ACET in the News 4 Jun 18 0
By Nnaemeka Ugochukwu Abuja, Nigeria: According to the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO), mankind is at the peak of food production. We produce enough food to feed the whole world. Even though 840 million people are food insecure and considered...
ACET in the News 4 Jun 18 0
By The Africa Report magazine What – you may ask – is Kweku Anansi, that noted West African trickster, doing in a queue outside of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) on a sweltering Friday morning in...
ACET in the News 4 Jun 18 0
Geneva: Today, CARE International announces that Caroline Kende Robb will join CARE International as the new Secretary General, starting August 2018. Kende Robb brings over 30 years leadership and management experience from working across the development,...
ACET in the News 4 Jun 18 1
Ken Silverstein , Contributor Nearly a quarter of the 1.1 billion without access to reliable electricity are located in India, which is critical to its development and which requires creative solutions. While the growth of centralized power...
ACET in the News 31 May 18 0
By Gifty Amofa, GNA Accra, May 30, GNA – Dr Julius Gatune, Senior Researcher and Policy Advisor, Africa Centre for Economic Transformation (ACET), has advised that Agricultural machines should be made women friendly so as...
ACET in the News 28 May 18 0
By Benjamin Ouma No country has ever industrialised without growing its agricultural sector. By extension, it is agriculture that will power African economies because it is all-encompassing, affecting food security, rural economies, political stability, basic...
ACET in the News 24 May 18 2
By Rob Floyd Under the G20 Compact with Africa (CwA), investment environments are set to change, but it will take the collective commitment of all the Compact stakeholders. Economic transformation in Africa also depends on...
ACET in the News 23 May 18 3
Though Africa on the whole has historically struggled to build strong industries, Ghana is implementing a series of initiatives and campaigns it hopes will make it a leader in the region. For decades, Ghana, like...
ACET in the News 21 May 18 0
Source: Kamerstukken – Rijksoverheid.nl
ACET in the News 18 May 18 0
This week, at the meeting of the UN Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the Africa Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) released a report on how African agriculture may be harnessed for the continent’s economic...
ACET in the News 14 May 18 0
A comprehensive assessment of the state of Africa’s agriculture has been released in a report – Agriculture, Powering Africa’s Economic Transformation report, which gives clear pointers as to how to rapidly transform the sector – to leverage...
ACET in the News 14 May 18 0
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 13th 2018, -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- A major study by the Africa Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) has highlighted how transforming agriculture can become a stimulus for economic development across the...
ACET in the News 10 May 18 0
WHO are the people thinking about Africa’s development and future from the continent itself? After a first edition in 2016 on “Building a Sustainable and Secure Future for the People and Institutions of Africa,” this...