Report : Committee on Regional cooperation and Integration Second Session , Addis Ababa, Ethiopia , 7 March 2002
This paper focuses on the report of the second session of the committee on regional cooperation and integration established by resolution 827 (XXXII) of the ECA conference of ministers was held on 7 March 2002 at the ...
Tourism : a viable option for pro-poor growth in Africa ?
Evidence shows that growth alone is not sufficient to stop the marginalization of Africa and to improve the standards of Jiving of its inhabitants. What is necessary for poverty reduction is a strategy of pro-poor growth ...
No need to reinvent the wheel : achieving aid for trade through the almaty programme of action
Many developing countries face supply-side constraints that severely limit their ability to benefit from the multilateral trading system. The situation of landlocked developing countries is of particular concern. Lack of ...
Developments in Intra-African trade
African countries and their regional economic communities are pursuing the process of integration along a systematic continuum of Free Trade Areas, Customs Unions and Common Markets. Eventually these efforts should converge ...
Macroeconomic policy and institutional convergence in member states of Southern African Development Community
This report benefits from an on-going review process involving 14 countries of Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) on macroeconomic convergence. The United Nations Commission for Africa, Southern Africa Office ...
Malawi's dual membership in COMESA and SADC
This report was prepared by ECA team of experts under the general guidance of Ms. Jennifer Kargbo, Director, ECA Sub-Regional Office for Southern Africa, (SRO-SA), Mr. Robert Okello, Director of NEPAD and Regional Integration ...
Leveraging WTO negotiations on trade facilitation to operationalise the almaty programme of action
The Almaty Programme of Action (APoA) was adopted in August 2003 to address the special needs of landlocked developing countries and to establish a new global framework for action for developing efficient transit transport ...
Tax incidence: a micro-simulation approach using acomputable general equilibrium model.
Ten years after implementing the Barcelona process in Tunisia : a new growth regime or improving the efficiency of the existing one
January 1, 2007 marks the eleventh anniversary of the Tunisia-E.U. Free Trade Agreement (FTA). In its short life, this agreement has instigated major changes in the Tunisian economy and has significant consequences on ...