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Africa Regional Integration Index - Report 2016
Regional integration is a development priority for Africa. All Africans, not just policy makers and decision makers, have a role to play in making integration a reality for the continent.Integration...
Inclusive green economy policies for structural transformation in Africa
The present policy brief draws upon an upcoming report by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) entitled “Inclusive green economy and structural transformation in Africa”, prepared in response to...
Enabling measures for an inclusive green economy in Africa
The present policy brief draws from an upcoming joint publication by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the United Nations Environment programme (UNEP) entitled “Means of implementation for...
ECA Policy Brief 010-Enhancing water resource management through an inclusive green economy approach: The case of Lake Victoria Basin
The present policy brief draws from an upcoming report by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), informed by a survey of nine selected projects in the Lake Victoria Basin complemented with...
ECA Policy Brief 009 - Methodologies and tools for integrated assessment of inclusive green economy policies
The present policy brief is informed by an upcoming report of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) entitled “Integrated assessment tools and methodologies for an inclusive green...
ECOWAS at 40 - An assessment of progress towards regional integration in West Africa
This study sought to assess the progress made by ECOWAS toward regional integration. The analysis of the institutional organisation and sectoral policies of ECOWAS has shown that this Community, in...
The Demographic Prole of African Countries
Africa’s demographic dynamics are shaping its present and future development agenda. Perhaps the greatest and most fundamental challenge is to address the economic and social development issues of a...
ASYB 2016
The African Statistical Yearbook 2016 was prepared under the aegis of the African Statistical Coordination Committee set up by major continental organizations dealing with statistical development,...
The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
As a result of sweeping economic reforms, the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has been enjoying unprecedented tourism growth in the recent years. International tourist arrivals have been on a...
Policy brief: Economic Partnership Agreements and the African Continental Free Trade Area
As of June 2016, the Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) have been concluded – but not signed and ratified – in three (3) African regions, namely the East African Community, the Southern African...
MDGs to Agenda 2063/SDGs Transition Report 2016
Towards an integrated and coherent approach to sustainable development in Africa
Africa has made important strides in implementing the MDGs. Significant progress has been recorded on at least five of the eight MDGs: MDG2 – primary school enrolment; MDG3 – gender equality and...
Africa Partnership Facility for NDC
Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) are the cornerstone of the Paris Agreement, and aim to limit the increase in global average temperature, to below 2°C, and preferably below 1.5°C...
Policy Brief 15 The Paris Agreement - The future relevance of UNFCCC-backed carbon markets for Africa
Key MessagesA fresh start for international climate policy: The Paris Agreement removes policy uncertainty and ensures that carbon market mechanisms will continue to be an important part of the...
African Youth climate change
Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time. The Paris Agreement lays out long-term ambitions for climate change response and urges the engagement of non-State actors, especially...
Food trade in Africa in the context of climate change
The threats of climate change to Africa’s already fragile food systems, compounded by the continent’s low adaptive capacity, are well rehearsed. A projected 20-30 per cent fall in crop...
Macroeconomic policy for structural transformation of African economies
Macroeconomic policy as an engine for transformation
African economies are slowly transforming but at a low pace compared to their potential and development aspirations. It is now recognized that one of the contributing factors has been the...
Industrializing through trade
Trade as a catalyst for Africa’s structural transformationInclusive and transformative development strategies are essential for translating Africa’s recent growth momentum into meaningful...
Broadening the participation of the local private sector in Africa’s construction and energy sectors through modern industrial policy
Expanding the role of local players in major infrastructure projects is a major challenge in Africa. The domestic private sector is notably absent in the construction and energy...
Institutions and service delivery in a developmental State
The emergence of developmental States in AfricaOut of the failed experiences of the structural adjustment programme of the 1980s and 1990s emerged a group of African leaders determined...
Unmasking governance and the roles of international players in corruption in Africa
Governance mattersThe April 2016 revelations in the “Panama Papers” brought into renewed focus the efforts of many Africans over the past few years to draw the attention of world...

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