Developments in Intra-African trade
African countries and their regional economic communities are pursuing the process of integration along a systematic continuum of Free Trade Areas, Customs Unions and Common Markets. Eventually these efforts should converge ...
Africa review report on chemicals : summary
The United Nations General Assembly resolution 58/218 mandates United Nations Regional Commissions in collaboration with the secretariat of the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD), regional and ...
Africa review report on waste management : main report
The typology of wastes generated in Africa from point and non-point sources encompass industrial, agricultural, sewage, domestic, municipal and other wastes including wastes from the medical, nuclear, electrical and ...
Report on expert sesssion on the eight Africa regional conferenceon women (Beijing + 15)
Report deals on expert session on the eight Africa regional conference on women (Beijing + 15).
Assessment of Progress on Regional Integration in Africa
In the last two decades, African leaders have rekindled their goal of building a strong, united and fully integrated Africa underpinned by political, economic, social and cultural integration. The 1991 Abuja Treaty for ...
Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM)
The consumption of chemicals by all industries and modern society’s reliance on chemicals for virtually all manufacturing processes make chemicals production one of the major and most globalized sectors of the world economy. ...
Research report does debt relief increase public health expenditure? evidence from sub-saharan African HIPCS
The high debt burden of African countries is regularly cited as a major impediment to their ability to invest in health, education, water, sanitation and other essential human development infrastruc¬ture.
Scientific development, innovation and the knowledge economy: premise for development in Africa?
This model assumes that industrialization will be the main driver of growth. Consequently , development is measured essentially by levels of production and consumption, using indicators such as gross domestic product (GDP) ...
Status of aid for trade for Africa issues and state of implementation in Africa : does supply meet demand?
There is a great deal of data about how trade and aid for trade efforts affect the developing world. The OECD, who makes it available for donors, recipient countries and researchers all over the world, holds a great deal ...
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 ...