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Economic Commission for Africa
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2016

Economic Report on Africa 2016

Greening Africa's Industrialization

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Economic Report on Africa
9 May 2016
The 2016 edition of the Economic Report on Africa (ERA 2016) focuses on greening industrialization and highlights sustainable and people-centred industrialization. Given the impacts of climate change, resource scarcities and environmental degradation, measures for de-risking Africa’s development ...
RAPPORT SUR GOUVERN AFRIQUE #4

Rapport sur la Gouvernance en Afrique IV

Mesurer la corruption en Afrique - prendre en compte la dimension internationale

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Rapport sur la gouvernance en Afrique
9 May 2016
Cette quatrième édition du rapport analyse de manière critique les mesures de la corruption fondées sur la perception et offre une évaluation des autres mesures existantes, essentiellement composites, de la corruption. Elle souligne que les mesures purement fondées sur la perception sont très s...
AFRICAN GOVERNANCE RPT #4 2016

African Governance Report IV, 2016

Measuring Corruption in Africa - The International Dimension Matters

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African Governance Report
9 May 2016
This 4th edition of the African Governance Report provides a critique of perception-based measurements of corruption as well as an assessment of existing alternative, mostly mixed, measures of corruption. It highlights that pure perception-based measurements are highly subjective and do not provi...
ÉTAT L’INTEG REG AFRIQUE #7

L'État de l’intégration régionale en Afrique VII

Innovation, compétitivité et intégration régionale

9 May 2016
La septième édition du rapport sur l’État de l’intégration régionale en Afrique (ARIA VII) examine la mesure dans laquelle les trois éléments que sont l’intégration régionale, l’innovation et la compétitivité sont liés. Le rapport passe en revue les voies et moyens pour l’Afrique de mettre ces li...
ASSESS REG INTEG AFRICA #7

Assessing Regional Integration in Africa VII

Innovation, Competitiveness and Regional Integration

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Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA)
9 May 2016
This publication examines how the three elements of regional integration, innovation and competitiveness are interlinked. It explores the prospects for harnessing them within the framework of Africa’s normative regional integration development model oriented to foster structural change. Based on ...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2015

Economic Report on Africa 2015 - Industrializing Through Trade (French langauge)

Industrializing Through Trade

Series:
Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
27 Jun 2016
This Report examines and provides analysis on the critical elements of effectively fostering industrialisation and hence structural transformation based on extensive review of experience with industrialised countries and Africa’s post-independence attempt at industrialisation. Ten country case st...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2015

Economic Report on Africa 2015 - Industrializing Through Trade

Industrializing Through Trade

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
29 Jul 2015
This Report examines and provides analysis on the critical elements of effectively fostering industrialisation and hence structural transformation based on extensive review of experience with industrialised countries and Africa’s post-independence attempt at industrialisation. Ten country case st...
COMP INTRA AFRICA RELAT FORGN 2013

Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics 2013

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Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics
3 Mar 2016
This publication is compiled to provide quality and timely statistical data for the monitoring, evaluation, analysis, research, and promotion of the intra-African trade. It is intended to serve the needs of researchers, policy makers, and the public who work on trade issues. It presents foreign t...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2013

African Statistical Yearbook 2013

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
20 Jan 2015
The Yearbook series is a result of collaborative efforts by major African regional organizations to set up a joint data collection mechanism of socioeconomic data on African countries, as well as the development of a harmonized database. It seeks to promote wider use of country data, reduce costs...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2014

African Statistical Yearbook 2014

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
29 Jul 2015
The Yearbook series is a result of collaborative efforts by major African regional organizations to set up a joint data collection mechanism of socioeconomic data on African countries, as well as the development of a harmonized database. It seeks to promote wider use of country data, reduce costs...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2014

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 2014

Institutions innovantes, processus efficaces et mécanismes flexibles

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Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
8 Jul 2014
L’un des paradoxes les plus déconcertants de la dernière décennie, c’est que l’Afrique a enregistré une croissance sans précédent mais qu’une bonne partie de sa population végète dans la pauvreté économique, et pâtit d’un chômage rampant et de l’inégalité. Le continent à enregistré une croissance...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2014

Economic Report on Africa 2014

Dynamic Industrial Policy in Africa: Innovative Institutions, Effective Processes and Flexible Mechanisms

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Economic Report on Africa
3 Jul 2014
For millions of Africans, growth is yet to translate into jobs and better living conditions. Africa’s largely commodity- driven growth has not been matched by the much needed structural change that can lead to economic transformation, employment, and reduced poverty. Market failures necessitate i...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2013

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 2013

Tirer le plus grand profit des produits de base africains: l'industrialisation au service de la croissance, de l'emploi et de la transformation économique

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Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
20 Jun 2013
Le présent rapport fait valoir que la question n’est pas de savoir si l’Afrique peut s’industrialiser en faisant fi de ses produits de base, mais plutôt comment elle peut les utiliser pour créer de la valeur, de nouveaux services et des capacités technologiques – ceci ne s’appliquant pas nécessai...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2013

Economic Report on Africa 2013

Making the Most of Africa's Commodities: Industrializing for Growth, Jobs and Economic Transformation

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
23 Apr 2013
Africa’s growth plummeted during its ‘lost decades’ of the 1980s and 1990s while unemployment soared, and production and export bases became more concentrated. Africa boasts significant human and natural resources that can be used to promote industrialization and structural economic transformatio...
RAPPORT SUR GOUVERN AFRIQUE #3

Rapport sur la Gouvernance en Afrique III (2013)

