The Cairo Review’s Nadeen Shaker interviews Abdel Hamid Mamdouh, a veteran trade expert with over 35 years of experience, about running to become director-general of the World Trade Organization, how trade will change in a post-COVID-19 world, and how can developing countries expect to recover.
Plans share a common thread of infrastructure spending and intra-African trade
Countries which depend on tourism as a major revenue source have been struggling in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis.
Strengthening the capacity, the data networks, and the community response to win against COVID-19.
Mitigating the effects of the coronavirus in Africa and implementing the African Continental Free Trade Area go hand-in-hand.
The pandemic is forcing African states to choose between holding elections on time and postponing them for safety. The risks run both ways.