The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) sets out to accelerate intra-African trade by creating a single market for goods and services across 54 AU member states. ODI’s policy-relevant analyses and evidence-informed insights aim to support the negotiations and implementation of the AfCFTA.
The role of the AfCFTA in promoting a resilient recovery in Africa
Over time the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is set to change Africa’s production and trade landscape. However, environmental and climate considerations have not featured prominently in its development.
Today, eight African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) member countries have started trading under the provisions of the agreement, which will expand their export markets as well as benefit their own consumers by importing cheaper products
How can the AfCFTA Digital Trade Protocol support Africa's digital economy?