YTJN at the Pan-African Network Conference on Fighting Illicit Financial Flows in Africa

The fight against IFFs is integral in ensuring that all illicit movements of capital from developing countries are regulated, so that they can no longer erode the public finance, governance, and progress of developing countries.

EALA moves motion to fast-track the harmonization of tax policies in the EAC

Harmonizing the tax policies is meant to eliminate tax distortions and facilitate the free movement of goods, services, capital, and workforce, facilitate cross-border trade and investment, and enhance tax compliance and enforcement.

Accelerating Regional Integration And Youth Participation In The Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)

The main objective of the theme of the year 2023 is to secure the commitment of all stakeholders to speed up the implementation of the AfCFTA and fast-track the overall economic integration of the continent.

Leveraging Equitable Domestics Resource Mobilization For Sustainable Regional Integration

The dialogue was focused on assessing the progress towards regional integration in the east African Community.

Southern Africa Consultative Meeting The Inform The AfCFTA Protocols On Women & Youth In Trade & The Protocol On Digital Trade

Mr Muhereza Allan Murangira, the Team Leader of YTJN opined that currently, the dilemma is with Partner States systematically removing tariff barriers to facilitate trade vis-à-vis the same Partner States retaining sufficient domestic resources to enable them finance their budgets to provide essential services to the youth and also contribute to the AfCFTA Adjustment Fund. He implored Partner States to the AfCFTA to double their efforts in curbing illicit financial flows which would boost their domestic resource envelope to deal with this dilemma.