Promoting Capital Markets in Africa: technical co-operation and capacity building project (phase II)
The paper focuses on the development of capital markets is key common denominator in addressing these issues. Therefore the proposed project aims at promoting capital markets development in Africa at national and regional ...
Increasing internet connectivity in Africa issues, options and world bank group role
Africa needs to seize this opportunity, quickly. If African countries cannot take advantage of the information revolution and surf this great wave of technological change, they may be crushed by it. In that case, they are ...
Technical guideline for knowledge-sharing : the Community of Practice for poverty reduction strategies and MDGs
This manual provides technical guidelines to understand the composition, networking and roles of the practitioners or Communities of Practices (CoPs) specialized on Poverty Reduction Strategies(PRS) and the Millennium ...
Bridging the means of implementation gap : key issues for Africa
This document focused on bridging the means of implementation gap: key issues for Africa.
Political and economic liberalization in Africa : a critical review of trends and a capacity building proposal
At the dawn of independence, many an African country entertained the hope of catching up with the technologically advanced economies of Western Europe, North America and, before the disintegration of the Soviet empire, the ...
A framework for mainstreaming regional integration in national development plans in the Southern African Development Community ( SADC)
This paper shows a Framework for Mainstreaming Regional Integration in National Development Plans in the Southern African Development Community.
Focus on African industry
The following article is written with one main purpose in mind to provoke a sense of self- examination on the part of the reader as to why Africa has failed to industrialize and how it can go about initiating some process ...
Perspectives on governance in Central Africa : recommendations and plan of action
The aim of this analysis is to examine the progress of implementing governance in the Central African subregion. The study is organized in two parts. The first part is an introduction. The second part is devoted to ...
Science, technology, innovation and capacity building for addressing climate change
There is general agreement that Africa’s geographical location and low adaptive capacity make it very vulnerable to the effects of climate change. The continent has a relatively warm climate, poor soils and high variability ...
Capacity building within the Uganda police for protection of women's and children's rights
A mission was undertaken to Uganda, from 5-16 October, on the request of the Uganda Police Force for advisory services in designing a training program and a work plan for the implementation of the project, "Capacity Building ...