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Can Africa sustain its growth.

Can Africa sustain its growth?

More action is needed to build on recent successes

The G20 and Africa: Unfinished Business

The lack of concrete steps to deal with global imbalances was the main news from the G20 summit held in Seoul. However the summit also included four innovations with the potential to contribute to sub-Saharan African trade and growth.

Investing in frontier Africa

Investors are flocking to Africa's large and established economies. But the opportunities go much further. This is Africa speaks to Paddy Docherty, CEO of Phoenix Africa, to discuss his experience launching an agricultural investment in Sierra Leone.

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Africa's ReformersRe-wiring governance 

 

Better governance is driving Africa's economic ascent. From public finance and banking reforms to stronger rule of law and public service delivery, African governance is changing.

Through fieldwork, country studies and high-level interviews, this special report - produced by This is Africa and supported by the Tony Blair Africa Governance Initiative - reviews the momentous reforms occurring across the continent. 

 

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