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Public-Private Partnerships in Power Transmission in Africa

The World Bank’s  ‘Linking up: Public-Private Partnerships in Power Transmission in Africa’ 2017 Report examines private sector-led investments in transmission globally and how this approach is applicable in sub-Saharan Africa. For...

African Economic Outlook 2017

The annual African Economic Outlook (AEO) monitors the continent’s state of affairs using a collaborative approach. The AEO assesses the recent economic and social situation in Africa, projects likely developments for the near future and explores a special theme on...

Foresight Africa

Top priorities for the continent in 2017 The Brooking Institute This iteration of Foresight Africa, aims to capture the top priorities for Africa in 2017, offering recommendations for African and international stakeholders for creating and supporting a strong,...

Global Foreign Direct Investment Reached its Highest Level Since 2008

The UNCTAD World Investment Report 2016 says that the global recovery in foreign direct investment (FDI) was strong in 2015, with foreign direct investment flows jumping by 38%. However, part of the growth in FDI was due to very large corporate reconfigurations by...