West Africa Brief

In this issue: 

  • West Africa in the African Continental Free Trade Area 
  • ECOWAS summit focuses on security issues 
  • Swiss Africa Business Innovation Initiative 
  • Abuja roundtable on transnational security issues 
  • Must read: Co-operating across borders: Tackling illicit flows
  • Must read: Sahel: Fighting inequality to respond to development and security challenges
  • Opinion: The AfCFTA is laudable, but its imminent benefits are overstated
  • Maps & Facts: The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)
  • Who’s who: Germaine Acogny, mother of African contemporary dance