Tag Archives: Development

BRICS bank can help African countries tackle urgent challenges (AN)

The New Development Bank, a collaborative initiative of BRICS nations established in 2015, stands poised to play a pivotal role in funding crucial African endeavors, according to its President, Dilma Rousseff. Former Brazilian President Rousseff, speaking in Johannesburg, emphasized the strong partnership between the BRICS countries and Africa. She highlighted that the bank’s focus will […]
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Economic development in Africa report 2020 (UNCTAD)

In the aftermath of the current coronavirus disease pandemic, African countries will need to intensify their resource mobilization efforts to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The multidisciplinary methodology adopted in the “Economic Development in Africa Report 2020: Tackling Illicit Financial Flows for Sustainable Development in Africa” is geared towards tackling the relationship between […]
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Venezuela was once twelve times richer than China. What happened?

By: Jeff Desjardins September 12, 2017 Source: https://www.weforum.org  

Five ways mobile technology can help in humanitarian emergencies

By: Mats Granryd August 22, 2017 Source: https://www.weforum.org