ACET and Government of Ghana champion free movement of talent across borders

The shortage of skilled professionals has been identified as one of the principal constraints on the rapid development of many African countries. It affects the efficient performance of government agencies, retards the expansion of private companies and is a major deterrence to foreign investment. Ironically however, some countries have an abundance of the sort of skilled labour ...

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ACET and Government of Ghana champion free movement of talent across borders

The shortage of skilled professionals has been identified as one of the principal constraints on the rapid development of many African countries. It affects the efficient performance of government agencies, retards the expansion of private companies and is a major ...

ACET Proposes Development Fund For Ghana’s Poultry Industry

Poultry Magazine reports on ACET’s proposal for a poultry development fund as the best bet for arresting the rising level of poultry imports and creating much-needed jobs. The idea for the fund comes from a five-country report,  Promoting Sustainable Rural ...

How to Cultivate Entrepreneurship in Africa

Armed with a Wharton MBA, fluent Chinese, years of experience, and global connections, ACET's Buddy Buruku did the expected — banking, economic research, management consulting--then ended up as a chicken farmer. In this piece for GE's Ideas Lab, Buddy uses her experience ...

Transforming Africa: Will agriculture, oil and gas, services, or manufacturing deliver the dream?

Mail & Guardian Africa looks at five options for accelerating Africa’s transformation and concludes that all of them will require a bold reconceptualising of policy directions. Option 1: Manufacturing Option 2: Service-led growth Option 3: Natural ...

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The Future of Mining in Ghana

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ACET and Government of Ghana champion free movement of talent across borders

The shortage of skilled professionals has been identified as one of the principal constraints on the rapid development of many African countries. It affects the efficient performance of government agencies, retards the expansion of private companies and is a major ...