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.
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 ...
Compendium of emerging good practices in gender mainstreaming : volume II
With regard to aid, recent trends in the establishment of a new aid architecture driven by partnerships between donors and partner countries demonstrate the significant changes that are taking place in the context of ...
Interim economic partnership agreements point to the classic regional trade agreements after all : should African countries really be worried
In a departure from some previous studies on the EPAs negotiations that have focused on economic analysis; this paper starts from the premise that for the EU, the EPAs are international trade policy tools in the same ...
Delivering as one for Africa
drawing increasing international attention and a significant expansion of the activities of the United Nations (UN) in Africa in recent years1. But the seriousness of the challenges and the response to them require the UN ...
Training on data Collection and analysis for the follow-up MDGs' : the case study of Cameroon
This paper focuses on training on data collection and analysis for the follow-up of MDGs. The case study of Cameroon. The study gives a picture of the labor force structuring the working age population into: unoccupied and ...
Analyse des rapports de pays : mise en oeuvre des lignes d'action du sommet mondial sur la société de l'information en Afrique
Le présent rapport, qui est établi dans le cadre de l’Initiative «Société de l’information en Afrique», fait partie du programme de travail qu’exécute la Commission économique pour l’Afrique pour mettre en œuvre les résultats ...
The Committee on Development Information, Science and Technology (CODIST): Terms of Reference (TOR)
This paper is a Terms of Reference (TOR), of the First Session of the Committee on Development Information, Science and Technology (CODIST-I), which took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 28 April – 01 May 2009.
Theme: scientific development, innovation and the knowledge economy : concept note
This document is a concept note of The First Session of the Committee on Development Information, Science and Technology (CODIST-I), with the Theme: scientific development, innovation and the knowledge economy, which took ...
Draft communiqué: sixth session of the committee on trade, regional cooperation and integration
This paper focused on the draft communiqué on the sixth session of the committee on trade, regional cooperation and integration.