Elections et gestion de la diversite en Afrique

21 Jul 2014
Le Rapport sur la gouvernance en Afrique, publication la plus approfondie sur la question, observe et évalue les progrès accomplis par les pays africains dans ce domaine, identifie les déficits de capacités des institutions et propose des politiques et des interventions stratégiques propres à amé...
AFRICAN GOVERNANCE RPT #3 2013

African Governance Report III, 2013

Elections and the Management of Diversity

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African Governance Report
11 Oct 2013
This report is the most comprehensive report on governance in Africa, assesses and monitors the progress African countries are making on governance, identifies capacity gaps in governance institutions and proposes polices and strategic interventions aimed at promoting good governance on the conti...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2012

African Statistical Yearbook 2012

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
13 Mar 2013
The Yearbook series is a result of collaborative efforts by major African regional organizations to set up a joint data collection mechanism of socioeconomic data on African countries, as well as the development of a harmonized database. It seeks to promote wider use of country data, reduce costs...
COMP INTRA AFRICA RELAT FORGN 2011

Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics 2011

Series:
Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics
25 Feb 2013
This Compendium is compiled to provide quality and timely statistical data for the monitoring, evaluation, analysis, research, and promotion of the intra-African trade. It presents foreign trade data in sixteen chapters for all African countries for the period 2002 to 2010. Different data sources...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2012

Economic Report on Africa 2012

Unleashing Africa’s Potential as a Pole of Global Growth

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
5 Sep 2012
This publication assesses long-term trends in Africa’s growth, analyses the factors behind the recent growth momentum, and provides global perspectives on the key challenges to be addressed, which are critical to unleashing the role of Africa as a global growth pole. The main aim of this publicat...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2012

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 2012

Libérer le potentiel de l'Afrique en tant que pôle de croissance mondiale

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Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
5 Oct 2012
This publication assesses long-term trends in Africa’s growth, analyses the factors behind the recent growth momentum, and provides global perspectives on the key challenges to be addressed, which are critical to unleashing the role of Africa as a global growth pole. The main aim of this publicat...
ASSESS REG INTEG AFRICA #5

Assessing Regional Integration in Africa V

Towards an African Continental Free Trade Area

Series:
Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA)
11 Jan 2013
This publication comes at a time of renewed enthusiasm for shortening the period of the vision of the Abuja Treaty. The publication's overall objective is to provide analytical research that defines frameworks for African governments, the African Union and the Regional Economic Communities, towar...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2011

African Statistical Yearbook 2011

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
14 Nov 2011
This publication provides users with quality statistical information to enhance Africa’s development initiatives. It aims to break with past practices, whereby each regional/subregional organization published their own statistical data on African countries. It is expected that the joint collectio...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2011

Economic Report on Africa 2011

Governing Development in Africa - The Role of the State in Economic Transformation

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
31 Oct 2011
Many African economies are still characterized by a heavy reliance on the primary sector, high vulnerability to external shocks, jobless growth and slow progress towards social development. It is essential for African countries to promote economic diversification and structural transformation as ...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2011

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 2011

Gérer le développement : Le rôle de l’État dans la transformation économique

Series:
Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
14 Aug 2012
De nombreuses économies africaines sont toujours caractérisées par une forte dépendance vis-à-vis du secteur primaire, une grande vulnérabilité aux chocs extérieurs, la hausse du chômage et la lenteur des progrès dans le développement social. Il est essentiel, pour les pays africains, de promouvo...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2009

African Statistical Yearbook 2009

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
31 Oct 2011
The 2009 African Statistical Yearbook, the first issue of a series, is a result of joint efforts by major African regional organizations to set up a join data collection mechanism of socioeconomic data on African countries as well as the development of a common harmonized database. It is expected...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2010

African Statistical Yearbook 2010

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
29 Aug 2011
The African Statistical Yearbook aims to break with past practices, whereby each regional/subregional organization published their own statistical data on African countries. It is expected that the joint collection and sharing of data between regional institutions will promote a wider use of coun...
ASSESS REG INTEG AFRICA #4

Assessing Regional Integration in Africa IV

Enhancing Intra-African Trade

Series:
Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA)
18 Jun 2010
The publication seeks to address the pressing issues that are negatively affecting trade amongst African countries. It undertakes a comprehensive empirical analysis of intra-African trade to determine why it has remained consistently low over the past decades. The report proposes concrete recomme...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2010

Economic Report on Africa 2010

Promoting High-level Sustainable Growth to Reduce Unemployment in Africa

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
3 Jun 2010
The report focuses on how the recent global economic downfalls have compounded the unemployment rates in most African countries, thus also hindering real economic growth. Organized into two sections, ERA 2010 dissects the current unemployment trajectory citing both macro and microeconomic contrib...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2010

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 2010

Promouvoir une croissance forte et durable pour réduire le chômage en Afrique

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Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
4 Jun 2010
Le rapport se concentre sur la façon dont les récentes chutes économiques mondiales ont aggravé le taux de chômage dans la plupart des pays africains, ce qui entrave également la croissance économique réelle. Organisé en deux sections, ERA 2010 dissèque la trajectoire de chômage actuel en citant ...
RAPPORT SUR FEMMES AFRIQUE 2009

Rapport sur les Femmes en Afrique

30 Apr 2010
The African Women’s Report 2009 is based on the results of piloting the African Gender and Development Index (AGDI) in 12 African countries across the five subregions of the continent. Making a case for countries to invest in sex disaggregated data collection, the outcomes provide an indication o...