Africa Industrialisation - 'Industry Key to Sustainable Growth'
Industrial-led growth is being seen as a means to reach national development targets. The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation has declared the day as a platform for governments, businesses and organised labour linked to industrial development, to examine ways and means to stimulate the continent's industrialisation process.
Beer bottles go through a production line (file photo).
Daily Trust, 20 November 2017
Industriall Global Union in Africa will today mark the 2017 Africa industrialization Day (AID) in Abuja with a mass rally. Read more »
Guardian, 20 November 2017
The Vice President of IndustriAll Global Union, Africa, Comrade Issa Aremu has urged the Federal Government to accelerate industrial growth, saying it will put Nigeria on the path… Read more »
Fahamu, 9 November 2017
Mechanisation and automation have been called the Fourth Industrial Revolution. But these are not inevitable or neutral economic realities. They are political weapons of oppression… Read more »
Economic Commission for Africa, 8 November 2017
A series of Economic Reports of Africa published by the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) between 2013 to 2016 argue that infrastructure development has a direct effect on… Read more »
Economic Commission for Africa, 7 November 2017
Industrial-led growth is an important driver in achieving national development targets. This was underscored at the 21st meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE)… Read more »