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Prof. Emmanuel Nnadozie – “Investing in Africa’s Human and Institutional Capacity”

April 3, 2014 6:00 pm
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“Investing in Africa’s Human and Institutional Capacity” with Prof. Emmanuel Nnadozie Executive Secretary, the African Capacity Building Foundation Thursday April 3rd, 2014 Prof. Emmanuel Nnadozie Prof. Nnadozie is the current head of the African Capacity Building Foundation, the premier capacity building institution in Africa. He is an educator, economist, professor of economics, author and development expert.  His work spans […]

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International Conference on Food Price Volatility:
Causes and Challenges

February 27, 2014 – February 28, 2014 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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On February 27 – 28, 2014, the Center for Technology and Economic Development at New York University, jointly with the OCP Policy Center and the Research Department of the International Monetary Fund, will sponsor an international conference on “Food Price Volatility: Causes and Challenges,” which will take place in Rabat, Morocco. The program, to be organized by Yaw […]

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CTED 2014 Annual Meeting

February 25, 2014
CTED 2014 Annual Meeting

New York University’s Center for Technology and Economic Development (CTED) held its Fourth Annual Meeting on February 25, 2014 at the Intercontinental Hotel in Abu Dhabi. The aim of this year’s event was to highlight the possibilities for innovative technologies to contribute to emerging regions’ economic development, within the context of CTED’s five main research areas: Finance, Education, […]

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Rural Tourism & Greening as Drivers for Economic Transformation: the Leveraging Role of Technology

January 22, 2014
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NYU Africa House and the Center for Technology & Economic Development are proud to co-present this special collaborative forum convening local leaders, practitioners, academics and community stakeholders for the launch of the inaugural edition of the Africa Tourism Monitor 2013 Report in Afram Plains of Ghana on January 22nd 2014. The report is a joint publication of New York University-Africa […]

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Book Discussion: Songs & Secrets, By Barry Gilder

October 29, 2013 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Book Discussion:         “Songs & Secrets” South Africa From Liberation To Governance   By Barry Gilder Date/Time: Tuesday, October 29th 1:00pm – 1:30pm – Check In/Lunch 1:30pm – 2:30pm Discussion / Q&A Location NYU Africa House 14A Washington Mews, New York, NY 10003 (Between University Place and 5th Avenue) About the Book […]

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A Special Presentation by the African Development Bank: African Economic Outlook Report 2013

October 14, 2013 5:30pm - 7:30pm
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Prof. Yaw Nyarko invites you to a Special Presentation of the AfDB African Economic Outlook Report 2013 Structural Transformation & Natural Resources Feat. Dr. Abebe Shimeles, & Dr. Anthony Musonda Simpasa African Development Bank Date/Time: Monday, October 14th 5:30pm – 6:15pm – Welcome Reception (Africa House – 44 Washington Mews) 6:15pm – 7:30pm Panel Discussion […]

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H.E. John D. Mahama President of the Republic of Ghana at NYU

September 27, 2013 10:00am
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Event Video Video PlatformVideo ManagementVideo SolutionsVideo Player Event Pictures     Professor Yaw Nyarko, Director of NYU Africa House invites you to a presidential address featuring H.E. John D. Mahama President of the Republic of Ghana Friday September 27, 2013 Location: NYU Kimmel Center Rosenthal Pavilion – 10th Floor 60 Washington Square South, New-York, NY, 10012 […]

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Africa Tourism Day: 8th Annual Presidential Forum on Tourism

September 26, 2013 10:00am
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Thursday, September 26th, 2013 10:00am – 2:00 pm (Doors open at 9:30am) Eisner & Lubin Auditorium, Kimmel Center, New York University 60 Washington Square South (Between Thompson and Laguardia) Featuring Keynote Address:  His Excellency Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President, Republic of Uganda Honorable Walter Mzembi, President, Africa  Travel Association; Minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry, Republic […]

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NYU Africa House Co-Hosts Africa Redefined Featuring a moderated discussion with Dr. Strive Masiyiwa, Founder & Chairman of ECONET

September 25, 2013
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In case you missed it, last week’s DNA Summit “Africa Redefined”, in Association with the New York University Africa House, was a fantastic success! Together, the DNA Summit and the NYU Africa House were able to bring together a group of incredibly interesting and innovative people in order to consider how to continue moving the […]

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Coffee Prices & The Ethiopian Commodities Exchange (ECX) – Building and Sustaining Markets Program

June 6, 2013 – June 27, 2013
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Building and Sustaining Markets Program Thursday, June 6, 13, 20, and 27, 2013 As part of the Building and sustaining Markets Program Closed Presentations in conjunction with Development Research Institute and CTED SeminarTopic: Exploring International Coffee Prices and the Ethiopian Commodities Exchange” Speakers Prof. Yaw Nyarko Director NYU Africa House/ CTED/DRI Mr. David Johnson, PhD student, […]

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