Lopes re-aligns ECA work to better serve Africa’s transformation agenda
  ECA Press Release 213/2012
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 12 December 2012 (ECA) – The new Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Mr. Carlos Lopes today in Addis Ababa announced a m..
Experts discuss framework for better use of geospatial information in Africa
  ECA Press Release 214/2012
Addis Ababa, 12 December 2012 (ECA) - Geospatial science and technology experts from Africa and other parts of the world held a three-day meeting in Addis Ababa to prepare..
African media urged to push for "zero tolerance to corruption"
  ECA Press Release 212/2012
Kigali, Rwanda, 8 December 2012 (ECA) - Media practitioners and owners can foster accountability and transparency in the public spheres, expose all forms of corruption and ..
Africa can create millions of jobs through value-addition to commodities, says ECA’s Nnadozie
  ECA Press Release 210/2012
Addis Ababa, 6 December 2012 (ECA) - Industrialization can help African countries grow at high levels, create millions of jobs for its young population and address poverty ..
ECA urges African countries to transform their economies
  ECA Press Release 211/2012
Addis Ababa, 6 December 2012 (ECA) - At a one-day event on the theme Accelerating Industrialization for Boosting intra-African Trade at the headquarters of the African Uni..
Leaders warn of diminished enthusiasm in COPs if Doha fails
  ECA Press Release 209/2012
Doha, Qatar, 6 December 2012 (ECA) – On the eve of the close of the 18th Session of the Conference of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (COP18), here in Doha, nobody is tal..
Partners say investment in climate services is in everyone’s interest
  ECA Press Release 208/2012
Doha, Qatar, 4 December 2012 (ECA) – A cross section of experts and policymakers attending the ongoing Doha climate talks has agreed that substantial investments in climate..
ECA report says climate finance promises not met
  ECA Press Release 207/2012
Doha, Qatar 4 December 2012 (ECA) – A new report on the current provision of climate finance shows that only a small fraction, less than 11%, of currently provided climate ..
Lead negotiator reveals Africa’s four-point agenda to salvage COP18
  ECA Press Release 206/2012
Doha, Qatar, 30 November 2012 (ECA) - The African Group at the UN Climate Conference has said it is galvanizing support to bring the talks “back on track” and salvage what ..

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