Financing for pro-poor health policies: an inquiry into making financing health policies work for the poor
The purpose of this paper is to highlight and get deeper understanding of what kind of health policies is more beneficial for the poor. It aims at provoking discussion on the reach of health policies for the poor and the ...
A Technical report on a gender-aware macroeconomic model for evaluating impacts of policies on poverty reduction in Africa: the case for South Africa: part II: construction of the model and policy simulation results
This paper reports on the development and testing of a gender-aware Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) commutable general equilibrium model for South Africa to analyze the impact of fiscal policies and exogenous shocks ...
Government revenue implications of trade liberalization in Africa: by Prof. Akpan H.Ekpo University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State Nigeria
This paper examines the effects of trade liberalization on government revenue in Africa; using secondary data, it argues that African countries must be cautious because trade liberalization may lead to revenue loss; to ...
Draft report of CODI III
The third meeting of the committee on Development Information was held at the headquarters of the Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa, from 12 to 11 May 2003.
A technical report on a gender-aware macroeconomic model for evaluating impacts of policies on poverty reduction in Africa : the case for South Africa
There is a growing recognition that macroeconomic and adjustment policies may have quite different effects on men and women. The Beijing Platform for Action from the 1995 Fourth United Nations World Conference on Women ...
ICT visioning statement
The current crisis in Palestine has impacted the local economy in a drastic way, many businesses have closed or physically destroyed by the Israeli occupation army, unemployment and poverty have substantially increased. ...
In February 2003, United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Kofi Annan announced his intention to establish the Commission on HIV/AIDS and Governance in Africa (CHGA). The strategic aims of CHGA are: (i) to assess the complex ...
ICTs in the fight against HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia: Analysis of current state and needs assessment
Information and Communications Technology (lCT) offers potentially powerful tools to improve the fight against HIV/AIDS. ICT provides opportunities for innovative solutions, raising the visibility of issues and enabling ...
Analyse du document stratégique de reduction de la pauvreté de Madagascar
Le présent rapport est structure de la manière suivante : la première partie traite du contenu du DSRP malgache en matière d'analyse de la pauvreté ; la seconde section examine le processus de préparation du DSRP ; la ...
A Technical report on a gender-aware macroeconomic model for evaluating impacts of policies on poverty reduction in Africa: the case for South Africa: part I: building of an extended gender-aware social accounting matrix
The African Center for Gender and Development (ACDG) of the United Nation Economic Commission for Africa (UN-ECA) in collaboration with Laval University aim to develop a macroeconomic framework that integrates both market ...