Publications

 

All OECD publications on Africa can be found here

 

COUNTRY REVIEWS

OUTLOOKS & SERIES

OECD Economic Surveys

African Economic Outlook

South Africa

Zambia

 

 

Ethiopia

 

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This book features the results of a stocktaking exercise of business integrity and anti-bribery policies for 20 countries in Africa. It is the result of a collaborative initiative between the OECD and the African Development Bank.

 

The African Economic Outlook (AEO) report is an essential reference for monitoring the economic, social and political developments of the continent. It currently covers 53 out of 54 African economies and includes a rich statistical annex. In addition, every year, a special thematic focus is chosen. The 2013 edition focusesed on Structural Transformation and Natural Resource Management. The 2014 edition will be released May 19 in Kigali, Rwanda.

    

OECD/AfDB Initiative to Support Business Integrity and Anti-Bribery Efforts in Africa

Results of a stocktaking exercise of business integrity and anti-bribery policies for 20 countries in Africa. It is the result of a collaborative initiative between the OECD and the African Development Bank.

 

Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes Peer Reviews: South Africa 2013

West African Studies

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Prepared within the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes, this report examines South Africa's legal and regulatory framework for the exchange of tax information, as well as the practical implementation of that framework.

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An OECD book series analysing West African development issues from a regional perspective: food security, security and development, migration, development perspectives ,etc.



2013 Mutual Review of Development Effectiveness

Putting Green Growth at the Heart of Development

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A practical guide to political leaders with a forward looking approach to the key policy challenges ahead in Africa.  putting green growth at the heart of development Green Growth offers the potential for economic, environment and social benefits for all if development policies and strategies are appropriately designed and implemented, especially in Sub-Saharan Africa’. The report Putting Green Growth at the Heart of Development  (2013) explains why green growth is vital and outlines a twin-track agenda for national and international action to help achieve green growth in developing countries, including in Sub-Saharan Africa.

OECD Investment Policy Review, Mozambique

African Central Government Debt 

Since the early 1990s Mozambique has worked to stimulate economic growth with market-based economic policies. To reinforce these investment reform efforts and continue to improve its business climate, the government of Mozambique, in partnership with the OECD and NEPAD, began a comprehensive review of its investment policies in 2011. 

 African Central Government Debt: Generic cover page This yearbook provides comprehensive quantitative information on African central government debt instruments, both marketable debt and nonmarketable debt. The coverage of data is limited to central government debt issuance as well as bilateral, multilateral and concessional debt and excludes therefore state and local government debt and social security funds. It includes individual country data but also comparative statistics to facilitate pan-African analysis.

Phase 3 Report on Implementing the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention in South Africa

March 2014

   

 

NEWS 

OECD Observer on Africa- Special Edition

West African Weekly NewsBriefs 

‌‌OECD Observer on Africa Special Edition

The recent special edition OECD Observer issue on Africa featuring articles from OECD economists, African ministers, personalities and the Secretary General.

Can Africa sustain its recent strong economic performances and benefit more from its abundant resources? 

 

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The Sahel and West Africa Club Secretariat’s weekly NewsBrief covers current political, economic and social trends in West Africa. Drawing on contributions from West African journalists as well as from the Club’s West African Members (ECOWAS, UEMOA, CILSS), it informs you about key events, regional trends, new publications and data, interviews and viewpoints.

 

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  • Europe, Middle East and Africa Newsletter of the Development Centre
  • SWAC Newsletter: Information on current work, publications and events of the Sahel and West Africa Secretariat.

ALL PUBLICATIONS, WORKING PAPERS AND REPORTS

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OECD Development Centre

Africa and Middle East publications

Sahel and West Africa Club

Thematic publications on regional development issues in West Africa

Africa Partnership Forum

Policy Briefs and Documents and Reports

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