Commission to host African Minerals Development Center

The UN Economic Commission for Africa handed over the African Minerals Development Center (AMDC) to the…

Continental free trade to support Africa’s industrial exports

By Omer Redi – The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is a unique and timely…

Blue economy fuels Africa’s economic growth

The UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) expressed its full support and commitment to assist Africa…

UN official calls for Africa’s intellectual property rights protection

The Executive Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, Ms. Vera Songwe calls on Africa…

UN agency calls for Africa’s pharmaceutical development

There is an urgent need to develop the pharmaceutical industry in Africa to reduce the continent’s…

Ministers call for bold action to drive Africa free trade

The potential for the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to become a powerful tool for…

UN Economic Commission for Africa commences building construction in Addis Ababa

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) officially launches this morning, June 21, 2010, the…