A program for the advancement of African economics
This is a proposal for the formation of a US-Africa Science Foundation. This foundation will support basic research among scholars based in African universities and research institutions, on the one hand, and scholars based ...
Rapport sur la situation économique et sociale dans la sous-région d'Afrique du Nord 1989 - 1990
La scène internationale a connu une importante évolution caractérisée par la détente, la coopération internationale et la baisse des tensions politiques. Toutefois, cette évolution favorable n'a pas fait .progresser le ...
Report : key components of pro-poor growth strategies
The number of people living in absolute poverty in Africa is projected to increase from 380 million in 1998 to 451 million in 2015. Reversing this trend will require accelerating the rate of economic growth. Many countries ...
Assessing progress in Africa toward the millennium development goals, MDG report 2009
The year 2008 was characterized by three defining crises – the food crisis, the fuel crisis, and the global financial and economic crisis – the ripple effects of which are still being felt in 2009 and the aggregate of which ...
Report on economic and social conditions in Eastern Africa subregion 2003
This document focuses on the report on economic and social conditions in Eastern Africa sub region 2003. The present report was written in a particular context. In the first place, the international community is concerned ...
Updates of the poverty reduction strategies in Uganda : African plenary on PRSs background paper
This document contains information on the Updates of the poverty reduction strategies in Uganda, African plenary on PRSs background paper.
Experiences in growth and employment strategies in Africa, east Asia and Latin America : a comparative analysis
Africa’s past performance and its endowment in resources suggest that the region’s growth prospects are bright. Although some African countries have used good policies and governance to spur unprecedented growth rates ...
Economic and social survey of Africa 1958-1983: executive summary
When the Economic Commission fox Africa was established in 1958, the vast majority of African States were still under the yoke of colonial rule. The scramble for Africa which had resulted in the balkanization of the region ...
Briefing note on ADF '99 and follow-up of the recommendations of CODI 1999
Convinced of the importance of a forum where major stakeholders could gather in order to discuss most crucial developmental issues, to consult with their peers, plan their own strategy and design corresponding action plans, ...