Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Antonio Pedro

March 2, 2023

AfCFTA boosts intra-African trade by 20%: UNECA

UNECA said the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) increased intra-African trade by 20 per cent in 2022.

Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)
February 14, 2023

Pandemic pushed 55 million more Africans into poverty: ECA

The COVID-19 pandemic pushed millions of Africans below the poverty line.

Poor and hungry Africans
February 10, 2023

667 million Africans in extreme poverty, says ECA chief Antonio Pedro 

COVID-19 pandemic was said to have pushed additional 55 million Africans into extreme poverty, bringing the tally to 667 million.

poor Africans used to illustrate the story