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Agenda Experts Metting Migration 14May
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Alberola_Remittances and LA - Experts Meeting
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Programm Experts Meeting Migration 11may
The 2009 Outlook covers 47 African countries, up from 35 last year. The report finds the region gravely affected by the global economic downturn. Following half a decade of above 5 per cent economic growth, the continent can expect only 2.8 per cent in 2009.
The 2009 African Economic Outlook focuses on Innovations in Information and Communication technologies. It also presents a comprehensive analysis of the economic, social and political developments on the continent.
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Only a year ago Africa’s economic growth prospects seemed historically bright. But what effect has the global crisis had? The international environment facing Africa1 has turned decisively negative. GDP in the OECD countries is expected to contract by 4.3% in 2009 and to be virtually flat in 2010.
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Agenda Experts Meeting Migration LEO 2010
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This document summarizes the key findings of the 2009 African Economic Outlook as they relate to the global economic downturn.
The ASEAN Secretariat and the OECD Development Centre will launch a collaborative project on the occasion of the 2nd OECD-Southeast Asia Regional Forum entitled “Enhancing Competitiveness through Regional Integration” which took place on 29 April 2009.
Jean-Philippe Stijns is an Economist for the Development Centre’s Africa & Middle East Desk. His areas of research are natural resource economics, development macroeconomics, and international economics.