Alternatives to Bushmeat in the Face of Ebola

With the recent and unprecedented spread of Ebola Virus Disease in West Africa, some authorities have called for people to stop eating local wildlife, popularly called bushmeat. Never mind that enforcing such an advisory or ban would be next to impossible; the people, with limited alternatives for protein, have resisted such government directives. But other affordable, and less ...

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Alternatives to Bushmeat in the Face of Ebola

With the recent and unprecedented spread of Ebola Virus Disease in West Africa, some authorities have called for people to stop eating local wildlife, popularly called bushmeat. Never mind that enforcing such an advisory or ban would be next to impossible; the people, with ...

Public Sector Reform in DRC

ACET’s Director of Policy Services, Edward Brown, recently traveled to Kinshasa to attend an International High Level Forum on Reform and Modernization of Congolese Public Administration, organized by the World Bank and the Congolese Government.  After over a decade ...

ACET to Help with Implementation of Senchi Roadmap

The African Center for Economic Transformation has been selected to help the Ghanaian government with implementation of its new roadmap intended to “Build a National Consensus for Economic and Social Transformation.” The roadmap is called the “Senchi Concensus” ...

ACET President Joins Jim Yong Kim on “Africa Ascending” Panel

As a preview to this week’s US–Africa Leaders Summit, ACET President K.Y. Amoako joined Ghana President John Dramani Mahama, R&B and hip-hop recording artist Akon, mobile communications entrepreneur Mo Ibrahim, and others to speak on a forum about Africa’s ...

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Sustainable Resource Series: Mining and the Social Environment in West Africa

Investment in extractive industries remains the most important driver of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Africa. And with it comes high expectations. Yet where mining and mineral extraction operations occur in remote rural areas, their environmental impact continues to ...

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ACET President Joins Jim Yong Kim on “Africa Ascending” Panel

As a preview to this week’s US–Africa Leaders Summit, ACET President K.Y. Amoako joined Ghana President John Dramani Mahama, R&B and hip-hop recording artist Akon, mobile communications entrepreneur Mo Ibrahim, and others to speak on a forum about Africa’s ...