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THIRD WORLD NETWORK-AFRICA BRIEFING NOTE ON EPAs & AfCFTA JUNE 2019 No. II

Title: Implications of Commitments in Non-Tariffs Measures under EPAs and AfCFTA: A focus on the Agro-Food Sector in Southern Africa Introduction                                                                                                                                            Given the divergent tariff liberalisation commitments contained in the various sub-Saharan African EPAs will have implications for the...

THIRD WORLD NETWORK-AFRICA BRIEFING NOTE ON EPAs & AfCFTA JUNE 2019 No. III

Title: Complications in the Agro Food Sector in Africa: A challenge for the AfCFTA Processes and Implementation Introduction                                                                                                                            Complications in Africa’s agro-food sector especially poultry imports could pose a challenge to the AfCFTA processes and its implementation. a. The...

THIRD WORLD NETWORK-AFRICA BRIEFING NOTE ON EPAs & AfCFTA JUNE 2019No. IV

Title:   Recent Trends in Europe’s Exports of Agro-food Products into Africa; Implication for Trade Policy Making in Africa Introduction                                                                                                                                          The growing dominant trends of EU’s agro-food products on the African market and its implication for trade policy making in...

THIRD WORLD NETWORK-AFRICA BRIEFING NOTE ON EPAs & BREXIT JUNE 2019

Title: Brexit, Diminished Commercial Value of EPAs: A Case for a second Look at the Signed EPAs Introduction                                                                                                                                                  The exit of the UK, the second largest economy, from the EU, will have implications for already signed trade relations between...

Financialization in the WAEMU

The West African Economic and Monetary Union, WAEMU, a colonial creature by France but now under both France and the European Union, through financialization has become financially dependent and saddled with socioeconomic challenges it can’t solve, write *Ndongo Samba...