UNECA – Intra-Africa Trade in Education Services – Challenges and Opportunities

A study mapping Intra-Africa Trade in Education Services – Challenges and Opportunities, for the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA).

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

UNECA- Study on the Complexities of Value Chains in Pharmaceuticals and Other Essential Goods in Africa – A Focus on the Role of Services

A study on the Complexities of Value Chains in Pharmaceuticals and Other Essential Goods in Africa – A Focus on the Role of Services.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: February 15, 2021

UNECA – How communication services commitments in the AfCFTA can promote digitally-enabled education services across Africa

Report analysing how the commitments on telecommunication and education services within the AfCFTA can further enable the expansion of digitally-enabled education services within Africa.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade Agreement. Date: February 15, 2021

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and Trade in Services: Opportunities and Strategies for Southern Africa

A study on the opportunities and strategies for Southern Africa in the context of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and Trade in Services, for the UNECA.

Author: IEC. Theme: Trade in Services. Date: January 1, 2021

Protection of the Environment to shape Mauritius’ future in a COVID-19 landscape

This paper looks at the different factors to help address the challenges that lie ahead for Mauritius amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Author: Jaime de Melo. Theme: COVID-19. Date: October 26, 2020

Reactions and outlook to COVID-19 in Southern Africa – October 2020

Survey results focus on the economic impacts of COVID-19 on businesses in the Southern African region.

Author: ECA, IEC. Theme: COVID-19. Date: October 20, 2020

COVID-19 Impact on Business and Trade in Africa Survey – July 2020

Raw data for the second comprehensive survey 'COVID-19 Impact on Business and Trade in Africa' is available.

Author: ECA, IEC. Theme: COVID-19. Date: October 14, 2020

Africa Impact Survey – April 2020

Raw data for the first Africa Impact Survey 'Insights on businesses’ reactions and outlook to COVID-19' is available.

Author: ECA, IEC. Theme: COVID-19. Date: October 14, 2020

A Dashboard for Trade Policy Diagnostics

This paper organises trade policy measures into those that address the ‘negative’ (e.g. tariffs) and the ‘positive’ (e.g. institutions like fair-trade).

Author: Jaime de Melo. Theme: Trade in Goods, Trade in Services. Date: September 1, 2020

Reactions and outlook to COVID-19 in Africa – July 2020

A second comprehensive survey on the COVID-19 pandemic and its economic impacts across Africa has been carried out, to assist African member States to best respond to the crisis and support businesses.

Author: ECA, IEC. Theme: COVID-19. Date: August 25, 2020