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Guinea-Bissau , Tuesday 20 February 2018

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: Recognising Economic Community of West African States and Civil Society’s Role in Resolving Crisis in Guinea-Bissau

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/apo/2018/02/15/recognising-economic-community-of-west-african-states-and-civil-societys-role-in-resolving-crisis-in-guineabissau/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Thank you Mr President, and thanks to SRSG Toure and the other briefers for sharing their views and insights. The situation in Guinea Bissau is concerning. It is not the first country in the world to experience a political impasse. But it is a country ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: ECOWAS,CSOs role in Guinea-Bissau crisis

News channel or source: http://www.businessghana.com/site/news/business/159733/ECOWAS,CSOs-role-in-Guinea-Bissau-crisis
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The illicit economy and transnational organised crime risk becoming further entrenched – with global implications. More broadly, instability in Guinea Bissau will affect the wider region, which over the last year has been, for the most part ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: Guinea-Bissau: Pol crisis requires continued UN presence

News channel or source: https://news.webindia123.com/news/Articles/World/20180215/3277114.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The United Nations will need to focus its efforts on supporting Guinea-Bissau's national leaders in their efforts ... reiterating its support to the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in its mediation efforts. The Conakry Agreement of ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: Conakry Agreement remains key to stability in Guinea Bissau - Kuwait envoy

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096471546/Conakry-Agreement-remains-key-to-stability-in-Guinea-BissauKuwait-envoy
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

He appreciated the mediation efforts being made by Modibo Ibrahim Toure - the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the UN Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS), the Economic Community of West African States ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: Guinea-Bissau: Political crisis requires continued UN presence, Security Council told

News channel or source: https://indiablooms.com/world-details/F/14544/guinea-bissau-political-crisis-requires-continued-un-presence-security-council-told.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

the Secretary-General’s Special Representative in Guinea-Bissau told the Security Council. Mr. Touré stressed the importance for the Council to continue to reaffirm the centrality of the Conakry Agreement, reiterating its support to the Economic ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: Floating cages, hidden treasures: smart fish farming in Guinea-Bissau

News channel or source: http://www.fao.org/fao-stories/article/en/c/1099752/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Guinea-Bissau, a West African nation, boasts 88 islands and several national parks. Settled in what looks like a botanical wonderland, the majority of the population – 80 percent - relies on agriculture for their survival. But farmers struggle to produce ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: Statement on the situation in Guinea Bissau

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/guinea-bissau/statement-situation-guinea-bissau
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

The critical political situation in Guinea Bissau is putting at risk its institutional and ... other members of the P5 group - the United Nations, the African Union, the Economic Community of Western African States (ECOWAS), the Community of Portuguese ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: Guinea-Bissau Economy: One of the Poorest Economies

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/guinea-bissau-economy-one-of-the-poorest-economies-2011-6
Publication date: Wednesday 29 June 2011

A former Portuguese colony located on the Western African shore of the Atlantic Ocean and bordered by Senegal and Guinea, Guinea-Bissau faced problems such as an untrained public administration, a highly fragmented social structure and an extremely ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: UN, African Union voice concern over protracted political crisis in Guinea-Bissau

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=58530
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

They fully endorsed the recent decisions on Guinea-Bissau taken by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on 27 January and endorsed by the AU on 29 January. They also supported the measures being taken by ECOWAS against “political ...

News Guinea-Bissau » Economy: SA joins Afreximbank as a shareholder

News channel or source: https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/business-and-economy/2018-02-20-sa-joins-afreximbank-as-a-shareholder/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Showing its commitment to promoting intra-African trade and economic integration ... The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, the ...