ACET in the News

ACET in the news

21st February 2017

Economic Transformation in Africa should be spurred by agriculture-ACET

By Belinda Ayamgha, GNA Accra, Feb. 15 – GNA – The African Centre for Economic Transformation (ACET) said Africa’s agricultural sector can drive economic transformation on the continent if the challenges in the sector are […]
21st February 2017

Agriculture can Form Base for Africa’s Industrialisation – ACET

By Pomeyie Caroline – February 16, 2017 The African Centre for Economic Transformation (ACET) has hinged Africa’s industrialisation and economic transformation on the development of its agricultural sector. Dr. Yaw Ansu, Chief Economist at ACET, […]
21st February 2017

Africa’s young farmers take charge of land – and the agenda

16 February 2017, 8:36pm Siobhan Cassidy One of Ghana’s most accomplished statesmen almost pulled off a coup on “Young Africa” at the Mastercard Foundation’s Young Africa Works summit in Kigali on Thursday … but not […]
21st February 2017

Sustainability of land use threatened by reckless mining practices

February 15, 2017 By Ibrahim Tarawallie A study conducted by Ghanaian based African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) in partnership with the Ford Foundation, has revealed that the sustainability of land use was being threatened […]
15th February 2017
ACET's Director of Policy Advisory Service, Ed Brown, facilitating a Q & A session following presentations

Linkages, investment and diversification in African mining: Ghana under the spotlight

Mining Indaba delegates were offered a sneak preview of some ground-breaking work in Ghana, designed to unpack new approaches to linkages, investment and diversification in the country’s minerals sector during the Linkages Panel Session on […]
14th February 2017

Making agriculture attractive key to economic transformation of Ghana and Africa

An economic expert, Yaw Ansu, underscored the need here on Monday to make agriculture sector attractive to the youth, which will drive the economic transformation of Ghana, and the African continent as a whole. He […]
31st January 2017

Famous Kwesi Atitsogbe Wins Top 2016 IFEJ-Flamingo Award

Famous Kwesi Atitsogbe, a journalist, formerly with the Multimedia Group was on Friday, 27 January adjudged the Best Financial and Economic Journalist at the third IFEJ Flamingo Awards. Mr Atitsogbe, whose award was received on […]
25th January 2017

Fenix International’s Pay-To-Own Solar…

…Doubles Ugandan Off-Grid Customer Base January 24th, 2017 By Joshua S Hill Fenix International’s pay-to-own ReadyPay Power solar energy system has reached 100,000 customers in Uganda, doubling its customer base in 12 months. California-based Fenix […]
19th December 2016

Building an efficient road network

As far back as the 1960s, architects of African integration agreed that building infrastructure was vital to lubricate the wheels of intra-African trade and distribute its benefits regionally. The continent’s leaders embarked on ambitious projects […]