General Objective is to build the capacity of services negotiators in Africa to effectively benefit from trade in services opportunities at bi-lateral, regional and multilateral levels but most importantly to prepare for the CFTA negotiations on Services that were launched in June 2015 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Workshop will also provide a forum to share experiences of successful services exports and brain storm on a strategy for CFTA Services Negotiations read more

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