The Mauritius-China Free Trade Agreement: An Analysis for Trade in Services Opportunities

An analysis for Trade in Services opportunities in the context of the Mauritius-China Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: August 17, 2021

Trade Preferences and Women’s Economic Empowerment

This brief explores the existing linkages between unilateral trade preferences and women’s economic empowerment.

Author: IEC, UK Aid. Theme: Customs & Trade Facilitation. Date: July 26, 2021

Papua New Guinea National E-Commerce Assessment

E-Commerce Assessment of Papua New Guinea to analyze the e-commerce environment, identify growth opportunities, and develop a roadmap.

Author: IEC, Pacific Island Forum Secretariat. Theme: Evaluation. Date: July 19, 2021

Niue’s National E-commerce Assessment

E-commerce Assessment of Niue to analyse the e-commerce environment, identify growth opportunities, and develop a roadmap for reforms within the sector.

Author: IEC, Pacific Island Forum Secretariat. Theme: Evaluation. Date: July 12, 2021

Fiji’s National E-commerce Assessment

E-commerce Assessment of Fiji to analyse the e-commerce environment, identify growth opportunities, and develop a roadmap for reforms within the sector.

Author: IEC, Pacific Island Forum Secretariat. Theme: Evaluation. Date: July 5, 2021

Evaluation of the Commonwealth Secretariat’s Economic Development Programme 2013/14 – 2016/17

Evaluation study of the Commonwealth Secretariat’s Strategic Plan 2013/14–2016/17.

Author: Commonwealth Secretariat, IEC. Theme: Evaluation. Date: June 28, 2021

UNECA – Challenges in Intra-Africa Trade in Health and Education Services Sectors

A study on the Challenges in Intra-Africa Trade in Health and Education Services Sectors, for the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA).

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade in Services. Date: June 25, 2021

African SIDS and the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA): Challenges and Opportunities

An assessment on the challenges and opportunities for African Small Island Developing States (SIDS), in the context of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: May 18, 2021

COVID-19 Africa Impact Survey No. 3 – April 2021

Raw data for the third comprehensive survey 'COVID 19 pandemic and its economic impacts on Africa' is available.

Author: ECA, IEC. Theme: COVID-19. Date: April 23, 2021

Reactions and Outlook to COVID-19 in Africa – April 2021

A third comprehensive survey has been carried out on the COVID-19 pandemic and its economic impacts on Africa. It takes stock of the consequences for businesses and identifies the challenges they face as well as reporting their responses.

Author: ECA, IEC. Theme: COVID-19. Date: April 22, 2021