A water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in schools programme popularly known as WASH in Schools - has been launched at the Matany Primary School in Napak District, Karamoja Sub-region. 
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Programme to achieve National ‘Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Schools’ Standards launched in Karamoja

A water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in schools programme popularly known as WASH in Schools – has been launched at the Matany Primary School in Napak District, Karamoja Subregion. The programme, supported by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and UNICEF, aims to support districts in Karamoja deliver the national WASH in Schools standards in […]

African Development Bank Launches first Africa-to-Africa Investment Report
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African Development Bank Launches first Africa-to-Africa Investment Report

Opportunities for investment in Africa outweigh the obstacles, according to a report by leading African companies covered in the African Development Bank’s new Africa-to-Africa (A2A) Investment Report, the first ever report on inter-African trade published by the Bank. The report unearths the realities African companies face when investing in the continent, the emerging trends in […]

Once again, the world’s emerging economies are facing a bout of uncertainty.
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Making the Most of Emerging Economies

Once again, the world’s emerging economies are facing a bout of uncertainty. Argentina, South Africa, and Turkey are among those generating the most concern, owing to a combination of questionable monetary policies and currency depreciation vis-à-vis the US dollar that threatens to undermine these countries’ ability to service their debts. But not all emerging economies […]

Now that US President Donald Trump has imposed a 10% tariff on yet another US$200 billion worth of Chinese imports, the US-China trade war has entered a costly new phase.
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MAD About Sino-American Trade

Now that US President Donald Trump has imposed a 10% tariff on yet another US$200 billion worth of Chinese imports, the US-China trade war has entered a costly new phase. As China follows through on its pledge to retaliate, the casualties will include more than half the bilateral trade between the two countries, with China […]

One truism of the last three decades is that emerging markets are a leveraged play on global growth: they outperform when developed economies
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Emerging Markets’ Shifting Bottom Line

One truism of the last three decades is that emerging markets are a leveraged play on global growth: they outperform when developed economies are growing, but they are susceptible to sharp downturns when global conditions are less favourable. This more or less remains true. But when considering emerging-market investment opportunities in the years ahead, one […]