Borderless Africa

Author(s): Francis Mangeni, Andrew Mold
Publication Number: ECES-SB238
Issued in: 2023


The African Continental Free Trade Area, established in 2018, represented a monumental step forward for Africa in terms of meeting longstanding aspirations for greater economic and political integration. But it has nonetheless been met with scepticism in some quarters, both within the continent and beyond. ‘Borderless Africa’ makes the case for the AfCFTA in an accessible and compelling way, without shying away from technical and academic debates