Africa’s Response to COVID-19: Extreme Measures for Extreme Times

Governments in Africa and the global community must take bold measures to protect the economy, to counter the economic impact of the coronavirus.

Author: Nashreen EdooBaccus. Theme: COVID-19. Date: May 4, 2020

Will the AfCFTA offer Africa the best chance to mitigate the economic effect of Coronavirus (and future pandemics)?

The AfCFTA can help African governments to work together to show their commitment towards achieving regional integration for a single African market.

Author: Nashreen EdooBaccus. Theme: COVID-19, Economic Impact. Date: April 30, 2020

Coronavirus : An African Perspective on the ‘Great Lockdown’

Africa started the year with a projected 3.9% growth for 2020. It is now under threat of its first recession in 25 years as a result of the coronavirus.

Author: Nashreen EdooBaccus, Paul Baker. Theme: . Date: April 24, 2020

Economic Impact of Coronavirus on African Economies

The article analyses the effect of the coronavirus on the African economies, in particular, the mineral and natural resources industry.

Author: Loan Le, Nashreen EdooBaccus, Paul Baker. Theme: COVID-19. Date: April 15, 2020