AfCFTA – hasty decisions and incoherences

Third World Network-Africa hosted an Africa-wide multi-stakeholder consultation on the  African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in Accra, Ghana, from June12-14. The over 40 participants which included officials from national governments, the regional economic communities (RECs), the Africa Union...

What’s different about Trump’s tariffs?

At Davos in January, US President Donald Trump warned that the US “will no longer turn a blind eye to unfair economic practices” of others, interpreted by many as declaring world trade war, writes *Jomo Kwame Sundaram Before the...

The Ituri debacle

A recent wave of targeted attacks has left a trail of death, destruction, and mass displacement in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s northeastern province of Ituri. Reports by *Fiston Mahamba and Claude Sengenya. The roots of the violence are...