Economic Commission for Africa

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Noun1.Economic Commission for Africa - the commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations that is concerned with economic development of African nations
Economic and Social Council commission, ECOSOC commission - a commission of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations
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Co-organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) under the theme 'Governance for structural transformation', this year's conference focuses on the achievement of structural transformation in Africa with an emphasis on developmental governance.
Some of the high-level participants at the conference include His Excellency Hailemariam Desalegn, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia; Vera Songwe, United Nations Under Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA); Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairperson, African Union Commission; Lamin Manneh, Director, Regional Service Centre for Africa, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Dr Issahaku is an international development economist with experience in economic policy management and development, having worked with the World Bank, the African Development Bank, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, the Canadian International Development Agency and the National Development Planning Commission, Ghana.
Erastus Mwencha, deputy chairperson, African Union Commission, said that India could work with Africa to promote C ARLOS Lopes, executive secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, said that Africa received more than $ 2 billion of Indian overseas development assistance in 2014.
Fatima Haram Acyl, Commissioner for Trade and Industry, African Union Commission (AUC) discusses the work of AUC and its partners the African Development Bank, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and the United Nations Development.
Abusive transfer pricing -- in which legally related entities misprice goods or services -- accounts for roughly 60 percent of the continent's illicit capital flight, according to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.
The headquarters of United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) are in Addis Ababa, as is the headquarters of the African Union (formerly the Organization of African Unity), of which Ethiopia was the principal founder.
Sindiso Ngwenya, the executive secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa , the Director of UNIDO and the UNCTAD director.
The Crowne Plaza Addis Ababa will be located near landmarks such as the African Union headquarters, African Union Convention Centre, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and, the United Nations Convention Centre.
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) organised the event on March 17-19 in Adis Ababa, Ethiopia.
The study was conducted by the Cabinet's Information and Decision Support Centre (IDSC), in cooperation with the WFP, the African Union Commission and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (Uneca).
7 million people, the city is also an important business hub for Ethiopians and hosts the headquarters of the African Union and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.

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