Report on the forum on progress and prospects in the implementation of protocols in Southern Africa
As part of its multi-year programme for 2008-09 with the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), the ECA Office in Southern Africa (ECA-SA) convened a Forum at the Cresta Golfview Hotel in Lusaka, Zambia from 29 to ...
Workshop discusses trade issues in Southern Africa
A workshop on the impact of international trade talks on southern Africa, convened by the Economic Commission for Africa, has discussed ways to improve the region’s access to global trade opportunities. The event, organised ...
African statistical yearbook 2000 = Annuaire statistique pour l' Afrique 2000 : vol. I, Part 2 - West Africa = Partie 2 - Afrique de l'Ouest
The 2000 African Statistical Yearbook presents data arranged on a country basis for 15 African members States. This publication which constitutes the second part of Volume I covers the fifteen countries in West Africa. ...
Rapport sur les conditions économiques et sociales en Afrique Centrale, 2000: l'intégration et le financement du commerce intra sous-régional
Cette tendance s’est prolongée également en Afrique centrale (comprenant les six pays de la CEMAC plus Sao Tomé & Principe) où il a été enregistré dans l’ensemble un taux de croissance de 4,0% à la fin de 2000.
Unlocking Africa's trade potential in the global economy : policy paper
After fi fty years of very signifi cant progress, the future of the multilateral system of trade negotiations is currently surrounded by great uncertainty. Th e collapse of the Cancun World Trade Organization (WTO) ...
TICAD framework to strategic collaboration in trade and investment between Africa and Asia
The TICAD framework for strategic cooperation in trade and investment between Africa and Asia is presented in this paper as the basis for enhanced partnership as spelled out in the Millennium Development Goal 8 for the ...
Annual regional consultation of UN agencies working in Africa
First, the core institutional mandate of the WTO, as a rules-based system, is trade liberalisation. Eliminating trade barriers significantly increases the medium to long-term trade development prospects of countries. Trade ...