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Economic Commission for Africa
SECURING OUR FUTURE HIV/AIDS

Securing Our Future

Report of the Commission on HIV/AIDS and Governance in Africa

10 Jun 2008
Across Africa, people in whom significant resources have been invested are dying prematurely from AIDS that continues to pose serious challenges to the ability of African States to maintain efficient public institutions and deliver sound policies and promote the rule of law. HIV infection pattern...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2006

African Statistical Yearbook 2006

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
24 Jan 2008
This newly revised edition of the African Statistical Yearbook published in one volume, presents data arranged on a country basis for 53 Economic Commission for Africa member states, generally for the years 1997 to 2005 or for the last nine years for which data are available. Published in Engli...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2007

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 2007

Accélérer le développement de l'Afrique par la diversification

Series:
Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
21 Sep 2007
Les analyses de ce Rapport font un diagnostic de l'économie mondiale et dégagent des perspectives de développement en Afrique par l'application des réformes structurelles pour diversifier et moderniser l'économie, relever la compétitivité, développer le commerce, accélérer la croissance et rédui...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2006

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
 2006

Flux de Capitaux et Financement du Développement en Afrique

Series:
Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
2 Jun 2006
Les pays africains continuent de souffrir d’un déficit chronique de ressources pour financer l’investissement public et privé, ce qui entrave les efforts visant à accélérer la croissance. L’insuffisance chronique de ressources s’explique par le déséquilibre entre les exportations et les importati...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2007

Economic Report on Africa 2007

Accelerating Africa's Development through Diversification

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
24 Aug 2007
Profound changes are increasingly occurring in all areas of the world economy. While the industrialized and emerging economies are able to contain the multiple external and internal shocks generated by these changes, Africa on its part is still struggling to cope with them. The analyses reported ...
RAPPORT SUR GOUVERN AFRIQUE 2005

Rapport sur la Gouvernance en Afrique 2005

9 Mar 2007
Une meilleure gouvernance est essentielle pour promouvoir la croissance et le développement et pour ce qui est de permettre aux pays africains de réaliser les Objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement. La Commission économique pour l’Afrique est poursuite l’idée d’une gouvernance améliorée. L...
AFRICAN GOVERNANCE RPT #1 2005

African Governance Report I, 2005

Series:
African Governance Report
1 Jan 2006
The African Governance Report is the result of extensive research covering governance practices in 27 African countries. The findings were subjected to a rigorous process of reviews that involved both national and international experts working on governance, political and economic issues. The rep...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2006

Economic Report on Africa 2006

Capital Flows and Development Financing in Africa

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
9 Feb 2007
Capital flows to Africa in the form of aid, remittances and foreign direct investment have increased considerably over the past four years. However, they are unevenly distributed among countries. In addition, capital flows to Africa are highly volatile and unpredictable, increasing macroeconomic ...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2005

Rapport Economique sur l'Afrique 2005

Relever le Défi Posé par le Chômage et la Pauvreté en Afrique

Series:
Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
8 Sep 2006
La pauvreté frappe beaucoup plus durement l’Afrique que les autres régions en développement. Plus surprenant est le fait que, sur le continent africain, elle revêt un caractère chronique et elle est en progression. La part de la population totale vivant au-dessous du seuil de un dollar par jour e...
ASSESS REG INTEG AFRICA #2

Assessing Regional Integration in Africa II

Rationalizing Regional Economic Communities

Series:
Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA)
11 Aug 2006
This report examines the effectiveness of Africa’s regional economic communities in pushing forward the regional integration agenda towards the objectives of the Abuja Treaty establishing the African Economic Community. A fully functioning African Economic Community will remove all barriers to mo...
COMP INTRA AFRICA RELAT FORGN 2005

Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics 2005

Series:
Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics
6 Jun 2006
The fifth edition of the Compendium combines Series A and Series C of the Foreign Trade Statistics for Africa, which is no longer published. This bilingual publication (English and French) includes data by economic grouping in Africa and selected grouping of Africa. The data is intended for users...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2005

Economic Report on Africa 2005

Meeting the Challenges of Unemployment and Poverty in Africa

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
23 Feb 2007
With the highest incidence of poverty in the world, Africa urgently needs to create more employment and thus tackle the scourge of hunger, malnutrition and the overall low living standards the continent continues to witness. In addition to its traditional role of reviewing Africa’s economic perfo...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2004 V2 P4

African Statistical Yearbook 2004

Vol.II, Part 4 - East Africa

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
20 Oct 2006
This publication contains statistical data on 13 countries in East Africa. The data covers population, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, transport, communications and international tourism, foreign trade, prices, finance, and social statistics. The information is use...
TRANSFORMING AFRICA

