Expert group meeting "equal participation of women and men in decision-making processes, with particular emphasis on political participation and leadership"
This paper discusses the participation of women in the political life of a nation constitutes an important step towards democratization. Among other things, women's participation ensures diversity in contributions to ...
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 ...
A bird cannot fly with just one wing : towards a gender-balanced trading system
Although we know that women are the majority of the poor and low skilled workers, there is very little known on the impact of trade liberalization on them, partly because of lack of gender-disaggregated data in trade ...
The impact of Chinese Investment and and Trade on Nigeria economic growth
This paper examines the impact of Chinese foreign direct investment and bilateral trade with Nigeria economic growth.The study use an augmented aggregate production function (APF) growth model, three methods are performed ...
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.
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 ...
Monitoring aid for trade in Africa : assessment of the effectiveness of the aid for trade
This paper tries to fill the gap on the effects of Aid for Trade on trade capacity constraints and trade performance outcomes in Africa. Using data on specific categories of aid for trade, which is matched with specific ...
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 ...