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The timing is right: Africa holds enormous potential for rapid transformation. Acontinent in transition, it is among the world’s fastest growing regions, with a young and growing population in rapidly growing regions, an improving business...
ACET in the News 13 Aug 18 0
Africa is a continent universally known to be rich in natural resources; yet its greatest resource, according to Mastercard Foundation President and CEO Reeta Roy, is not found in the earth or soil but rather...
ACET in the News 9 Aug 18 0
Die internationale Entwicklungszusammenarbeit mit den Ländern südlich der Sahara kann Erfolge vorweisen: Das Trinkwasser ist in vielen Regionen sauberer geworden, Impfkampagnen haben Krankheiten reduziert. Die Sterblichkeit ist deutlich gesunken. Gleichzeitig aber wächst die Bevölkerung dramatisch...
ACET in the News 9 Aug 18 0
Richard Carey In the middle of a process to define its new policy for development cooperation, the Government of Ghana recently announced that it was calling time out on that effort and established a ministerial...
ACET in the News 9 Aug 18 0
By Dede Amanor-Wilks The moment that everyone had been waiting for came right at the end of the 20-21 June African Transformation Forum (ATF2018) – a moderated conversation between some of Africa’s most talked about...
ACET in the News 23 Jul 18 0
The Bank of Ghana (BoG), last year September, announced a new capital requirement of GH¢400 million for banks to operate in the country. According to the BoG, the banks would be given up to December...
ACET in the News 23 Jul 18 0
The African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) has won a Prospect Think Tank 2018 award for Best Economic Think Tank in the Global category. ACET won the award for its “truly exceptional work on the challenge of...
ACET in the News 5 Jul 18 0
By Bassel Khatoun Among frontier markets globally, Africa offers one of the most exciting investment stories. Bassel Khatoun, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, weighs in on how past volatility in commodity prices could drive opportunities...
ACET in the News 3 Jul 18 1
By Prospect Team The shortlist in each 2018 category—plus our judges revealed Prospect magazine is proud to announce the shortlist for the 2018 Think Tank Awards. Founded in 2001, the awards are an annual recognition of the...
ACET in the News 3 Jul 18 0
By Sammy Adjei Fortunately for Africa, its leaders are now taking the reality that requires making sure key important paradigms of development are observed and followed on keenly. Even though, the African continent makes steady economic...
ACET in the News 27 Jun 18 0
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called on African leaders to ratify the protocol on Continental free trade area describing it as a powerful tool for developing Africa and bringing prosperity to the continent. President...
ACET in the News 27 Jun 18 0
By Rex Mainoo Yeboah African Heads of States and business leaders have been urged to adopt new approaches and partnerships that will foster the continent’s economic transformation agenda. Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, who made...
ACET in the News 26 Jun 18 0
African governments must step up efforts to mobilise resources locally to finance their development programmes, President of the African Centre for Economic Transformation (ACET), Dr. K.Y Amoako has said. That, he stressed, would reduce Africa’s...