Integrating Africa is the AfDB Group’s blog on regional integration in Africa. It chronicles the issues arising from African countries’ efforts as they work to pool resources and integrate their economies for the development of their regional and individual economies. Read More

Olumide Abimbola

Olumide Abimbola is Trade Expert at the Regional Integration and Trade Division of the African Development Bank. He did his PhD on informal trade and regional integration at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology in Germany. He has also been a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Neuchatel in Switzerland. He has published on informal trade, cross-border relations and regional integration.


Intégration financière régionale et coordination monétaire dans la Zone monétaire de l’Afrique de l’Ouest et dans la Communauté de l’Afrique de l’Est

Le department du NEPAD, Intégration régionale et Commerce (ONRI) de la Banque africaine de développement a récemment publié une étude sur les défis de l'intégration financière régionale et de la coordination monétaire dans la zone monétaire ouest-africaine et la Communauté de l'Afrique de l'Est. Les éditeurs du blog Intégration de l'Afrique Calvin Manduna et Olumide Abimbola ont interviewé l'auteur Gabriel Mougani pour discuter des objectifs et certaines des principales conclusions de l'étude.


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