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 ...
Enhancing the effectiveness of fiscal policy for domestic resource mobilization : issues paper
African countries, with the support of their development partners, have taken several actions to boost economic growth, engender development, and enhance prospects for meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by the ...
Overview of economic and social conditions in Africa in 2008
Economic performance in Africa declined in 2008 and is projected to slow steeply in 2009. Africa’s economic downturn is spurred by the financial turmoil that originated in the United States and affected most countries of ...
Note by the secretariat on the Coalition for Dialogue on Africa (CoDA)
The establishment of a Global Coalition for Africa was recommended in the 1989 World Bank study, Sub-Saharan Africa: From Crisis to Sustainable Growth. This recommendation was endorsed by the Ministerial Conference on ...
The global financial crisis : impact, responses and way forward
The global financial and economic crisis presents significant challenges for African countries. It has also exposed weaknesses in the functioning of the global economy and led to calls for the reform of the international ...
Background study on enhancing the effectiveness of fiscal policy for domestic resource mobilization
The purpose of this paper is to consider the relationship between fiscal policy and development financing in Africa. Because of the great diversity across the continent, a study covering all the 53 countries would reveal ...
Draft report of the comittee of experts of the second joint meeting of the AU conference of ministers of economy and finance and ECA conference of AFRICAN ministers of finance, planning and economic developmet
The second Joint Annual Meetings of the AU Conference of Ministers of Economy and Finance and ECA Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development was held in Cairo, Egypt from 2 to 7 June 2009. ...
Ministerial statement : second joint annual meetings of the AU conference of ministers of economy and finance and ECA conference of ministers of finance, planning and economic development
The African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, met in Cairo, Egypt, on 6 and 7 June 2009 for the Second Joint Annual Meeting of the African Union Conference of Ministers of Economy and Finance and the ...
Assessing progress in Africa towards the Millennium Development Goals, 2009
The report further recommends that African Countries should adapt their macroeconomic policies to fit the special circumstances of this time while ensuring that they do not adopt short-term measures that may create ...
Introductory remarks by the rapporteur Mr. Robert Ngei Mule Senior Economist Ministry of State for Planning, National Development and Vision 2030 Republic of Kenya : consideration and adoption of the draft report and draft resolutions of the committee of experts and draft resolutions 5 June 2009 Cairo, Egypt