Africa House/CTED Highlight Video:


Ghana Commodities Exchange (GCX) Trading Commences in Accra with President of Ghana

November 6, 2018, Accra, Ghana


Economic Theory and Commodities Research Highlighted at the UAE Official Trade and Investment Mission to Ghana

September 4-5, 2018, Accra, Ghana


Inauguration of the Kumawu Palace Museum with Barima Sarfo Tweneboa Kodua (Kumawumanhene) and Ghana Minister of Culture, Tourism and Creative Arts, Hon. Elizabeth Ofosu-Adjare

December 21, 2015 Kumawu, Ghana

News Articles about the Inauguration:

Unlocking Africa’s rural tourism potential is crucialGhana News Agency, December 23, 2015

The Kumawu Palace Museum,” Ghanaweb, December 30, 2015

Unlocking Africa’s rural tourism potential is crucial,” B & FT Online, December 28, 2015


Yaw Nyarko Signs MOU with Ethiopian Commodities Exchange (ECX) on Behalf of NYU Africa House, the Development Research Institute (DRI), and the Center for Technology and Economic Development (CTED) to conduct a research evaluation of the ECX. Mr. Bemnet Aschenaki, Chief Strategy Officer of ECX, and Nyarko presented the objectives and scope of the partnership in a press conference at ECX offices in Addis Ababa.

July 2012


Yaw Nyarko Hosts Eleni Gabre-Madhin, Chief Executive Officer of the Ethiopia Commodity Exchange (ECX) for a presentation on “The Making of a Market: How the Ethiopia Commodity Exchange Came to Be”

April 27, 2011