Draft outcomes of the Pan African implementation and Partnership Conference on Water
The aim of the pan-African conference was to determine how to urgently strengthen water governance in our region in order to collectively meet the WSSD targets and the millennium development goals on safe drinking water ...
Institutional inefficiency, income inequality and fiscal policy
The paper develops a simple theoretical framework for the analysis of the interaction between institutional inefficiency, income inequality, government stability and re-distributive fiscal policy. Theoretical predictions ...
Optimal Commodity Taxation Efficiency and Equity Aspects.
This document focused on fiscal policy and growth in Africa: fiscal federalism, decentralization and the incidence of taxation.
Labour markets and employment in southern Africa: the employment, poverty and development nexus
This paper focused on the labor markets and employment in Southern Africa, the employment, poverty and development nexus.
Projet de rapport de la réunion du Sous-Comité de la géo-information
Le Sous-comité de la géo-information s'est réuni du 12 au 15 mai 2003. Un atelier sur la mise en place d'un comité permanent des infrastructures de données spatiales en Afrique s'est tenu Ies 10 et 11 mai. D'autres ateliers ...
The Doha Round and African development : turning words into deeds
Internal and external factors have contributed to the region s low participation and influence in world trade. The internal factors include: inappropriate domestic economic and social policies; and the lack of progress in ...
Genre et gouvernance des processus de TIC
Le présent contexte de Genre et gouvernance des processus de TIC présente les TIC enjeu stratégique en termes de capacité dépression et de coopération. Les femmes et les sociétés civile aussi être a la table des négociations, ...
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 ...
Report : key components of pro-poor growth strategies
The number of people living in absolute poverty in Africa is projected to increase from 380 million in 1998 to 451 million in 2015. Reversing this trend will require accelerating the rate of economic growth. Many countries ...
Statistics and indicators in the fields of human rights and governance: METAGORA
In the course of the last four years a huge amount of resources and energy has been invested in launching and supporting the so-called Monteux/Munich/Merida process. This process aims at strengthening the use of statistics, ...