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Robert Tortora's presentation at the Experts’ meeting on Social cohesion in Africa in Rabat, Morocco, 13 April 2011.
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Mohamed Douidich's presentation at the Experts’ meeting on Social cohesion in Africa in Rabat, Morocco, 13 April 2011.
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Francois Farah's presentation at the Experts’ meeting on Social cohesion in Africa in Rabat, Morocco, 13 April 2011.
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Capital spending in Africa could be 50% higher if government institutions had the capacity to spend all allocated resources. Although capital budgets fall short of actual needs, countries can gain much by improving the effectiveness of public investment and policies for infrastructure.
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The Experts Meeting about "Emerging Economic Partners in Africa" gathered a valuable number of experts to discuss about the best way to focusing the thematic chapter of&
New database on fiscal revenues for 50 African governments from 1996 to 2008. The database is the result of a joint effort between the AfDB’s statistics department and the OECD Development Centre and will be updated annu
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Speech given on the occasion of the Belgian EU / WEU Presidency High-Level Conference on EU-Africa: Partnership for Development and Security.
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The global economic crisis has made it painfully clear that Africa is over-dependent upon external financial flows. Public resource mobilisation, namely taxation, is a precondition to Africa achieving greater economic independence.
The 2010 African Economic Outlook finds the continent reeling from the effects of the world’s deepest and most widespread recession in half a century. Just how hard was the region hit? What are the prospects for recovery? This edition features an in-depth study of Taxation and Aid in Africa.