Faced with energy insecurity, dwindling natural resources and pollution challenges, African countries must put in place appropriate strategies for designing future development, using suitable techn
Africa has 2,110 living languages and 3,315 ethnic groups. In every African country, the population practices at least two religions.
The Mutual Review of Development Effectiveness is an exercise in mutual accountability undertaken jointly by ECA and the OECD following a request of NEPAD Heads of State and Government in 2003.
The overall objective is to assess the socio-economic impacts of EVD not only on the countries with widespread and intense transmission, but West Africa more widely and the continent as a whole—bot
This Capacity Development Strategy articulates how the Economic Commission for Africa, in acknowledged areas of competence, supports its member States, the African Union, regional economic communit
Welcome to the 2015 edition of the ECA Publications Catalogue.
Cancelling the external debt of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, the three countries hardest
Morocco is one of UNECA’s Member States that have made great achievements in terms of environmental management and environmental education in recent years.
Africa is a hotspot of vulnerability to the adverse impacts of human-induced climate change.
2011: start of the Tunisian revolution
Gafsa mining basin
This document contains a synthesis of the outcome of research performed on the existence of youth rights among young people aged 15 to 24 in the ve countries of the Arab Maghreb Union in the framew
This report provides a sub-regional picture of energy access and security, reviews case studies from some s
The 17th meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of the Economic Commission for Africa Sub regional Office for West Africa (ECA/SRO-WA) was held on 3 and 4 March 2014 in Yamouss
Le Bureau sous-régional pour l’Afrique de l’Ouest de la Commission Economique des Nations Unies pour l’Afrique (CEA) a organisé du 28 Février au 1er mars 2014 à Yamoussoukro (Côte d’Ivoire) une réu
Economic Report on Africa 2014 Media Kit
Performance on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) has varied by country and region; some regions are closer to meeting the targets, while others such as Africa are not as close.
Africa’s achievements over the last decade are noteworthy.
How is the performance of Africa in achieving the Millennium Development Goals perceived as being a glass half full or a glass half empty?