Lessons learned in the measurement and assessment of governance
Within the last decade, there has been an emerging consensus in Africa that good governance is a sin-qua-non for development. Th is consensus has been crystallized in two major initiatives on the continent.
ECA's contribution to the African peer review mechanism (APRM)
The African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) is a self-monitoring process designed to improve the, quality of governance in African countries and to promote the adoption of policies, standards and practices that will lead to ...
African Governance Report 2005
The African Governance Report (AGR) is the result of extensive research covering governance practices in 27 African countries undertaken by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) through national research institutions, ...
Transforming Africa : an agenda for action
This paper Transforming Africa : an agenda for action. This collection of lectures reflects pinpoint the structural constraints and the policy and institutional weaknesses that must be addressed urgently in several core areas.
Strategies for promoting effective stakeholder participation in the African peer review mechanism
The New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) has been heralded, since its adoption by African Heads of State Summit in Lusaka in July 2001, as Africa’s vision and compact for development in the 21st Century. The ...
The internet governance space : exploring the core issues from Africa's perspectives
The digital divide and its impact on the socio-economic developmental outcomes of developing countries and the issue of the deployment and exploitation of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to support the ...
Rapport sur la Gouvernance en Afrique 2005
Le Rapport sur la gouvernance en Afrique est fondé sur les données et les analyses figurant dans les rapports nationaux sur la gouvernance soumis par les instituts nationaux de recherche missionnés par la Commission ...
Gouvernance pour une Afrique en marche, 11-15 octobre 2004, Addis-Abeba
À la séance d’ouverture du quatrième Forum pour le développement de l’Afrique (ADF IV), le Premier Ministre de l’Éthiopie, Meles Zenawi, a décrit ADF comme étant «la principale tribune permettant un vrai débat intellectuel ...
Workshop on economic and corporate governance and accountability in Southern Africa
The Director of ECA-SA welcomed the participants to the Workshop on Economic and Corporate Governance and Accountability in Southern Africa. Ms Kargbo drew attention to the importance that governance had gained during the ...