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Africa-Turkey Partnership

EENI- School of International Business

Subject: Africa-Turkey Economic Partnership. Syllabus:

  1. Introduction to the Africa-Turkey Economic Partnership
  2. New model of partnership to enhance a sustainable development and integration
  3. Second Africa-Turkey Summit (Malabo)
  4. Foreign Trade Africa-Turkey
  5. Istanbul Declaration on Turkey-Africa Partnership: Cooperation and Solidarity for a Common Future
  6. Cooperation Framework for the Turkey-Africa Partnership

The objectives of the subject “Africa-Turkey Economic Partnership” are to:

  1. Understand the aims of the Turkey-Africa Partnership
  2. Understand the concept of “Turkey as an Afro-Eurasian country
  3. Know the areas of cooperation between Africa and Turkey
  4. Analyse the foreign trade between the African Countries and Turkey
Subject “Africa-Turkey Economic Partnership” is studied...
  1. Masters: International Business, Muslims Countries, Africa, Emerging Markets
  2. Doctorates (Distance learning): Africa, Islamic Countries, Europe
  3. Courses: International Relations of Africa, Eastern Europe and Turkey
  4. Degree in Inter-African Business

Languages of study English or French Partenariat Afrique-Turquie Portuguese África-Turquia Spanish África-Turquia

Credits of the subject “Africa-Turkey Economic Partnership”: 0.1 ECTS Credits

Sample of the subject: Africa-Turkey Economic Partnership
Africa-Turkey Partnership Cooperation Framework

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Description of the Subject: Africa-Turkey Economic Partnership

In 2008 took place the Summit for the creation of the “Africa-Turkey Partnership” like a “new model of long-term partnership to enhance a sustainable development and integration in Africa.” In this submit was adopted:

  1. Istanbul Declaration
  2. Framework for Cooperation Africa-Turkey

The second summit took place in Malabo (Equatorial Guinea) in 2014, adopting the Joint Implementation Plan (2015-19).

For the Turkish Government, Africa is a fundamental pillar of his foreign policy.

  1. Turkey defines himself as an “Afro-Eurasian country.”
  2. In 2005, the Turkish Government declared the “Year of Africa.”
  3. Turkey participates in the African Union as observer status
  4. In 2005, the African Union declared Turkey “a strategic partner of Africa.”
  5. In 2008, the African Development Bank (AfDB) accepted Turkey as non-regional member

The objectives of the Africa-Turkey Partnership are:

  1. To boost bilateral relations and foreign trade between Turkey and the African Countries
  2. To support regional integration in Africa and African Institutions, in particular to the African Union
  3. To assist in democracy, peace and good governance

Foreign Trade between the African Countries and Turkey:

  1. Total trade Turkey-Africa: 23.4 billion dollars
  2. Total trade Turkey-Sub-Saharan Africa: 7.5 billion dollars

The Africa-Turkey Partnership belongs to the

  1. African Civilisation
  2. Islamic Civilisation (Central Eurasian Economic Area).
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