Asmita Parshotam

Researcher in the Economic Diplomacy Programme, SAIIA

Asmita is an international trade and development expert, and an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa, having served her legal articles at Bowman Gilfillan Incorporated. She has previously worked at the European Centre for Development Policy Management, where she gained experience working on EU-African development issues, including migration, EU-South African relations and EU joint co-operation strategies. At SAIIA she currently works on issues relating to global value chains, gender and trade, migration, and financing infrastructure development on the African continent. She is a citizen of South Africa.

Bridges news

29 November 2016
Comment l’investissement, par l’intermédiaire de politiques gouvernementales, d’initiatives des donateurs et de partenariats public/privé, est-il utilisé en vue de favoriser l’expansion du secteur agricole tanzanien et d’intégrer les petits exploitants dans les chaînes de valeur ? Ces dernières...
22 November 2016
How is investment via government policies, donor initiatives, and public-private partnerships being harnessed to foster growth in Tanzania’s agricultural sector and integrate smallholder farmers into larger value chains? Tanzania has become a darling of Western donors in recent years, building on...