Transforming Africa

An Agenda for Action

18 Nov 2005
This publication presents a candid assessment of Africa’s quest for faster economic growth and poverty reduction by K.Y. Amoako, a leading voice on African Development. Dr Amoako’s view on the region’s economic prospects is set out in a collection of lectures, given between 2000 and 2005.
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2004

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 2004

Libérer le potentiel commercial de l'Afrique

Series:
Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
11 Mar 2005
Le Rapport économique sur l’Afrique 2004 estime que les politiques commerciales des pays de l’OCDE font gravement obstacle à l’intégration de l’Afrique dans l’économie mondiale. Les exportations africaines ont souffert des politiques des pays industriels, comme l’augmentation croissante des droit...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2004

Economic Report on Africa 2004

Unlocking Africa's Trade Potential

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
14 Jan 2005
The Economic Report on Africa is an annual series that reviews the continent’s economic performance and near-term prospects. This year’s report’s main conclusion is that trade liberalization alone will not boost growth and poverty reduction in Africa. In 2003, Africa was the second fastest growin...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2002 V1 P2

African Statistical Yearbook 2002

Vol.I, Part 2 - West Africa

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
10 Sep 2004
The 2002 African Statistical Yearbook, the twenty-first issue, presents data arranged on a country basis for 53 Economic Commission for Africa member states, generally for the years 1993 to 2001 or for the last nine years for which data are available. This Volume, covering countries in West Afri...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2002 V1 P1

African Statistical Yearbook 2002

Vol.I, Part 1 - North Africa

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
10 Sep 2004
The 2002 African Statistical Yearbook, the twenty-first issue, presents data arranged on a country basis for 53 Economic Commission for Africa member states, generally for the years 1993 to 2001 or for the last nine years for which data are available. This Volume covering countries in North Afri...
ACCELERER L

Accélérer l'Intégration Régionale en Afrique

Vue d'Ensemble

27 Aug 2004
La présente publication revoit les stratégies d’intégration, évalue les retombées qu’elles pourraient avoir pour l’Afrique et passe en revue les expériences réussies, les écueils et les difficultés qui ont jalonné l’histoire menant à la création de l’Union africaine.
COMP INTRA AFRICA RELAT FOREIGN 03

Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics 2003

Series:
Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics
27 Aug 2004
This fourth edition combines Series A and Series C of the former publication: Foreign Trade Statistics for Africa. This publication includes data (English and French) by economic grouping in Africa and selected grouping of Africa. The data is intended for users at the international, regional, sub...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2002 V2 P4

African Statistical Yearbook 2002

Vol.II, Part 4 - East Africa

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
30 Jul 2004
This publications contains statistical data on 13 countries in east Africa. The data covers population, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, transport, communications and international tourism, foreign trade, prices, finance, and social statistics. The information is us...
ASSESS REG INTEG AFRICA OVERVIEW

Accelerating Regional Integration in Africa I

Overview

Series:
Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA)
27 Aug 2004
This overview is drawn from the groundbreaking policy research report “Assessing Regional Integration in Africa” (Sales No. E.04.II.K.3). It reflects on the integration agenda, revisits some of its payoffs for Africa, and considers the best experiences, the pitfalls, and the challenges in moving ...
SCORING AFRICAN LEADERSHIP

Scoring African Leadership for Better Health

22 Oct 2004
The combined effect of AIDS and other diseases in Africa is devastating. They are destroying livelihoods, accentuating poverty, undermining countries’ productive capacities, overwhelming health systems and threatening national security. In response to these alarming trends, African Heads of State...
ASSESS REG INTEG AFRICA #1

Assessing Regional Integration in Africa

ECA Policy Research Report

Series:
Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA)
27 Aug 2004
This report provides a comprehensive evaluation of the state of Africa's integration process, showing where efforts have succeeded or failed including why intra African trade remains low; and how lack of macro-economic policy convergence and insufficient infrastructures hamper integration.
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2001 V2 P4

African Statistical Yearbook 2001

Vol.II, Part 4 - East Africa

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
16 Apr 2004
This publication, which constitutes the fourth part of Volume II, covers the thirteen countries in East Africa. The statistics presented are arranged on a country basis and cover such areas as: population, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, transport, communications a...
AFRICAN MEDIA & ICT4D DOCU

African Media and ICT4D

Documentary Evidence - A Baseline Study on the State of Media Reporting on ICT Information Society and Issues in Africa

26 Mar 2004
This book is a milestone in the development of Africa’s information society. It measures the long distance between performance and potential of the continent’s media in regard to bridging the digital divide. The study shows how Africa’s information elite is afflicted by information-poverty when...