The Global Economic Governance (GEG) Africa programme engages with key stakeholders, to ensure that African views are included in our research and that our findings are widely disseminated and discussed. Our events include scoping workshops with African policy makers, business representatives and multilateral institutions, study groups to consult on policy recommendations and positions and representation, and media activities around GEG fora such as BRICS and G20 summits.
The theme is: ‘BRICS in Africa: collaboration for inclusive growth and shared prosperity in the Fourth Industrial Revolution’
Invitation to Participate in A Dissemination Event on Gender Mainstreaming Across Africa: An Exploration of Rwandan Solar Energy Initiatives and South Africa’s Reippp Programme
World Economic Outlook update, 16 July 2018
On 10 July 2018 GEG Africa held a Development Dialogue Seminar in conjunction with Trade and Industrial Policies and Strategies (TIPS) in Pretoria, on Borders in Southern Africa: Unlocking economic development opportunities.
Consultative Workshop on Market Access Concessions on Trade in Goods for CEN-SAD, ECCAS, ECOWAS and UMA Member States, 9-13 July 2018
The summit considered progress on the implementation of the Ministerial Work Programme. The key activities and focus areas of the Work Programme include the review and development of a suitable architecture on tariff-setting and application of tariffs, rebates, refunds or duty drawbacks and trade remedies as well as the development of public policy interventions to promote industrial development and value chains.
“Firms, workers and disruptive technologies – ensuring sustainable and inclusive growth”; this will also be an opportunity to assess the extent to which the forum has helped uncover the factors behind the productivity slowdown.
On the margins of the World Customs Organisation…
The GEGAfrica project has been funded by UK aid from the UK government; however the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the UK government’s official policies.