UNECA

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Name: UNECA
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 2 reports

Exploiting Untapped Resources for Nigeria's Industrial Growth

Recent economic changes in the international market, especially in the last decade have shifted the global traditional power structures and led to substantial increases in cross-border capital flows and trade in intermediate goods, thus reflecting the ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 20 2014]
Entities: Nigeria, UNECA, Commodities
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Maiden Statement By President Prof....

HIS EXCELLENCY PROF. ARTHUR PETER MUTHARIKA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI AND CHAIRPERSON OF SADCON THE OCCASION OF THE 34th SUMMIT MEETING OF THE SADC HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENTHELD AT ELEPHANT HILLS RESORT HOTEL CONFERENCE CENTRE17th AUGUST, ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Experts Meet On New Technologies for Africa's Transformation

Addis Ababa — A Senior Experts Dialogue (SED), themed "Science, Technology and Innovation and the African Transformation Agenda: Making New Technologies work for Africa's Transformation", was held in Abuja, Nigeria, from 21-22 July 2014. Organised by ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

African Union Senior Officials responsible for mineral resources development discuss fast tracking the implementation of the Africa Mining Vision

Press Release N°171/2014 Luanda, Angola - 13 August 2014. In preparation for the first Bureau Meeting of the third African Union Conference of Ministers Responsible for Mineral Resources Development (CAMRMRD) to be held on 13 August 2014, Senior Officials ... [Published African Union - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Blocking the Extractive Sector Leakages

One of the major obstacles to the development of the African continent is the massive loss of revenues from the extractive industries through corruption, tax evasion and other forms of Illicit Financial Flows (IIFs).And according to the World Bank's Stolen ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 12 2014]
Entities: Illicit, Blocking, Ghana, Mineral
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

MOROCCO TO HOST CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE

RABAT, Aug 11 (NNN-MAP) -- The 4th edition of the Climate Change and Development Conference (CCDA-IV) will convene in Marrakesh from Oct 8 to10, 2014, under the theme “Africa Can Feed Africa Now: Translating Climate Knowledge into Action”.The United Nations ... [Published NAM News Network - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Agric transformation under spotlight of Climate Change and Development in Africa confab

The 4th Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-IV) conference will put spotlight on climate knowledge opportunities that can transform agricultural production systems to feed Africa sustainably.In recognition of 2014 as the year of agriculture, ... [Published Modern Ghana - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

ESA Ministers discuss signing of Economic Partnership Agreements

The Ministers responsible for commerce, trade and industry from the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) group of countries held a meeting in Lusaka on 21 July to discuss the findings of the assessment studies which were recently undertaken by the COMESA ... [Published Comesa - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

UNECA’s Aida Opoku-Mensah named among 100 Most Influential Ghanaians on Twitter

Dr Aida Opoku-Mensah (R) receiving an African Women in Leadership award in 2011.Dr Aida Opoku-Mensah, the UNECA executive director’s Special Advisor on Post 2015 Development Agenda has been listed among the "100 Most Influential Ghanaians On Twitter" ... [Published CIO East Africa - Jul 28 2014]
Entities: UNECA, Twitter, Invention
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Ethiopia: Experts Call On Infrastructure Development to Boost Trade in Africa

- USD 360 billion to be spent by 2040 Pundits like Soteri Gatera argue that the deficit Africa has endured for years is degrading the continent's per capita economic growth by two percent every year.Gatera, during his presentation on the regional forum ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Liberia: 'Liberia Vulnerable to Climate Change'

The Chairman of the National Climate Change Taskforce of Liberia, Jeremiah Sokan has told a gathering that the country is vulnerable to the impact of climate change.Mr. Sokan said the way of life in Liberia is under serious threat as a result of climate ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Regional Transport Infrastructure Forum to be held in Addis Ababa

(Jul 23, 2014)The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa(UNECA) announced on Tuesday (July 22) that a Regional Transport InfrastructureForum will be held (July 24-26) in Addis Ababa. The theme will be: “BoostingMarket Integration and Intra-African ... [Published Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ethiopia - Jul 23 2014]

