ECA Donor Profiles 2003
Author(s)/Corporate Author (s)United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa;
Office of Policy Planning and Resource Management;
Trust Fund and Project Management Section (TFPMS);
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The main objective of DAC is to assist in the eradication of poverty in the world. Poverty has many dimensions - economic, social and political. It is not just a lack of income; it also means a lack of access to and control over means of production, insufficient participation in the political process and a shortage of social services.