AfCFTA Young Entrepreneurs Federation Launched

African Youth Entrepreneurship groups have launched the AfCFTA Young Entrepreneurs Federation (AfYEF) to mobilize the youth to take advantage of the single continental market. The federation is a league of youth entrepreneurship organizations from across the African continent that serves…

African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)

Project description Title: Support to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)Commissioned by: German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)Country: Member States of the African UnionLead executing agency: African Union Commission (AUC)Overall term: 2020 to 2023 Context Although growth in Africa is forecasted at…

Status of AfCFTA Ratification

According to Article 23 of the Agreement Establishing the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), entry into force occurs 30 days after the 22nd instrument of ratification is deposited with the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC) – the…