Interactions of the African Economic Area

EENI- School of International Business

Sub-subject Sub-subject: Interactions of the African Civilisation with other civilisations. Syllabus:

Analysis of the Economic Interactions of the African Civilisation with

  1. Islamic Civilisation
  2. Hindu Civilisation
  3. Western Civilisation
  4. Sinic Civilisation
  5. Buddhist Civilisation
  6. Orthodox Civilisation

Map Civilisations and integration

We Trust in Africa

Course

Subject “Interactions of the Economic Area of the African Civilisation with the World” is studied...
  1. Doctorates: Africa, Religions and Business, Islamic Countries, Asia
  2. Masters (online): Sub-Saharan Africa, International Business, Muslim Countries, Asia, Economic Relations

Languages of study: English or French Civilisation Africaine Portuguese Civilizações and integração Spanish Africa Interacciones

Description Sub-Subject Description: Interactions of the African Civilisation with other civilisations.

African International Relations

Interactions of the African Civilisation with the Islamic Civilisation.

Analysis of the International Relations of Africa and the interactions between the different Economic Areas of the African Civilisation:

  1. West African Economic Area
  2. Central African Economic Area
  3. Southern African Economic Area
  4. East African Economic Area
  5. Maghrebian Economic Area

Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, the Comoros, Ivory Coast, Egypt, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Libya, Mali, Morocco, Malawi, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, and Djibouti are members of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). Namely, twenty-seven of the fifty-seven members of the OIC are African countries. These countries are also members of:

  1. The Islamic Centre for the Development of Trade
  2. The Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation
  3. The Islamic Chamber of Commerce
  4. The Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre

Trade Preferential System among the Member States of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC-TPS)

  1. Of all African countries, only Morocco has signed the Framework Agreement + PRETAS (Protocol on the Preferential Tariff Scheme) + Rules of origin
  2. Seventeen African countries (Egypt, Guinea, Mauritania, Niger, Sudan, Somalia, Tunisia, Sierra Leone, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, the Comoros, Djibouti, Benin, Nigeria, and Ivory Coast) have signed the Framework Agreement + PRETAS
  3. Chad, Gabon, Libya, Senegal, and Uganda only have signed the Framework Agreement
  4. Algeria, Mali, Mozambique, and Togo they not yet ratified the Agreement.

Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Niger, Chad, Benin, Algeria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Gambia, Mali, Nigeria, the Comoros, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, and Egypt are members of the Islamic Development Bank

All the African countries are beneficiaries of the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA), the African countries members of the Arab League are also members of the BADEA.

Algeria, the Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Somalia, Sudan, and Tunisia are members of the Arab League, namely, ten of the twenty-one members of the Arab League are African countries.

All the nations of the African Union and all the countries of the Arab League are part of the Afro-Arab Cooperation

Algeria, the Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Tunisia belongs to the Summit of South American-Arab Countries (ASPA) and the Asia-Middle East Dialogue (AMED).

Egypt, Morocco, and Tunisia are part of the Agadir Agreement

Mauritius has a Preferential Trade Area with Pakistan.

Turkey has Free Trade Agreements with Morocco and Tunisia

Africa-Turkey Partnership. The African Union considers Turkey as a strategic partner for Africa.

Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Guinea, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Senegal, Sudan, Somalia, Tunisia, Ivory Coast, Sierra Leone, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Uganda, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, the Comoros, Djibouti, Benin, Nigeria, Mozambique, and Togo are the main African countries receptors of the Arab Development Funds.

  1. The African countries of the Arab League are members beneficiaries of the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development and the Arab Monetary Fund
  2. These countries can benefit from the Arab Trade Financing Programme, the Abu Dhabi Fund, and the Kuwait Fund
  3. Algeria, Gabon, Libya and Nigeria are members of the OPEC Fund for International Development

Interactions of the African Civilisation with the economic areas of the Western Christian Civilisation

European

  1. Generalised System of Preferences (SPG) of the EU
    1. African beneficiaries countries of the scheme Everything But Arms (EBA) of the EU are Angola, Chad, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Comoros, Niger, Djibouti, Lesotho, Rwanda, Benin, Equatorial Guinea, Liberia, Eritrea, Madagascar, Sao Tome and Principe, Togo, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Malawi, Senegal, Burundi, Gambia, Mali, Sierra Leone, Uganda, Kenya, Guinea, Mauritania, Somalia, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, Sudan, South Sudan, the Central African Republic, Tanzania, and Zambia
    2. Cape Verde is a beneficiary of the SPG+
  2. All the countries of the sub-Saharan Africa are beneficiaries of the Cotonou Agreement of the European Union (EU)
  3. Egypt and all the Maghrebian countries are part of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership (EUROMED) and the European Neighbourhood Policy (Mauritania is not included)
  4. The EU has Free Trade Agreements (FTA) with Ivory Coast, Cameroon, South Africa, the Southern African Development Community (SADC), and an Association Agreement with Algeria
  5. The European Free Trade Association (EFTA) has a trade agreement with the Southern African Customs Union (SACU).

North American

  1. Almost all African countries (except Sudan or Zimbabwe) are beneficiaries of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) of the United States
  2. The United States also have trade and investment agreements with the UEMOA, the EAC, the COMESA and an FTA with Morocco

Latin American

  1. MERCOSUR-Southern African Development Community (SADC) Trade Agreement
  2. MERCOSUR-Egypt Trade Agreement
  3. All the countries of the African Union are members of the Africa-South America Summit

Interactions of the African Civilisation with the Sinic Civilisation.

Forum on China- Africa cooperation.

Interactions of the African Civilisation with the Hindu Civilisation.

  1. Africa-India Framework for Cooperation
  2. India has an agreement with the Southern Africa Customs Union (SACU)
  3. India-Mauritius Agreement is fundamental and acts as a bridge between India and African markets
  4. India has Free Trade Agreements with several African countries: Angola, Botswana, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Liberia, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Swaziland, the Seychelles, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

Interactions of the African Civilisation with the Buddhist Civilisation.

  1. Africa-Korea Partnership
  2. Japan promotes its relations with Africa through the Tokyo International Conference on African Development

Multi- civilisations interactions of the African Civilisation.

  1. Africa-Asia Strategic Partnership
  2. Cooperation Africa-BRICS (South Africa is a BRICS Country)
  3. The Comoros, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles, South Africa, and Tanzania are members of the Indian-Ocean Rim Association (IORA)

Examples of the subject “Interactions of the African Civilisation with other civilisations”

Samples - African Civilisation

Africa-BRICS Foreign Trade

Tokyo International Conference on African Development

Forum Africa-India Framework for Cooperation

Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA)

Afro-Arab Cooperation

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