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Transforming Economies for Employment Generation

24 November 2016

Can industrial policy be used to transform economies and create jobs? The DEGRP and AERC conference in Nairobi looks for answers.

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Chinese Investment in Africa's Oil Sector: The Link with Development Finance

6 October 2016

How might African countries be empowered so that a better balance is created in terms of sharing the resources extracted from them? (5/5)

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Chinese Investment in Africa's Oil Sector: Governance Issues

6 October 2016

When the dynamics of NOCs are combined with those of African politics, what are the outcomes in terms of job creation and inclusiveness? (4/5)

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Chinese Investment in Africa's Oil Sector: Local Content & Linkages

6 October 2016

Exploring the links between Chinese NOCs and the economic development of the countries in which they invest. (3/5)

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Chinese Investment in Africa's Oil Sector: The Drivers

6 October 2016

A look at China's transition from exporting oil, to becoming the world's largest importer. (2/5)

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Chinese Investment in Africa's Oil Sector: The Key Players

6 October 2016

How are Chinese NOCs adapting to meet both their commercial interests and the interests of the countries in which they're investing? (1/5)

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Electricity Generation as a Community-Owned Solution

19 September 2016

Andrea Berardi hosts a webinar contrasting the traditional centralised approach to electricity generation with a new community-controlled model.

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Making Medicines in Africa

9 August 2016

Maureen Mackintosh and Julius Mugwagwa explore some of the interconnections between industrial development and health.

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Informality as a Continuum: Evidence from Four Furniture Manufacturing Clusters in Kenya

4 May 2016

Richmond Atta-Ankomah argues that the informal sector is inherently heterogeneous, and informality is best described as a continuum.

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Innovative Spending in Health: Unpacking the Global Evidence

6 April 2016

Using evidence from South Africa, the UK and Zimbabwe, Julius Mugwagwa discusses the impact of innovative spending on inclusive and sustainable health.

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