TIMES OF INDIA AND AL JAZEERA: The UNECA delegates reveal their ignorance towards the sport of the world. The UN Economic Council on Africa (UNECA) has set its primary agenda to Enhancing Partnerships and Good Governance for Africa in the … Continue reading African Awareness on Cricket is Alarmingly Low
DER SPIEGEL: Foreign direct investment and African integration the way forward for Nigeria Over the past decades the world’s underdeveloped and less financially sound countries have always been related to African countries. As time passes by there is a … Continue reading Nigeria’s Plans For Development
AL JAZEERA –UNECA’s continued focus on trade agreements neglects the shared infrastructure needed to power them As UNECA grows closer to producing a single resolution to be presented and voted on, questions linger regarding the façade of mutual cooperation. Specifically, … Continue reading Taken for a ride
NHK: Convening today is the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, who have come together to discuss the issue of Enhancing Partnership and Good Governance for Africa in the Post-2015 Framework, and all (some) of its gritty little details. Climate … Continue reading Tunnel Vision in UNECA: Home-grown VS. Foreign Involvement
PEOPLE’S DAILY: Trade is the lifeblood of nations, but a recent African proposal might limit it. A leaked proposal from the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa states the need for African states to hold high level talks to coordinate … Continue reading Recent Calls for Trade Conferences Ignore Significant Sources of Investment
DAILY NEWS EGYPT: Priorities among the United Nations Economic Commission of Africa (UNECA) have managed to divide a continent. While Egypt and several West African states are determined to make green technology a key aspect of their strategy for enhancing … Continue reading Enhancing Partnerships or Just Ripping Them Apart?
AL JAZEERA: True unity among African countries — and freedom from the excesses of colonialism — may just be a case of “be careful what you wish for.” The UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) convened for a discussion on … Continue reading Colonialism for militarism: a fair trade?
FOX NEWS: While the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) discusses the issue of better governance, fundamental ideas such as democratization and freedom are being ignored at the expense of ambitious yet unrealistic ideas. The African continent … Continue reading The African Dream
RUSSIA TODAY: Africa debates long-term strategies for combating corruption Some delegates in the United Nations Economic Commission of Africa may think so. The committee has begun discussing the topic of “Enhancing Partnerships and Good Governance for Africa in the Post-2015 Framework.” … Continue reading Are women inherently less corrupt?
PEOPLES DAILY: Post-Colonial Africa Still Struggles to Meet The Needs of Their People Decades after their nominal independence, African States continue to struggle with violence, corruption, and ineffective policy. They are still struggling to rebuild in the wake of European empires. At the recent meeting of the UN Economic Commission for Africa, many states agreed on their need for good governance, but there was disagreement over what that might mean. The Angolan delegation led the charge for strong states by saying that “…good governance is achieved through strengthening the state… the state is the centre of any good development and empowers … Continue reading The Need For Strong States