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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...

‘White gold’, distress and anger

Big salt mining companies mostly multinationals have overrun the Keta Lagoon Basin, in South Eastern Ghana, in search of ‘white gold’, driving the artisanal and small scale traditional salt miners out of their livelihoods, communal heritage and resource, the...

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...