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

Guide to Exporting to Africa under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)

The Guide demystifies the rules contained in the AfCFTA Protocol on Trade in Goods and the opportunities in the African continental market for the private sector in Botswana.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: April 12, 2021

Guide to Exporting to the US under the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA)

The Guide demystifies the rules contained in the US AGOA legislation and the opportunities in the US market for the private sector in Botswana.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: April 12, 2021

Guide to Exporting to the Southern African Development Community (SADC)

The Guide demystifies the rules contained in the SADC’s Protocol on Trade and the opportunities for the private sector in Botswana.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: April 12, 2021

Guide to exporting to the EU under the EU-SADC Economic Partnership Agreement

The Guide demystifies the rules contained in the various provisions of the EU-SADC EPA and the opportunities for the private sector.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: April 12, 2021

Guide to Exporting to the United Kingdom under the SACUM-UK Economic Partnership Agreement

The Guide demystifies the rules contained in the various provisions of the agreement and the opportunities in the UK market for the private sector in Botswana.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: April 12, 2021

Guide to Exporting to the EFTA under the SACU-EFTA FTA

The Guide demystifies the rules contained in the SACU-EFTA FTA and the opportunities in the EU market for the private sector in Botswana.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: April 12, 2021

UNECA – Sectoral Study on Health Services in Africa – A focus on how trade liberalisation can boost intra-African trade in health services

The report covers the state of the health sector in Africa, the liberalisation of health services along with proposals on how to strengthen the sector.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: March 24, 2021