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ECA

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Edgbaston Commissioning Alliance 
electrical control activity
Emergency Care Assistant 
endothelial cell antibody
endothelial cell activation
enteric-coated aspirin
enterobacterial common antigen
esophageal carcinoma
external carotid artery
extra care area
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A United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (Uneca) study last October raised the red flag on the challenges EAC countries face in complying with key macroeconomic targets on fiscal deficit, inflation, public debt and foreign exchange reserves ahead of the single currency regime by 2024.STIMULATING TRADEThe EAC Monetary Institute Bill, which seeks to establish the currencys core governance and policy institution, leading to a regional central bank, is also behind schedule.
A report by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa found that although the deal may result in long-term gains for the continent, benefits and costs may not be evenly distributed.
(TAP)- Tunisian Lilia Hachem Naas was appointed new Director of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) North Africa Office.
This was revealed by the President of the Bank and former Minister of agriculture, Dr Akinwumi Adesina while fielding questions from journalists at the 11th African Economic Conference which started in Abuja on Monday with the theme: 'Feed Africa, Towards Agro Allied Industrialization for Inclusive Growth,' jointly organised by the AfDB, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
In another strong sign of Pan-African convergence, Carlos Lopes, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa; Kofi Annan, the former Secretary-General of the United Nations and now director of the Africa Progress Panel; and the Nigerian Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the former Minister of Finance and former Director General of the World Bank, are among the guests and participants attending the five days of the Meetings.
Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa Carlos Lopes will be the moderator.
He also was an advisor for the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation and the Finance and Investment Sector Coordinating Unit of the Council of Finance Ministers of the Southern African Development Community (SADC).
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has implored AfricaaACAOs leading finance, economy and development experts, meeting in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan, to chart the course that will lead to AfricaaACAOs effective economic transformation and take off.
Major organization : UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC COMMISSION FOR AFRICA;
By MOHAMED Y AW-DAHIRA high-level event held on January 27 on the sidelines of the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) in Addis Ababa discussed progress in eradicating hunger in Africa.Organised by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (Fao), in partnership with the African Union Commission (AUC), the Ethiopian Government and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), it focused on three key thematic areas: Policy, experience sharing and multi-stakeholder dialogue.
This, according to high-level speakers from the African Development Bank (AfDB), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), is key to unlocking Africa's potential and advancing its prosperity.
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