Abstract The African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) has been touted as an economic and globalization game changer because it
The process of obtaining a visa on arrival to Togo was simple and straightforward, but I came prepared. Instructions: Visa On Arrival In Togo After stamping out of Ghana in Aflao, I walked directly across the road (sorry, no pictures)
A round-up of some our most-read stories in a year that Covid-19 dominated the headlines
The COVID-19 pandemic has substantially reduced cross-border travel as countries place restrictions on movement to manage the health crisis. However, the costs of these restrictions are clear, with impacts on the global economy, supply chains, and industries such as tourism
Nine out of 10 people in dozens of poor nations could miss out on getting vaccinated against coronavirus next year.
In ancient times, debt jubilees were customary after wars or dramatic events. By wiping out debts, these jubilees sought to avoid polarization and social tensions. Today, the massive dislocations caused by the COVID-19 pandemic provide justification for the international community
No doubt, coronavirus has become one of the deadliest diseases in modern history, with about 500,000 casualties worldwide. The pandemic has left in its wake severe economic consequences, especially for the world’s developing nations. Despite the many socio-economic challenges faced and exacerbated by the pandemic, many African nations have shown great resilience. The news continues…
If we can forget about the doom and gloom created by the world financial crisis for a moment and look at history, economists tell us that the crash of the stock market and fears of a recession or depression is nothing new. By the way, some of us can barely remember the crash…