ORGANISATION

UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA / ECA)

Regional commission of the UN in Africa with 53 member states. Divisions include African Centre for Women, Economic and Social Policy Division ,Development Information Service Division, Regional Cooperation and Integration Division, also sub-regional sectors.

Information sources include:

(a) WWW (searchable) includes divisional and programme information with some full text documents, ECA press releases and speeches.

(b) Pan African Development Information System (PADIS / RESPRO: see separate entry): objective to open channels of communication between researchers and institutions; to facilitate contacts with users by providing information and referrals; to help to generate active exchange of information among the researchers on various aspects of their areas of research interest. 1980 to date.

(c) African Development Forum (ADF), see separate entry.

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