African Economic Conference calls on Africa to embrace green growth
  ECA Press Release No. 133/2011
Addis Ababa, 28 October 2011- Africa should unleash its immense natural resource wealth to pursue sustainable economic growth and development, said the participants of ..
Conference on drugs and innovation urges governments to support clinical research
  ECA Press Release No. 132/2011
Addis Ababa, 26 October 2011 (ECA) - A 3-day conference of the African Network for Drugs and Innovation (ANDI) opened in Addis Ababa this week with strong calls for “su..
African Economic Conference opens with call for green growth in African Countries.
  ECA Press Release No. 131/2011
Addis Ababa, 26 October 2011 (ECA) - United Nations Under-Secretary General and Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Mr. Abdoulie Janneh, sa..
Ministers review Africa’s platform for Rio+20, Consensus Statement expected tomorrow
  ECA Press Release No. 130/2011
Addis Ababa, 24 October 2011 (ECA) - The Executive Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, Mr. Abdoulie Janneh, today launched the ministerial segment of th..
4th ANDI Stakeholders Meeting to announce the first pan-African Centres of Excellence in Health Innovation
  ECA Press Release No. 129/2011
Addis Ababa, 24 October 2011 (ECA) - The African Network for Drugs and Diagnostics Innovation (ANDI) is holding its fourth stakeholders meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia..
ECA deputy chief says Africa’s growth yet to reach ordinary people, as Rio+20 preparations kick off in Addis Ababa
  ECA Press Release No. 128/2011
Addis Ababa, 20 October 2011 (ECA) - The Deputy Executive Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, Ms Jennifer Kargbo, has underscored the need for integrate..
The Second Session of the Committee on Human and Social Development Opens at ECA
  Addis Ababa, 18 October 2011 (ECA) - The second session of the Committee on Human and Social Development of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) was opened Tuesday 18th October by t..
African Regional Dialogue on Migration Recommends Close Cooperation Between Countries to Promote Regional Integration.
  ECA Press Release No. 127/2011
Addis Ababa, 18 October 2011 (ECA) - A one-day high-level dialogue on international migration took place 17 October at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa..
Journalists and educators ponder how to report science, technology and innovation for Africa’s development
  Abuja, Nigeria.18 October 2011 (ECA) - Western African journalists and educators gathered in Abuja to discuss ways of better reporting science, technology and innovation at a regional workshop jointly..
First conference on climate change and development in Africa underway in Addis Ababa
  ECA Press Release No. 126/2011
Addis Ababa, 17 October 2011 (ECA) - The UN Under Secretary General and Executive Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, Mr. Abdoulie Janneh, has reiterate..
First conference on climate change and development in Africa underway in Addis Ababa
  ECA Press Release No. 125/2011
Addis Ababa, 17 October 2011 (ECA) - The UN Under Secretary General and Executive Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, Mr. Abdoulie Janneh, has reiterate..
African leaders were right in establishing NEPAD, says Janneh
  ECA Press Release No. 124/2011
New York, 10 October (ECA) - A review of the last 10 years and the concrete achievements made shows that African leaders were right in establishing NEPAD as a developme..
Janneh says MDGs are consistent with NEPAD priorities
  ECA Press Release No. 123/2011
New York, 07 October (ECA) - Describing NEPAD as a framework for achieving the MDGs in Africa, UN Under-Secretary General and Executive Secretary of the Economic Commis..
Sub-regional Consultative Meeting in Lusaka finalises the Southern Africa Report on Progress towards Sustainable Development
  ECA Press Release No. 122/2011
Lusaka, 07 October 2011 (ECA) - The Southern Africa consultative meeting to review the Southern Africa Report on Progress towards Sustainable Development took place fro..
Nairobi Action Plan to advance land-based investments that benefit Africa
  ECA Press Release No. 121/2011
Nairobi, 05 October 2011 (ECA) - Participants at a 2-day High-Level Forum on Foreign Direct Investments in Land in Africa have resolved to promote land-based investment..
Land Forum Addresses Foreign Investor Demand for Africa’s Farmlands
  ECA Press Release No. 120/2011
Nairobi, 05 October 2011 (ECA) - The former President of Botswana, Festus Mogae has called on participants attending a High-Level forum on land investments in Africa to..
Expert Group Meeting on the Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics
  Addis Ababa, 03 October 2011 (ECA) -An expert group meeting on the Compendium of Intra-African and Related Foreign Trade Statistics will be held from 5 to 7 October 2011 at Africa Hall in Addis Ababa,..
Media representatives share poignant lessons on their role in diversity management during elections
  ECA Press Release No. 118/2011
MediaAddis Ababa, 03 October 2011 (ECA) - Media actors from across the continent concluded a 2-day forum in Nairobi, Kenya during which they reflected on their own role..
Conference endorses formation of Africa Internet Governance Forum
  ECA Press Release No. 116/2011
Addis Ababa, 03 October 2011 (ECA) - The sixth Internet Governance Forum (IGF) ended in Nairobi, Kenya, on Friday 30 September with the formation of the Africa IGF to a..

   
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