Subject (Course): The Economic Relationships between Africa and India. Syllabus:
The objectives of the subject “The Economic cooperation between Africa and India” are:
Sample of the subject (Trade Relations Africa-India):
Subject Description (Economic Relationships between Africa and India):
Grow of India-Africa trade: 32% annually between 2005 and 2011
India-Africa bilateral trade has grown by nearly 32% annually between 2005 and 2011, including through the economic crisis.
The Heads of State and Government of Africa, representing the African countries, the African Union and its institutions along with the Prime Minister of India, recognising
“The rich history of Africa-India trade relationship and noting with satisfaction the existing close, deep and multi-layered trade relations between the African countries and the Republic of India and realising the need to give a new dimension to this cooperation, have decided to adopt this Framework for foreign trade cooperation between Africa and India.”
As a conducive and supportive international economic environment is crucial for Africa and India in their pursuit for a reciprocally profitable economic development, India and Africa recognise the need to promote such environment by reinforcing efforts to promote
among them, international trade and industry, Foreign direct investment, development of Small and Medium Enterprises and regional integration in Africa.
To reinforce the trade relations existing between Africa and India, and share benefit from the rich historical background as well as natural resources of both Africa and India.
The Africa-India Forum Summit would create an opportunity to give a new dimension to the Africa-India cooperation through an Action Plan and Declaration to be adopted at the Summit in New-Delhi and Addis Ababa.
The Forum Africa-India members are India, Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, the Central African Republic, the Comoros, Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Ivory Coast, the Arab Republic of Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea - Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Morocco, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Uganda, Rwanda, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Chad, Togo, Tunisia, South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.