UNECA

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Name: UNECA
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Africa Business Conference: 30 May 2014

assemble at the HoneyWell Auditorium, Lagos Business School for the Africa Business Conference tagged, “Africa Lions Arising, Driving Private Sector Growth through Enhanced Intra-African Trade.”The one-day interactive event, designed by MBA students at ... [Published How We Made It In Africa - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Regional Seminar on International Trade Statistics Implementation of recommendations on international trade statistics, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Concept NoteFebruary 2014I. Background and rationale1. The social and economic integration of the African peoples is one of the major objectives of the creation of our continental organization (OAU/AU). Since the inception of the Organization of African ... [Published African Union - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

00084888 Capacity Development to Support Implementation of Public-Private Partnership in Belarus

Project Number: 00084888 Project Status: On-going Projects Project Duration: 04/2013 05/2015 Project Location: Project Budget: EUR 1,080,528 - 1492857.48 US Dollar MDG Focus: Private-sector development Project Objective & Brief Description: The overall ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Regional Outreach of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts on Sustainable Development Financing to the Africa Region

Following a mandate from the Rio + 20 Summit, the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts on Sustainable Development Financing (ICESDF), comprising 30 experts nominated by regional groups, was established by the UN General Assembly in June 2013. ICESDF ... [Published United Nations Economic Commission For Africa - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Interview: UN official draws attention to Africa's economic potential

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.by Stephanie ParkerUNITED NATIONS, April 18 (Xinhua) -- As the international community narrows its focus on the war-torn countries making up the continent of Africa, Carlos Lopes, the executive secretary of the UN Economic ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

UNECA United Nations Economic Commission for Afr : ‘Chief’ Adedeji honored in emotional tribute at launch of lecture series

(ECA) - The annual Adebayo Adedeji Lecture Series was launched during the joint ECA-AU March 25-31 Conference of Ministers of Finance, Planning and Development to commemorate the contribution of Professor Adedeji to development on the African continent ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

FG Targets $900bn From ICT4D Initiative before 2020

NITDA officeDele OgbodoThe federal government has said it is targeting about $900 billion from a specialised information technology  initiative tagged, Information and Communications Technology 4 Development (ICT4D), before 2020.In a publication made ... [Published This Day Online - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

UNECA chief lists gains of Nigeria’s rebased economy

UNITED Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) said that the upward revision of Nigeria’s GDP has important implications for the rest of the continent and it raises the question whether there are other African economies with a systematically underestimated ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: UNECA, Nigeria, Carlos Lopes
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Nigeria Hosts African Internet Forum, July

Managing Director, Centenary City Plc, Dr Odenigwe Michaels (2nd left) and FCT Minister, Senator Bala Mohammed, signing MoU on Centenary City construction in Abuja, last Friday. With them is Minister of State For FCT, Oloye Olajumoke Akinjide. Photo: ... [Published The Tide Newspaper Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

UNECA United Nations Economic Commission for Afr : Stakeholders to consult on financing sustainable development

(ECA) - Following a mandate from the Rio + 20 Summit, the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts on Sustainable Development Financing (ICESDF) established by the UN General Assembly in June 2013 is charged with producing a report proposing options on ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 2 reports

UNECA United Nations Economic Commission for Afr : 20 Years after genocide, Rwanda remembers, renews, and unites

Kigali, Rwanda- The commemoration of genocide on April 7 in Rwanda marked 20th anniversary of a brutal slaughter, in which close to one million people were murdered within 100 bloody days.African heads of state, foreign dignitaries and former leaders ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 11 2014]
Entities: Rwanda, UNECA, Paul Kagame
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 2 reports

UNECA United Nations Economic Commission for Afr : African ministers express determination to raise productivity, increase employment

Abuja, 30 March  2014 (ECA) - African finance, planning and economic development ministers today in Abuja resolved to make the necessary efforts to increase productivity for investment and growth rate of the agricultural, manufacturing and modern services ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 31 2014]

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...the volume of intra-African trade, the Heads of State and Government of the African Union have dedicated two Summits in 2013 under the theme "Boosting Intra-African trade”. During these two high-level meetings, African leaders have made firm decisions to promote the establishment of the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) by 2017 and the establishment of an African observatory for trade."
In a recent interview with Xinhua, Lopes described the UN commission for Africa as a "think tank," saying that its " contribution is mostly a ..."
In a recent interview with Xinhua, Lopes described the UN commission for Africa as a "think tank," saying that its " contribution is mostly about policy recommendations and doing studies and research that are helpful for personalizing policies."
...and alternative views of Africa's development," said current ECA Executive Secretary, Carlos Lopes in an emotional tribute to the Nigerian legend. "Being in his footsteps is not an easy task' he added."

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African Currency Unit: An urgent question in th... [Published Pambazuka News - Apr 17 2014]
UNECA chief lists gains of Nigeria’s rebased ec... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Apr 17 2014]
Nigeria Hosts African Internet Forum, July [Published The Tide Newspaper Online - Apr 17 2014]
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UN, AU, Others to Boost Local Production of Drugs [Published This Day Online - Apr 15 2014]
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2014 Ibrahim Fellows Announced [Published BizNis Africa - Apr 14 2014]
Experts Urge African Nations to Be Tough On Mul... [Published Individual.com - Apr 14 2014]
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Trade between EAC countries at new highs, but n... [Published East African - Apr 12 2014]
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World: Agreement to accelerate the local produc... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 01 2014]
Source: UNAIDSCountry: World UN leaders and the African Union agreed at a meeting held in Abuja, Nigeria, on 30 March to join together to respond to the challenges that the pharmaceutical industry in Africa is facing in strengthening the local production ...
Mali: Trading away West Africa’s hunger [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 20 2014]
Source: IRINCountry: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Mali By Otto Bakano DAKAR, 20 March 2014 (IRIN) - Severe food shortages in the Sahel and West Africa are often the result of droughts and poor harvests. But inefficient intra-regional trade also places significant ...
Sudan: ‘The Way Forward for Peace in Sudan’: DR... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 09 2014]
Source: Radio DabangaCountry: Sudan The Geneva-based Darfur Relief and Documentation Centre (DRDC) has sent a “letter of concern“ to Ambassador Manuel Tomas Lubisse, Permanent Representative to the African Union (AU) and UNECA Chairman, AU Peace and Security ...
World: Zero New HIV Infection Through Access to... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 03 2014]
Source: African UnionCountry: Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Congo, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Senegal, United Republic of Tanzania, World, Zambia, South Sudan Joint Press Release Addis Ababa January 31, 2014-The 13th General Assembly of ...
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