Central African Republic Market Profile

July 17, 2014 - 6:00am from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
2013 was a record year for worldwide spending on humanitarian relief. Millions of people were affected by three very different crises in
July 8, 2014 - 10:29am from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
The role of the international community in current crises in the Central African Republic and northern Nigeria may be mired in confusion, but it can do something about the Ebola epidemic in west Africa.The outbreak of the virus, which started in Guinea and has spread to Liberia and Sierra Leone, is the
June 24, 2014 - 3:27pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
Global spending on humanitarian relief soared to a record $22bn (£12.93bn) last year as conflicts in Central African Republic, South Sudan and Syria combined with natural disasters such as typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, drove donors to pay out more emergency aid than ever before.Donations from governments reached $16.4bn (£9.63bn) last year, a 24% rise from 2012 ...
April 7, 2014 - 11:58am from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
The tragic series of events that have struck South Sudan and the Central African Republic (CAR) in recent months are of deep concern to us all. The g7+ the group of post-conflict states I serve as general secretary has felt the pain of these countries particularly keenly. All g7+ members have recent experience of the kind of ...
March 26, 2014 - 3:27pm from Center for Financial Inclusion Blog
> Posted by Jeffrey Riecke, Communications Associate, CFI Accurately assessing financial inclusion levels is fundamental for guiding inclusion efforts, but doing so on a large scale remains an issue, in spite of a growing supply of data and resources. A new composite index from the International Monetary Fund aims to change this. The new tool incorporates multiple inclusion dimensions and advanced ...
February 10, 2014 - 3:22pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
West African migrants appear increasingly to be seeking opportunities in emerging economies on the continent, rather than attempting to cross to Europe, according to scrutiny of 10 years of data covering expelled ...
February 2, 2014 - 6:30am from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
Already preoccupied with the Syria crisis and the South Sudan crisis, the aftermath of the Philippines typhoon and growing conflict in the Central African Republic, Oxfam is confronted by a fresh global emergency, moreover one that is the subject of greater international concern: the replacement, at ...
January 30, 2014 - 4:27pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
As the UN and the African Union (AU) grapple with crises in South Sudan and the Central African Republic (CAR), the publication of an African Development Bank (AfDB) report on ending conflict and building peace in Africa is nothing if not timely.The
January 20, 2014 - 1:43pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
Belatedly, the world is awakening to the reality in Central African Republic (CAR). With last week's warning of a potential ...
December 11, 2013 - 2:14pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
Thirty thousand people were sheltering in the Catholic mission in Bossangoa in the Central African Republic when I visited. They were terrified that they would be slaughtered in an attack. Suddenly they started to sing hymns, all ...
December 9, 2013 - 3:24pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
More than 13 years ago British troops went into Sierra Leone. The intervention of Operation Palliser in May 2000 marked the turning point for the ...
August 7, 2013 - 6:00am from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
In recent weeks global leaders have increasingly spoken up about the terror that dominates life – and death – in the Central African Republic (CAR). Commitments to provide humanitarian assistance to trapped civilians are at last trickling into the beleaguered country from the UN,
April 18, 2013 - 1:00pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
It's time to confront our continent's least endearing trait: conflict. This recurring phenomenon is perpetuating poverty and preventing the fulfilment of Africa's potential as a whole. In recent months, relapses into conflict in the Central African Republic, Mali and the Democratic Republic of the Congo have ...
August 31, 2012 - 7:34pm from Reserve Bank of India Notifications
RBI//2012-13/187 A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 23 August 31, 2012 To All Category - I Authorised Dealer Banks Madam / Sir, Exim Bank's Line of Credit of USD 39.69 million to the Government of the Central African Republic Export-Import Bank ...
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am from Reserve Bank of India Notifications
Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) has concluded an ...
July 4, 2012 - 2:00pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
The inability of the UN agencies and relief groups to respond to emergencies such as those in the Horn of Africa and the Sahel is well documented, but little seems to change.A principal reason for inertia is the
May 28, 2012 - 2:58pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
This Wednesday former Liberian president Charles Taylor will be sentenced in The Hague by the special court for Sierra Leone (SCSL) for his part in Sierra Leone's bloody conflict. Chances are, even if judges impose a sentence much less than the prosecution's fanciful request for 80 years imprisonment, Taylor could soon
April 2, 2012 - 4:45pm from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
It's a truism in rich countries that money doesn't buy happiness - but many people still look for it in stores. And there is an assumption that happiness ...
January 24, 2012 - 9:27am from Global development: Poverty matters blog | guardian.co.uk
"How can you say 'This mango is ripe' when the other side is raw? The government is deceiving the world about the real situation here; people are still trapped in the camps," says Milton Obote.Obote, 49, and his wife, Mary, both have disabilities. They are among 300 people living in Holy Rosary, a settlement in Gulu, northern ...
December 5, 2011 - 3:48pm from BRAC Blog
The following blog post was originally written by Tejal Desai, a Kiva Fellow finishing her fellowship with BRAC in Freetown, Sierra Leone.  Beautiful Freetown sunset As my Kiva fellowship winds down, I reflect on the memorable ...