The challenge of HIV/AIDS and poverty on the struggle for gender equality and the empowerment of women : summary on (draft)
This document focused on the summary of the challenge of HIV/AIDS and poverty on the struggle for gender equality and the empowerment of women.
Tackling women's poverty for economic growth and development in Africa
This edition of Gender Net is an appropriate sequel to the previous edition, which focused mainly on women's economic rights and the gender biases in access to and control over economic assets. It will be recalled that ...
Collaboration between ECA and national statistical offices and other institutions for conducting continuous household surveys and applying gender aware modeling in Africa
This document focused on the collaboration between ECA and National Statistical offices and other institutions for conducting continuous household surveys and applying gender-aware modeling inAfrica.
Technical guideline for knowledge-sharing : the Community of Practice for poverty reduction strategies and MDGs
This manual provides technical guidelines to understand the composition, networking and roles of the practitioners or Communities of Practices (CoPs) specialized on Poverty Reduction Strategies(PRS) and the Millennium ...
Principes directeurs relatifs au renforcement de la gouvernance économique et des entreprises en Afrique: version définitive
Les présents principes directeurs ont été élaborés par la CEA à la demande du Comité des Chefs d’Etat et de gouvernement chargé de la mise en oeuvre du Nouveau Partenariat pour le développement de l’Afrique (NEPAD). Lors ...
Supporting Africa's regional integration: the African diaspora -Prototype pan-Africanists or parochial village-aiders?: executive summary
The paper first takes a brief look at the African diaspora in historical perspective and its relation with pan-Africanist ideas and ideals. Then the paper presents some data on the numbers and types of Africans in the ...
Assessing the girl child
In promoting information on national development policies and strategies, the African Centre for the Woman (ACW) expects this report to help strengthen the ongoing dialogue with the national, regional, subregional and ...
Wheels of change: champions in the SADC gender agenda
The initiative of SADC and the Economic Commission for Africa Southern Africa Sub-Regional Office (ECA-SA) is to profile the lives and works of such champions of equality whose efforts have contributed to the improvement ...
ECA : business plan 2007-2009
Early in March this year, I commissioned a task force to review the strategic direction, programmes, organizational structure, management and administrative processes of the Commission. The task force completed its work ...
African development forum V
This paper focuses on Africa’s development forum V. Africa's youth population as a proportion of the total is increasing and projected to be over 50% by 2015, due to the high fertility rate underlying the demographic ...