Asia Africa growth corridor – partnership for sustainable and innovative development

This ‘vision document’ conceptualises a framework for the closer cooperation and partnership between Asia and Africa. The idea of Asia Africa Growth Corridor (AAGC) emerged in the joint declaration issued by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in November 2016. The AAGC will envisage people centric sustainable growth strategy, details of which would be evolved through a process of detailed consultations across Asia and Africa, engaging various stakeholders.

Post description

  • Publication year: 2017
  • Content type: Discussion paper
  • Form of cooperation: Comprehensive
  • Cooperation context: Multilateral
  • Region (country): Africa
  • Sector: Multisectoral
  • Institution (publication): Research and Information Systems for Developing Countries (RIS), Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) and the Institute of Developing Economics – Japan External Trade Organisation (IDE-JETRO)
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  • Keywords: Africa-Asia cooperation; South-South cooperation
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