The flow of resources to women in Africa in the context of the food and debt crisis
The basically agrarian nature of African economies finds reflection in the structure of exports9 which is dominated by a few commodities. This concentration .on. a handful of commodities makes African economies vulnerable ...
The African approach to the second UNCTAD conference
The relevance of the UNCTAD to African trade problems has been examined in an earlier paper. This document made it clear that African trade problems had to be seen in the context of economic growth. It comprised an account ...
Special measures in favour of the least developed among the developing coutries
The complex problems facing developing countries can be viewed from many angles. Different questions can be asked and different approaches, chosen. This note, which is a first general response to a recommendation of the ...
Credit and direct private investment for the enhancement of women entrepreneurs' participation in the global economy : report on the investment forum
This paper focuses on the report on the investment forum on the theme of Credit and direct private investment for the enhancement of women entrepreneurs’ participation in the global economy.
Review of external trade statistics problems in Africa : note by the secretariat
The basic document for discussion of commodity classification is "External Trade Statistics" (E/CN.14/STAT/L.17), prepared by the Statistical Office of the United Nations.
Report of Tenth Conference of African Ministers of Trade
World trade increased by 14 percent in 1988 against a mere 2.6 per cent for Africa's trade. Africa's external trade balance has been constantly in deficit since 1980. Furthermore, Africa's internal trade as well as its ...
Long-term trade and payment arrangements in Africa
This note is also of an exploratory character. Its purpose is essentially to throw some light on various economic, legal and policy aspects of modern tendencies in the field of trade and payments agreements. Since a great ...
Evolution du commerce Intra-Africain
Les pays africains et leurs communautés économiques régionales (CER) poursuivent le processus d'intégration dans le cadre d’un continuum de zones de libre-échange, d’unions douanières et de marchés communs. En fin de compte, ...
Report of the conference of African ministers of trade
The meeting was; attended by representatives of the following countries! Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republics Chad, Comoros, Congo, Cote d’ivoires, Djibouti.-, ...
Progress report of the African training and research center for women April 1986 - April 1987
The progress report presented by the African Training and Research Centre for Women (ATRCW) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in this document is part of the efforts to co-ordinate and harmonize ...