Vol. 48 No. 1 (2023): Africa Development

ISSN Online : 0850-3907

ISSN Print : 0850-3907


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Africa Development is a quarterly bilingual journal of CODESRIA. It is a social science journal whose major focus is on issues which are central to the development of society. Its principal objective is to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas among African scholars from a variety of intellectual persuasions and various disciplines. The journal also encourages other contributors working on Africa or those undertaking comparative analysis of the developing world iss...

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Call for Papers for Special Issue on COVID-19 and Its Effects and Implications to African Economies

January 6, 2022

It is a well-established notion that promotion of regional development; always resulted into higher degree of socio-economic development; is a sin-quo-non for every country or region irrespective of developed, developing and least developing economies. The African economies are no exception to this notion. There is a greater room for accelerating the pace of growth and development in African economies.

This concept is valid and more relevant for ongoing economic and social development [two faces of the same coin] of African economies. The present crisis of COVID-19 may have far reaching and direct bearing effect, impact and implications to African economies, especially those economies which are facing disastrous crisis of COVID-19 in the African region. Naturally the movement of goods and services are being drastically affected, resulting into unbearable effect on African economies.


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