News & Events

August 2, 2022

Seminar Series: Re-examining the Ability of Ethnic Federalism to Reduce Group Grievances in Nigeria

CSEA in collaboration with the African School of Economics organized an in-house seminar meeting. The session featured a paper presentation by Narrelle Gilchrist from the Politics Department, Princeton University, and a sequel panel discussion facilitated by Tunde Salman, Hussaini…

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August 2, 2022

J-PAL Africa Evaluating Social Programs Course, 2022

The 2022 Evaluating Social Programs training organized by JPAL Africa, featured a five-day course on evaluating social programs aimed at providing a thorough understanding of randomized evaluations and pragmatic step-by-step training for conducting one’s own evaluation. Participants from nine…

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July 15, 2022

Workshop: Strengthening Women In Trade In The African Region

Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (CSEA), in collaboration with the Trade Facilitation Office (TFO) Canada organized the 3rd Multi-Stakeholder Forum on Women in Trade (WIT) titled…

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July 5, 2022

Seminar Series: Nigeria Development Update – The Continuing Urgency of Business Unusual

The Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa hosted a hybrid presentation as part of our Bi-monthly seminar in collaboration with African School of Economics. The presentation featured the recent…

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June 25, 2022

RISE Conference 2022

Last week, we participated in the 2022 RISE annual conference. The RISE Programme applies systems thinking to education to understand why learning outcomes in a school, district, or country are…

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June 23, 2022

CSEA wins the RISE Capacity Development Award

The Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (CSEA) has emerged winner of the RISE Capacity Development Award for its work on the Learning Trajectories Training. To celebrate the amazing…

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May 31, 2022

2022 World No Tobacco Day: News Conference

In commemoration of the 2022 World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) tagged the theme “Protect the Environment’’, a coalition of non-governmental organisations including Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA), Nigeria…

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May 27, 2022

Africa Policy Circle Webinar Meeting

The Africa Policy Circle held its bi-monthly meeting on May 27, 2022. The theme of the webinar was focused on the rising costs of living in Africa due to various…

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May 26, 2022

J-PAL Evidence-Informed Policymaking (EIP) learning series

CSEA together with the African School of Economics (ASE) hosted participants for the inception meeting of the JPAL-Africa Evidence-Informed Policymaking (EIP) learning series on May 24, 2022 in Abuja, Nigeria.  The event…

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May 23, 2022

Tobacco Taxation Policy Dialogue

The Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (CSEA) with support from the Knowledge to Policy Center (K2P) of the American University Beirut convened key stakeholders from the…

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May 20, 2022

Webinar: Policymaking Process and the use of Evidence in the Health Sector

The Centre for the Studies of Economies of Africa in collaboration with Knowledge to Policy Center (K2P) of the American University Beirut held a virtual workshop with key stakeholders from the Tobacco industry…

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April 27, 2022

Webinar: Smart Trade and the AfCFTA Agreement: Post-Covid Innovations for African Business

Dr . Chukwuka Onyekwena moderated the breakfast session organized by the Chattered Institute of Bankers in Nigeria -Centre for Financial Studies. The meeting provided a platform for stakeholders and experts…

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February 25, 2022

Academic Conference on Africa’s fiscal space, fragility and conflict

Dr Chukwuka Onyekwena participated in day two of the Academic Conference tagged “Africa’s fiscal space, fragility and conflict”, as a discussant in the session on ‘Debt sustainability and impact on conflict and…

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February 3, 2022

New tools for understanding learning crisis in Nigeria Workshop

The Centre for the Study of Economies of Africa (CSEA) in collaboration with Research on Improving Systems in Education (RISE) and Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford, organized a…

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December 9, 2021

CSEA participates at the Economic Policy Directorate Retreat 2021

Dr. Chukwuka Onyekwena joined other stakeholders for the 2021 Economic Policy Directorate Retreat organised by the Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN) in Abuja, from December 2-3, 2021. The meeting provided a…

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December 9, 2021

African Economic Congress 2021

The 2021 African Economic Conference which was held in Cabo Verde from December 2-4, 2021, provided a platform for discussions among a high-level panel including- African Heads of state, ministers,…

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