ACET in the News

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 […]
16th December 2016

Global development research consortium launched in Beijing

China’s leading university Wednesday set up a consortium to promote research and practice on economic structural change to achieve better global development. The Global Research Consortium on Economic Structural Transformation (GReCEST) is initiated by the […]
25th November 2016

AfDB Approves $10M Equity Investment In TIDE Africa Fund

African development Bank (AfDB) approved a $10 million equity funding to boost Information and Communication Technology (ICT)-driven production and growth in six sub-Saharan Africa countries. The Technology and Innovation in Developing Economies (TIDE) Fund 1 […]
9th November 2016

Experts call for the development

of human capital in Ghana’s mining sector Senior experts in local content and value addition in the mining industry met last week to discuss mining sector skills and human capital development in Ghana. The focus […]
28th October 2016

TMP Ends Labour Training

The Talent Mobility Partnership (TMP) on Friday 21st October, 2016, concluded a four (4) day training session on Labour Market Information System at the Hill Valley Hotel in Freetown.