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ECA Policy Brief - Issue 01
Mobilizing domestic tax revenues for development in Africa
One of the key lessons of the 2009 global financial and economic crisis for African countries is the need to pay more attention to domestic resource mobilization. This is because the crisis not only...
ATPC Work in Progress No. 87
An Assessment of the Impact of Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) on the SADC Regional Integration Process
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) dates back from the formation in 1975 of the Frontline States which originally consisted of Botswana, Mozambique and Tanzania, Angola joined in 1976...
ATPC Work in Progress No. 86
Assessing the Impact of Free Trade Agreement (FTA) on the Spread of HIV and vice versa in the SADC Region
Implementation of the SADC Free Trade Agreement (FTA) began in 2000, and was launched in August 2008 fulfilling one of the objectives set under the Protocol on Trade signed in 1996. The FTA is a step...
Minerals and Africa's Development
International Study Group Report on Africa's Mineral Regimes
THIS REPORT ON Africa’s mineral development regimes was prepared by the International Study Group (ISG) established in 2007 by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA...
Recent Trends in National Mechanisms for Gender Equality in Africa
This study presents a situation analysis of the status of national mechanisms in the 53 Member States in Africa over the last five years. It argues that contexts such as economic liberalization...
Les économies de l’Afrique centrale 2011
Après le ralentissement provoqué par la récente crise financière et économique mondiale, la croissance a repris en Afrique centrale. Nos estimations les plus récentes indiquent que le taux de...
West Africa Regional Assessment
The African Union Commission (AUC), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the Africa Development Bank (AfDB), acting as a consortium, have launched a joint initiative to develop...
African Statistics Pocketbook 2011
The 2011 ECA Statistics Pocketbook is the first volume of this publication produced by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).It presents statistical trends for each African country...
First Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDAI) - Final Report
Development First: Addressing Climate Change in Africa
As the impacts of climate change heighten across the globe, the need for solutions to increase the resilience abilities of whole sectors of economies, communities and households, especially in the...
What is the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM)? Why was it created? What are its historical antecedents? What are its implementation achievements, challenges and opportunities? Where will it take...
Under the auspices of the New Partnership for Economic Development (NEPAD), the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) was launched in March 2003 as a selfmonitoring instrument voluntarily acceded to...
Findings from the African Peer Review Mechanism and a Framework for Analysis and Policy-Making
Considered to be the most innovative and important element of African Union’s NEPAD initiative, the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) was launched in March 2003 to address governance challenges...
Diversity Management in Africa: Findings from the African Peer Review Mechanism and a Framework for Analysis and Policy-Making
The Governance and Public Administration Division (GPAD) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) organized an external peer review meeting on the theme “Diversity Management in...
Information on how parliamentarians can participate in APRM
This booklet has been designed by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) to provide Parliamentarians across African continent with information on the African Peer Review Mechanism...
Five year strategic plan
LPI VisionA peaceful and prosperous Africa realized through equitable access, efficient and sustainable utilization of landLPI MissionTo ensure all land users have equitable access to Land and...
Ecotourism in the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Region
An untapped potential with considerable Socio-economic opportunities
Ecotourism is an important and rapidly growing “niche market” within the global tourism industry, which offers an opportunity to develop products that can contribute to national environmental...
South-South and Triangular Cooperation and its implications for the Eastern Africa sub-region
Report for the UN Economic Commission for Africa – Subregional office for Eastern Africa
A vast region, with a number of politically unstable states, eastern Africa nevertheless has displayed potential in grappling with some of those challenges and creating an integrated market to help...
Towards a Sustainable Tourism Industry in Eastern Africa
A Study on the Challenges and Opportunities for Tourism Development
Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are of vital importance for all human societies, and particularly to the African countries that are confronted with multifaceted challenges which range from the most basic needs such as water, health and education, to major problems that threaten Africa in its very foundation. It is an open secret for anyone that at the basis of all knowledge and understanding, it is the “minor information” that serves as the spark that triggers off any action or undertaking:
Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are of vital importance for all human societies, and particularly to the African countries that are confronted with multifaceted challenges which...
A Water and Sanitation Perspective
Progress Report on the Implementation of Regional and International Agendas, including NEPAD and other Special Initiatives, in the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Sub region
The purpose of this report is to take stock of progress achieved by the member countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) with respect to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)...

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