ECA News coverage

Videos and Radio streams

12 May 2017
https://www.youtube.com/user/sefbonn
What is the view on the European project from the outside? How are the European crises seen in Africa? What will be the impacts of Brexit on developing countries? David Luke, Coordinator of the African Trade Policy Centre (ATPC) at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) gives some insights.
28 April 2017
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqAgC4ANKh7cVuYtwxAjKmw
Movemeback partnered with the LSE Africa Summit on April 1st 2017 to present a series of interviews with some of the most interesting attendees, panelists and presenters. In this series, we will find out what these distinguished individuals think of some of the biggest challenges faced on the Continent.
15 April 2017
https://www.youtube.com/user/CCTVAFRICALIVE
Cameroonian Vera Songwe is the new executive secretary of the UN economic Commission for Africa. Songwe becomes the first woman to head the Addis Ababa based body. The post was previously held by Carlos Lopez. He resigned last year.
14 April 2017
http://fr.africanews.com
Antonio Guterres, secrétaire général des Nations unies a procédé ce vendredi à de nouvelles nominations au poste de secrétaire général régional. Parmi les personnes nommées, la brillante Camerounaise Vera Songwe. Elle devient la première femme à occuper le poste de secrétaire exécutif de la Commission économique pour l’Afrique.
14 April 2017
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1_E8NeF5QHY2dtdLRBCCLA
Cameroonian economist and banking executive Vera Songwe has been appointed the new Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission on Africa (ECA).
8 December 2016
www.cnbcafrica.com
The high interest rate environment designed to protect African currencies in an economic slowdown makes funding agriculture more difficult. At the 11th Africa Economic Conference, CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa discussed driving the growth of agriculture in an economic slowdown with Adam Elhiraika, Director of Macroeconomic Policy Division and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.
6 December 2016
www.cnbcafrica.com
The underdevelopment of Africa's agriculture sector is a real threat to national security across the continent. That's a view expressed by panelists at the 11th Africa Economic Conference held in Abuja. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa spoke to Abdalla Hamdok, Acting Executive Secretary at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and discussed food security and policy making...
6 December 2016
www.cnbcafrica.com
At the 11th edition of Africa Economic Conference, CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa moderates a discussion on the way forward to transforming Africa's agriculture.
6 December 2016
www.cnbcafrica.com
The underdevelopment of Africa's agriculture sector is a real threat to national security across the continent. That's a view expressed by panelists at the 11th Africa Economic Conference held in Abuja. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa spoke to Abdalla Hamdok, Acting Executive Secretary at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and discussed food security and policy making...
6 December 2016
www.cnbcafrica.com/
At the 11th edition of Africa Economic Conference, CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa moderates a discussion on the way forward to transforming Africa's agriculture joined by; Nobel Laureate Economist from Harvard University Eric Maskin; President of the Africa Development Bank Akinwumi Adesina; Nigeria Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Audu Ogbeh and UN Assistant SG& Director...
29 November 2016
http://cctv-africa.com
The UN's Economic Commission for Africa and the AU are hosting the first Africa Trade Week. There's a special focus on the continent's free-trade area. Participants want Africa to exercise inclusive growth to reform their economies.
29 November 2016
http://africa.cgtn.com/
The UN's Economic Commission for Africa and the AU are hosting the first Africa Trade Week. There's a special focus on the continent's free-trade area. Participants want Africa to exercise inclusive growth to reform their economies.
3 November 2016
Ibrahim Ceesay
The Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA) conference series was conceived as an annual forum to enable linkages between climate science and development policy by promoting transparent discussions between key stakeholders in the climate and development community.
19 October 2016
http://cctv-africa.com/
African countries are meeting in Ethiopia for the Climate Change for Development Conference .The meeting is designed to help the continent prepare to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement.

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