ACET in the News 15 Mar 18 1
By Obadai Miroro On 28 February 2018, the African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET), which is coordinating the African Policy Dialogues on job creation for youth in Ghana, held a national Policy Dialogue in Accra....
ACET in the News 5 Mar 18 0
Press Release A four-year research project dubbed: the Beyond Zero Harm (BZH) Research Project (2017-2021) — has been launched in Accra. The BZH project, which is being undertaken in three West African countries– Burkina Faso,...
ACET in the News 5 Mar 18 0
By Maame Esi Eshun Artisanal mining, popularly known as ‘galamsey’ in Ghanaian parlance, is one of the most complex economic sectors in Ghana. It is largely informal and unstructured, and the practice dates back centuries....
ACET in the News 7 Feb 18 19
Africa possesses 60 percent of the world’s uncultivated arable land. However, an estimated 40 million Africans are food insecure. To combat food insecurity and enhance economic transformation, African countries have aimed to enhance agricultural production....
ACET in the News 1 Feb 18 18
This study explores whether the practices and activities of ASM can sustainably provide livelihoods complementary to those in smallholder agriculture in communities where both are widespread.
ACET in the News 8 Dec 17 29
“AFRICA must unite,” wrote Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana’s first president, in 1963, lamenting that African countries sold raw materials to their former colonisers rather than trading among themselves. His pan-African dream never became reality. Even today,...
ACET in the News 7 Dec 17 17
The 2015 Addis Ababa Action Agenda on Financing for Development emphasized that the “mobilization and effective use of domestic resources are central to our common pursuit of sustainable development.”  Enhancing domestic resource mobilization in Africa...
ACET in the News 21 Nov 17 12
The African Development Bank (AfDB) in collaboration with Initiative for Global Development (IGD) and Grow Africa is organizing the first high-level convening, Leadership4Agriculture (L4Ag) Forum, on November 28 at the AfDB headquarters in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The invitation-only L4Ag Forum,...