Sweden supports ECA’s African Climate Policy Centre with $8.5 million
  ECA Press Release No. 73/2009
Addis Ababa, 26 November (ECA) - The Government of Sweden today in Addis Ababa, signed an agreement with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), committ..
ICT, Science and Technology Committee to be established in the National Assembly of the Gambia
  24-25 November 2009 - Banjul, the Gambia - In collaboration with the National Assembly of the Gambia, the Information Communication Technologies, Science and Technology Division (ISTD), facilitated a..
Experts and Officials Discuss “Dry Ports” in Ethiopia
  ECA Press Release No. 70/2009
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 24 November 2009 (ECA) – The expansion of existing and the creation of new dry ports in Ethiopia was the subject of a day-long workshop held at th..
CoDA to convene forum on Africa’s Response to the Global Financial Crisis
  ECA Press Release No. 69/2009
Addis Ababa, 24 November 2009 (ECA) - The Coalition for Dialogue on Africa (CoDA) is convening a “Multistakeholder Dialogue on Africa and the Global Financial Crisis”, i..
ECA Report Finds Gap Between Intention and Implementation for African Women’s Rights
  ECA Press Release No. 72/2009
Banjul, The Gambia, 20 November 2009 (ECA) - A landmark report on the status of women in Africa says there is a distinct gap between intention and implementation in rela..
African Gender Ministers Commit to ‘Renew’ and ‘Intensify’ Efforts to Empower Women
  ECA Press Release No. 71/2009
Banjul, The Gambia, 20 November 2009 (ECA) – African ministers responsible for gender and women’s affairs renewed their commitment to fully implementing international, r..
African Ministers Urged to Recommit to Women’s Empowerment
  ECA Press Release No. 68/2009
Banjul, The Gambia, 19 November 2009 (ECA) – African Ministers in charge of gender and women’s affairs were urged today to fully recommit themselves to ensuring equality..
Key Strategies Proposed in Banjul for Governments to Further Empower African Women
  ECA Press Release No. 67/2009
Banjul, The Gambia, 18 November 2009 (ECA) – A wide cross section of experts, civil society organizations and key stakeholders with an interest in women’s empowerment an..
Conference Celebrates 30 Years of UN Convention to Eliminate Discrimination Against Women
  ECA Press Release No. 66/2009
Banjul, The Gambia, 18 November 2009 (ECA) – Participants of the Eighth African Regional Conference on Women celebrated in words and songs the 30th anniversary of the Un..
Gender Experts Urged to Recommit to Improving the Lives of African Women
  ECA Press Release No. 65/2009
Banjul, The Gambia , 16 November 2009 (ECA) – Gender experts, civil society organizations and governments representatives were urged to commit themselves to action towar..
CoDA to convene forum on Africa’s Response to the Global Financial Crisis
  ECA Press Release No. 69/2009
Addis Ababa, 24 November 2009 (ECA) - The Coalition for Dialogue on Africa (CoDA) is convening a “Multistakeholder Dialogue on Africa and the Global Financial Crisis”, i..
Banjul Hosts a Landmark Conference To Assess Progress in Achieving Gender Equality in Africa
  ECA Press Release No. 64/2009
Addis Ababa, 12 November 2009 (ECA) - Over 28 African ministers in charge of gender affairs and high level participants from over 43 African countries will gather in Ban..
The UN Economic Commission for Africa to Establish a Network of Trade and Environment Experts in North Africa
  ECA Press Release No. 63/2009
Addis Ababa, 06 November (ECA) - The African Trade Policy Centre (ATPC) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is in the process of establishing a ne..
Delivering as One: UN organizations discuss how to help Africa achieve MDGs
  ECA Press Release No. 62/2009
Addis Ababa, 5 November (ECA): The broad effects of climate change and the global financial crisis have overshadowed the impressive economic growth rates brought by prud..
The next session of the West Africa Intergovernmental Committee of Experts to focus on food security
  ECA Press Release No. 61/2009
Niamey, 05 November, 2009 (ECA) – The Twelfth Session of the West Africa Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE) will be held on 12 and 13 November, 2009 in Ouagado..
Health experts agree on steps for achieving Universal Access to HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria services
  ECA Press Release No. 60/2009
Addis Ababa, 02 November 2009 (ECA) - About 50 experts in HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria who met here last week at the 3rd inter-agency meeting on coordination and harmonizati..

   
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