Fonds Monétaire International Du rôle des pays émergents dans les défis financiers mondiaux Une nouvelle étude du Fonds monétaire international constate que les fluctuations de valeur des actifs des pays émergents expliquent plus d’un tiers des variations des cours des actions mondiales et des taux de change. Discours Des mesures résolues pour assurer une croissance durable blog Africa Although Africa has made progress over the course of the past 10 years—in terms of both economic growth and poverty reduction—the region now faces significant challenges mainly because of the global decline in commodity prices and region-specific risks. Growth in Africa slowed to 3.0 percent in 2015, down from 4.5 percent in 2014 and the slowest pace since 2009, and it is projected to drop further, to 2.5 percent in 2016. Per capita income growth was even more modest, weighed down by population growth.
IFC Home Homepage Sri Lanka's army soldiers stand guard in the back of a truck during the opening of a Bartleet Finance Limited investment branch in Jaffna, April 30, 2010. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte 25 March 2014: The heavy militarisation of Sri Lanka’s northern province after the civil war’s bloody end in 2009 has been the subject of growing domestic and international concern. The large numbers of military personnel in the north, and the deep involvement of the military in the province’s governance, endanger the re-establishment of democratic institutions that is necessary to lasting peace (see our Nov 2013 report Sri Lanka’s Potemkin Peace: Democracy Under Fire). Ruki Fernando speaks to members of the media during a press conference in Manila on April 15, 2009.
Africa Development Indicators Africa Development Indicators was a primary World Bank collection of development indicators on Africa, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. No further updates of this database are currently planned. See World Development Indicators for more recent data on Africa. African trends going into 2017 Key take-outs • Selecting a gear in multi-speed Africa The majority of Africa’s economies grew rapidly during the commodity super-cycle, providing fuel for the popular Africa Rising narrative. However, the end of the super-cycle and the oil price slump in July 2014 has led to a more realistic view of the continent – a Multispeed Africa. Furthermore, the economic prospects of the respective Regional Economic Powers (REP) can sharply affect the respective regions’ real GDP growth prospects.
About IAFCI Our New Mission and Who We are Today The Association, a non-profit international organization, will provide services and an environment within which information about financial fraud, fraud investigation and fraud prevention methods can be collected, exchanged and taught for the common good of the financial payment industry and our global society. Our Members Africa Progress Panel Multimedia Bank on Africa. Build the way to transformational growth. If Africa is to make the transition from high growth to transformative growth, then it must overcome three obstacles...
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world, Whereas disregard and contempt for human rights have resulted in barbarous acts which have outraged the conscience of mankind, and the advent of a world in which human beings shall enjoy freedom of speech and belief and freedom from fear and want has been proclaimed as the highest aspiration of the common people, Whereas it is essential, if man is not to be compelled to have recourse, as a last resort, to rebellion against tyranny and oppression, that human rights should be protected by the rule of law, Whereas it is essential to promote the development of friendly relations between nations, Whereas Member States have pledged themselves to achieve, in co-operation with the United Nations, the promotion of universal respect for and observance of human rights and fundamental freedoms,
Sovereign Debt Information 6 January 2012: ICMA response to the European Commission’s green paper on the feasibility of introducing Stability Bonds. 5 July 2011: MESSAGE CONCERNING GREEK SOVEREIGN DEBT FROM MARTIN SCHECK, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF ICMA (members only) 21 May 2010: MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIRMAN AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE Africa gearing up: PwC 10 African hot spots Ten African countries are the next places-to-be, offering enormous potential for strategic investors in the transportation and logistics industry. Explore each country's findings further
Africa South of the Sahara: Selected Internet Resources - Stanford University Evaluating web resources Google Free Translation Babel Fish Free Translation What to do if you can't access a site Background to the Africa directory Design Credits Thanks Prepared by Karen Fung for the Information and Communication Technology Group (ICTG), African Studies Association, USA. Disclaimer: Listing of a business or organization in this directory is not an endorsement or guarantee regarding the products or services of the business or organization.
APF 2012 Mutual Review of Development Effectiveness (MRDE) in Africa This fifth joint Review by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), was published on 16 May 2012. It addresses four main questions :