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Why the AfCFTA must remain a top priority

COVID 19 presses more urgency on the need to fast track the start of trading of the AfCFTA  


After COVID-19, African women must get back to better jobs

Sectors in which women are twice as likely to work are the ones most impacted by new protocols on social distancing.  


Preparing better, fighting back, recovering stronger

The spread of COVID-19 will undoubtedly hit Africa harder than anywhere else on Earth, with long-lasting impacts that will be nothing short of catastrophic.  


Why I Still Maintain Hope: Women, Generation Equality and the Decade of Action

Role models in international organizations create a generation of young women and girls that can now realistically dream about leadership  


Can investing in Africa’s tech generation change the future of development?

Africa needs to step up its engagement and forge strong and new kinds of partnerships especially with the private sector and philanthropic institutions to accelerate investments in strategic areas.  


Why multilateralism matters

If we want to deliver on our promise to meet the SDGs and leave no one behind, international cooperation is the way forward to preserve our collective values and make the world a safer and more…  


Empowering People and Ensuring Inclusiveness and Equality In Africa

The Theme of the 2019 High Level Political Forum (HLPF) is ‘empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality’, a topic that is a preoccupation of many governments and development partners,…  

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