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Aligning the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and Agenda 2063 with planning frameworks in Africa
The year 2016 will usher in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its Sustainable Development Goals, a new development agenda anchored by the three dimensions of sustainable...
Financial Regulation for Inclusive Growth in Africa
The financial services sector has often been seen as playing a crucial role in funding development. Historical experience and academic literature, however, are far from clear on how growth in...
Theoretical foundation for the macroeconomic model
The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) model has been developed to assist countries in implementing a sustainable development plan. It is characterized by a long run neoclassical...
Strategies and policies for the integration of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises into the industrialization process in Southern Africa
Following the adoption of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Industrialization Strategy in 2015, Southern African countries have come to recognize that micro, small...
Integration in Southern Africa: The role, prospects and progress of the Tripartite Free Trade Area
The present study focuses on the development and conclusion of negotiations for the Tripartite Free Trade Area, which brings together the member states of the Common Market for ...
Promoting growth and economic transformation in Southern Africa: The challenges and implications of declining commodity prices
Heavy reliance on primary commodities has rendered many of the economies of Southern Africa vulnerable to fluctuations in international markets as shown by the case of the region’s...
Blue Economy, Inclusive Industrialization and Economic Development in Southern Africa
Oceans and seas cover 72 per cent of the surface of planet Earth and are home to 95 per cent of the Earth’s living organisms. The world’s oceans are essential to life on the planet,...
Identifying priority products and value chains for standards harmonization in Africa
Technical Study
The Agreement Establishing the African Continen­tal Free Trade Area entered into force on 30 May 2019. The operational phase of the Agreement was launched on 7 July 2019 and tariff dismantle­ment...
Trade facilitation in North Africa for enhanced regional economic integration: challenges, opportunities and the way forward
Over recent years, the issue of trade facilitation has emerged as an important element of multilateral, regional, and bilateral trade debates. The growing importance of this issue has...
2020 Review of progress made on the Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries for the Decade 2011–2020
Of all the regions of the world, Africa has the greatest number of least developed countries (LDCs). The Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries for the Decade 2011–2020 is therefore of...
State of the Climate in Africa
Temperatures in Africa have been rising in recent decades at a rate comparable to that of most other continents and thus somewhat faster than global mean surface temperature, which incorporates a...
Reforms to improve taxation of multinational enterprises in Africa
This policy brief analyses the problems facing Africa related to ‘base erosion and profit shifting’ by multinational corporations.2 It builds on the Report of the High Level Panel on...
Reactions and Outlook to COVID-19 In Southern Africa - October 2020
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), through its sub-regional office for Southern Africa (SRO-SA) and the African Trade Policy Centre (ATPC), together with International Economics...
Economic Report on Africa 2019: Fiscal Policy fo Financing Sustainable Development in Africa
Fiscal Policy for Financing Sustainable Development in Africa
Africa is at a critical juncture in its development trajectory. Policies adopted now will determine how quickly the continent accelerates growth and creates prosperity for all. In 2015, African...
Women’s Health in Ethiopia: Facts & Figures
January 2019
Healthy population is essential to achieving an empowered, inclusive and transformed Ethiopia, leaving no one behind. This powerful linkage between women’s health and development is valid worldwide....
Policy brief 18 - Using a nexus approach to improve climate resilience and benefit society, the economy and the environment
Using a nexus approach to improve climate resilience and benefit society, the economy and the environment
“Nexus thinking” is an approach that recognizes the critical interdependence of food, energy and water in an increasingly resource constrained world. Understanding and improving how these resources...
Policy brief 19 - Making every dollar count how investing in climate information pays dividends for the key socioeconomic sectors of Africa
A new framework – the first of its kind – developed by the African Climate Policy Centre can provide Governments of climate dependent countries with clear social and economic returns for investing in...
Climate Research for Development (CR4D) Report of the Regional Climate Research Partnership (RCRP) Workshop for East Africa (EA)
A workshop is successfully held in Nairobi from 30-31march 2016 with the primary objective of scoping and assessing of user-driven climate re-search priorities for Eastern and Horn of Africa to...
Climate Research for Development in Africa Programme strategy (2019–2023)
Science-informed  and  evidence-based  policy,  planning  and  practices  are  essential  to  ensuring African development is sustainable and more...
Climate Research for Development in Africa Programme strategy (2019–2023)
Science-informed  and  evidence-based  policy,  planning  and  practices  are  essential  to  ensuring African development is sustainable and more...

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