SADC

PESA Regional Integration Monitor, Jan 2019

Historical Overview of Conflict in Southern Africa and its Impact on Development

The January 2019 issue focuses on the history of conflict and political instability in SADC, and its impact on economic growth and development – What is the overall history of political stability and conflict? How politically stable or unstable has SADC been since independence? How has this affected economic growth and development? Has economic growth and development been disrupted? What needs to be improved or changed to resolve the political impasse? What is needed to improve economic growth and long-term development? The PESA Regional Integration Monitor, Jan 2019 examines some of these questions.

PESA Regional Integration Monitor, Jan 2019

Historical Overview of Conflict in Southern Africa and its Impact on Development

The January 2019 issue focuses on the history of conflict and political instability in SADC, and its impact on economic growth and development – What is the overall history of political stability and conflict? How politically stable or unstable has SADC Read More

PESA Regional Integration Monitor, Sep 2018

Evaluating the Developmental Impact of Africa-Sino Relations

The September 2018 issue focuses on evaluating Africa-Sino relations and its impact on African development – What is the relationship between SADC countries and China? what is China’s foreign policy towards SADC countries? how do SADC countries benefit from their relationship with China? what is different in China’s relations with SADC countries compared to the rest of Africa? The PESA Regional Integration Monitor, Sep 2018 examines some of these questions.

PESA Regional Integration Monitor, Sep 2018

Evaluating the Developmental Impact of Africa-Sino Relations

The September 2018 issue focuses on evaluating Africa-Sino relations and its impact on African development – What is the relationship between SADC countries and China? what is China’s foreign policy towards SADC countries? how do SADC countries benefit from their relationship with Read More

Evaluating the CFTA

PESA Africa Day 2018 Seminar Presentation

The CCRED-PESA Africa Day 2018 Seminar took place on 25 May 2018 under the theme “Evaluating the Continental Free Trade Area: Aspirations vs Reality”. The Seminar included a panel discussion with representatives from the Department of Trade and Industry, the Development Bank of Southern Africa, the African Economic Research Consortium in Kenya, and Bvuks Engineering and Consulting. The discussion evaluated the realities of regional integration and development of continental value chains; and what is needed to achieve the aspirations of the Continental Free Trade Area. Special thanks goes to Thabang Mamaru, Lungile Mashele, Witness Simbanegavi and Christopher Bvumbi.