Youth forum to address Africa's transformational agenda as AU marks golden jubilee
The month of May will be marked by celebrations to mark 50 years since the establishment of the Organization for African Unity, now the African Union, around the theme: “Pan Africanism and African Renaissance.” To mark the ...
Address by Dr. Adebayo Adedeji
Experts confident that Africa can claim the 21st Century
African Economic Policy experts opened their annual meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia today with the firm belief that the continent can become a pole for global growth and thereby claim the 21st century. United Nations ...
Illicit financial flows from Africa
The High Level Panel on Illicit Financial Flows (IFF) has concluded a three-day consultation with a wide range of stakeholders in Nigeria, aimed at a better understanding of the damaging effects of illicit financial flows ...
ECA and the Gambia sign agreement in support of the Gambia's programme for accelerated growth and development
The Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, Government of the Gambia and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding that aims to support the Gambia’s Programme for ...
Prime minister Zenawi opens ministerial session on Africa's global growth pole agenda
The Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Meles Zenawi opened the fifth Joint Annual Meeting of the AU Conference of Ministers of Economy and Finance and the ECA Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic ...
African countries urged to join efforts in shaping the post-2015 development agenda
The 13th session of the Regional Coordination Mechanism kicked off in Addis Ababa with a strong call to clearly identify Africa’s priorities for the post-2015 development agenda and ensure that the continent’s perspectives ...
ECA will push for a harmonized energy platform in Central Africa - Janneh
UN Under-Secretary General and Executive Secretary of ECA, has called upon a host of Congolese ministers and experts from across Central Africa to count on ECA’s unwavering technical support in the development of the sub ...
Le secteur privé en Afrique à besoin d'appui
Le partenariat du secteur Public–privé est indispensable dans le processus de transformation économique dit la Commission Economique pour l’Afrique (CEA). Parlant lors de l’ouverture inaugurale du Forum Economique de ...
North Africa can contribute to making the African continent become a pole of growth
How to optimize the role that North Africa can play to help unleash the Continent’s potential as a growth pole in the world? This is the theme around which will be held the 27th session of the Intergovernmental Committee ...