Policy Briefs

ACET’s Policy Briefs

22nd October 2016
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Empowering Women Artisanal Miners for Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

By Maame Esi Eshun, Southern Voices Network Scholar The artisanal mining sector employs nearly 8 million Africans across the continent and supports more than 45 million indirectly. Artisanal mining is a poverty-driven activity that frequently […]
22nd October 2016
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Deepening Regional Integration in Africa

Maximizing the Utilization of AGOA in ECOWAS for Economic Transformation By George Boateng, Southern Voices Network Scholar August 2016 First signed into law in 2000, the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) was expanded and […]
24th November 2015
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Financing for Development – The Call for Domestic Resource Mobilization

By Joe Amoako-Tuffour, Director of Research, ACET Mobilizing domestic resources for development in sub- Sahara Africa has never lacked urgency. Lacking instead is the commitment to action. At the March 2015 Conference of Ministers in […]