Executive Secretary's Corner
Speech read by Prof Emmanuel Nnadozie, ACBF Executive Secretary at the launch of the 2015 Africa Capacity Report titled “Capacity Imperatives for Domestic Resource Mobilization in Africa”
On 25 September 2015, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which includes the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that will
Regional integration in Africa has emerged in a somewhat pragmatic and flexible manner and as such, the evolution of Africa's institutions for regional integration has mainly been reactive, with most having emerged in response to immediate pressing needs and or donor pressure.
On 13–16 July 2015, Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) will be once again the capital of the world. High-level political representatives – Heads of State and Government, Ministers of Finance, Foreign Affairs and Development Cooperation, relevant institutional stakeholders, non-governmental organizations and business sector entities, etc.
The 2015 African Cup of Nations has come and gone and following two weeks of intense encounters, stalemates, drama, sweat, tears and joy, Côte d’Ivoire were crowned as the deserving kings of African football. While many would think, and rightly so, that Côte d’Ivoire’s final victory owed very much to the array of talents in a team ...
The African Capacity Building Foundation’s (ACBF) long term investment in Africa’s development is paying off as most of its supported research centers have been identified as the best in Africa.
The outbreak of the Ebola virus in 2014 fully demonstrated that, despite the significant progress it has made over the past two decades with the support of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF)
Africa’s future lies in its ability to generate its own finance to develop the infrastructure needed to eradicate poverty and promote economic transformation.
The 2014 annual summit of the Group of 20 developed and emerging economies comes up from Nov. 15 to Nov. 16 in Australia.
The African Capacity Building Foundation joined top African business leaders at a roundtable to establish an emergency fund to help countries hit by the Ebola outbreak in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on November 8, 2014.