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Economic Report on Africa 2004
Unlocking Africa’s Trade Potential
After fifty years progress, the future of the multilateral system of trade negotiations is surrounded by uncertainty. Th e collapse of the Cancun World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial Meeting in...
The African Gender and Development Index 2004
The African Gender and Development Index (AGDI) is a tool that maps the extent of gender inequality in Africa and assesses government performance. It consists of two parts, the quantitative Gender...
Assessing Regional Integration in Africa I
African leaders now recognize more than ever the urgency of accelerating Africa’s integration, especially given the challenges of regionalism amid globalization. The World Trade Organization’s rules...
Mainstreaming Mineral Wealth in Growth and Poverty Reduction Strategies
Many studies claim that mineral resources impact negatively on economic growth particularly in developing countries. This paper briefly reviews this argument (the natural resources curse hypothesis)...
Harmonization of Mining Policies, Standards, Legislative and Regulatory Frameworks in Southern Africa
International experience has demonstrated that a properly structured and administered minerals industry has potential to generate substantial benefits to individual economies and regions. Apart from...
Minerals Cluster Policy Study in Africa
Pilot Studies of South Africa and Mozambique
This report forms the pilot study component of a broader initiative undertaken by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) to identify and Tcharacterize the role of the minerals...
Economic Report on Africa 2002
Tracking Performance and Progress
Economic Report on Africa 2002 is the third in an annual series that reviews the continent’s economic performance and near-term prospects. Targeted to African and global policymakers, the reports are...
Economic Report on Africa 2000
Transforming Africa’s economies
Africa made impressive economic progress in the 1990s. In the second half of the decade real GDP growth averaged 4% a year, and several countries sustained double-digit growth. The climate became...
NEPAD has been conceived by African Heads of State as a development framework that will do precisely these things, hence the emphasis on partnership. It is based on the realisation that Africa has...
Regional Review Meeting on “WSIS+10 and Beyond: Outcomes and Perspectives for Africa” Regional Review Meeting on “WSIS+10 and Beyond: Outcomes and Perspectives for Africa”
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) organized an Africa regional ten-year review of the implementation of the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS+10) on...

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