Executive secretary meets African Ambassadors for second quarterly briefing
Author(s)/Corporate Author (s)United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa.;
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The Executive Secretary of ECA, Mr. Carlos Lopes, held his second quarterly briefing with African ambassadors to exchange views on the work of the Commission. The meetings continue to be a sounding board on how ECA is responding to the interests and demands of its member states. Mr. Lopes briefed the ambassadors on activities and achievements of the ECA during the past quarter, including an update on the ECA reform process, knowledge products generated, consensus building efforts and technical assistance provided to member states and RECs. The ambassadors welcomed Mr. Lopes’ efforts to keep them regularly updated on issues of major importance. They reaffirmed their support for the ECA’s new strategic orientation and acknowledged efforts to implement the dual language policy (French and English) for all ECA official papers.