Compact for African recovery : operationalising the millennium partnership for African recovery programme
The Millennium Partnership for the African Recovery Programme (MAP) is emerging as the African initiative for development, bringing together all partnership initiatives within a single framework. The Compact for African ...
Enhancing the competitiveness of small and medium enterprises in Africa: a strategic framework for institutional support
A key issue for Africa.s economic future is whether and how local enterprises benefit from the liberalisation and globalisation of product markets. Most enterprises are of small or medium size and the problems they face ...
A background paper on engendering budgetary policy and processes : no gender equity, no poverty reduction
This background paper following a desk study by the African Centre for Gender and Development (ACGD) of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) aims to spark policy debate on gender dimensions of the relationship between ...
Operational mechanism for the implementation process : Monitoring and evaluation programme of the African Plan of Action to accelerate the implementation of the Dakar and Beijing Platforms for Action 2000-2004
The Operational Mechanism described below proposes the process whereby the Monitoring and Evaluation Programme of the African Plan of Action could be implemented. Operating within the regional and global framework of the ...
Report of the president of the staff union committee
This report is being presented to the Second cum Third General Assembly of the ECA Staff Union in accordance with Article III/4(b) and (c) of the Statutes. It will be recalled that an interim report was submitted on the ...
Report of the twentieth meeting of the technical preparatory committee of the whole Ninth meeting of the intergovernmental committee of experts : Algiers, Algeria 2-7 May 2001
The twentieth meeting of the Technical Preparatory Committee of the Whole (TEPCOW)/Ninth meeting of the Intergovernmental Group of Experts was held in Algiers, Algeria, from 2 to 7 May 2001. The meeting was formally opened ...
Introductory note on the proposed self-financing mechanism for the southern African development community (SADC)
The purpose of this note is to spell out the requisite steps for operationalizing a self-financing mechanism for SADC, once a decision has been made at policy level to replace the existing system based on assessed contributions ...
The PRSP initiative : implications to Ethiopia
This paper briefly tries to summarize the commonly raised issues concerning the strengths and weaknesses of the PRSP. There are no easy consensuses on the different alternative and sometimes opposing views and the PRSP ...
Nouveau pacte mondial avec l'Afrique: une esquisse
Le nouveau Pacte mondial avec l 'Afrique traite surtout des domaines oil ces mésures sont essentielles pour le démurrage rapide de la croissance et la lutte contre la pauvrète.
A new global compact with Africa : a draft outline
This indicator will measure progress at the sector, national and sub-regional levels towards achieving the goals of regional integration, at the sub-regional levels progress towards the establishment of free trade areas, ...