Economic Commission for Africa


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the commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations that is concerned with economic development of African nations

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I should like, in this respect, to pay tribute to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and commend it on its endeavors to promote human and economic development in our continent.
He commended the efforts of the Ethiopian Government and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), UNDP and UNDESA.
Created by the award-winning production house Camerapix/A24 Media, and produced for the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, this 75-minute feature is beautifully filmed and scripted and provides stories and insights into trade and the movement of goods, services and people across the continent.
ARSO is a regional standards body which was formed by the AU and United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA ) in 1977.
Summary: Secretary of State in charge of International Co-operation and Foreign Investment Abdelhamid Triki took part in the annual assemblies of the African Development Bank (ADB) which works started on Thursday in Abidjan, Ivory Cost, with attendance in particular of chairmen of such African organizations as the African Union, the Economic Commission for Africa, and representatives of international and regional financial institutions.
Economic Commission for Africa and the African Union Commission.
Prepared by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, this report concentrates on macroeconomic policy convergence and monetary and financial integration in the continent's regional economic communities.
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa recently stated: "The current growth momentum rests on a very fragile foundation.
As recently as February 2007 in a report on economic progress in Africa by the United Nation's Economic Commission for Africa in cooperation with the African Union, were hopeful that some semblance of progressive economic activity might be possible.
Under the theme of "Democratising Governance at Regional and Global Level to Achieve the MDGs", the Forum was jointly organised by the Conference of NGOs in Consultative Relationship with the United Nations (CONGO) and the African Women's Development and Communication Network (FEMNET), in close partnership with the African Union (AU) and the UN Economic Commission for Africa.
In his proposal, Mold, who works for the Trade and Regional Integration Division of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, explained how this could benefit them.
Strategic reasons for investment are excellent -- Ethiopia has developed a reputation for African diplomacy (the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, the EGA, is based in Addis) and it is geographically close to the Middle East -- but establishing how to build in an economic and environmentally sustainable way is difficult.
Economic Commission for Africa and UNICEF adviser Alex de Waal wrote in a New York Times commentary.
It also approved a plan to establish a Panel of Eminent Persons to help reinforce the mechanism, and to set up the mechanism's secretariat within the Economic Commission for Africa, a U.
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