May 11, 2015

CSEA Contributes To The 2015 Africa Progress Report

The Centre for the Study of the Economies of Africa (CSEA) contributed to the Africa Progress Report 2015, by the Africa Progress Panel titled ‘Power,People,Planet’. Unlocking Africas energy potential and putting in place the foundations for a climate resilient, low-carbon future will require ambitious, efficient and properly financed multilateral cooperation. The report indicates that the current global climate finance architecture fails each of these credibility tests.

The report also highlights steps to a ten-fold increase in power generation to provide all Africans with access to electricity by 2030. This would reduce poverty and inequality, boost growth, and provide the climate leadership that is sorely missing at the international level.




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CSEA Participates In Workshop On Strengthening Capacity For Gender Analysis In Sub-Saharan African Countries

CSEA joined other researchers and policy analysts from Think Tank Initiative (TTI) supported institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa at a training workshop on July 6-9, 2015, in Kampala, Uganda. The work