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...of the Dar-Es-Salaam Declaration on Food Security and Agriculture, which was approved in 2003, Malawi adopted, as a Theme for the tenure of office "Agricultural Development and Agro-Industries: Key to Economic Growth and Poverty Eradication" as theme for her tenure of office...
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry , led by Judge Farlam, has now been sitting for more than 250 days. Its mandate "is to investigate matters of public, national and international concern arising out of the tragic incidents at the Lonmin Mine in Marikana, in the North WestNorth West Province which took place on or about Saturday 11th August to Thursday 16th August, 2012 which led to the deaths of approximately 44 people, more than 70 persons being injured, approximately 250 people being arrested"
Addis Ababa — A Senior Experts Dialogue (SED), themed "Science, Technology and Innovation and the African Transformation Agenda: Making New Technologies work for Africa's Transformation" , was held in Abuja, Nigeria, from 21-22 July 2014...
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Exploiting Untapped Resources for Nigeria's Ind... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 20 2014]
Exploiting untapped resources for Nigeria’s ind... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Aug 20 2014]
Say, the US Congress extends Agoa, will Africa ... [Published East African - Aug 19 2014]
Official Opening Remarks By President Arthur Pe... [Published Individual.com - Aug 18 2014]
Official Opening Remarks By President Arthur Pe... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 18 2014]
Maiden Statement By President Prof.... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 18 2014]
Lonmin : Three strikes and you're out? [Published 4 Traders - Aug 17 2014]
Experts Meet On New Technologies for Africa's T... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 16 2014]
Ethiopia: Adika Buys Sheger's Metred Taxis, Set... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 14 2014]
African Union Senior Officials responsible for ... [Published African Union - Aug 13 2014]
Using innovative technologies to break barriers... [Published Times of Zambia - Aug 13 2014]
Blocking the Extractive Sector Leakages [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 12 2014]
Ethiopia: Adika to Launch Metered Taxi Service ... [Published 2Merkato - Aug 11 2014]
African Union Seminar on Integrity and Ethics i... [Published World Customs Organization - Aug 11 2014]
Development or amputation? The role of extracti... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Aug 11 2014]
MOROCCO TO HOST CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE [Published NAM News Network - Aug 11 2014]
Agric transformation under spotlight of Climate... [Published Modern Ghana - Aug 09 2014]
Ethiopia to Execute Sustainable Tourism Master ... [Published Travel and Tour World - Aug 05 2014]
Faster, cheaper cross-border transactions for EAC [Published African Business - Aug 05 2014]
StatCom/CoDG, GGIM [Published United Nations Economic Commission For Africa - Aug 05 2014]
Nigerian States Urged Implement National ICT Po... [Published CIO East Africa - Aug 04 2014]
Should Internet Penetration In Africa Stand At ... [Published Mobile World - Aug 04 2014]
Ethiopia: Ethiopia to Finalize Sustainable Tour... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 04 2014]
Ethiopia Showcases Masterplan To Boost Tourism [Published Ventures Africa - Aug 02 2014]
Bulgaria, Francophonie, UNICEF and Pakistan Rep... [Published African Union - Aug 01 2014]
First Joint Session of the Committee of Directo... [Published United Nations Economic Commission For Africa - Jul 31 2014]
Ethiopia Preparing Sustainable Tourism Master Plan [Published EthiopianNewsAgency - Jul 30 2014]
Stalled on the Trans-Africa Highway [Published MediaClubSouthAfrica.com - Jul 30 2014]
Ethiopia to finalize Sustainable Tourism Master... [Published Walta Information Center - Jul 29 2014]
ESA Ministers discuss signing of Economic Partn... [Published Comesa - Jul 28 2014]
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Mozambique: Mozambique at forefront of improvin... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 12 2014]
Source: UN Children's FundCountry: Mozambique MAPUTO, 2 June 2014 - With more than 2.5 million children unregistered and the causes of over 300,000 deaths unknown in the country, Mozambique has embarked on an ambitious plan to address the civil registration ...
World: UNICEF, UNFPA stand behind Africa’s bigg... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 30 2014]
Source: UN Population Fund, US Fund for UNICEFCountry: World ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, 29 May 2014 – UNICEF and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) welcomed the first African Union campaign to end child marriage launched in Addis Ababa today. “Before ...
Building the Evidence Base for Open Data [Published Global Health Policy - May 15 2014]
“Open data” has become the new paradigm for developed and developing countries alike.  Countries including the UK , Kenya , Ghana , and the United States among many others have launched open data portals (to varying degrees of success) to increase ...
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 ...
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