Promoting young people’s access to land was among the objectives of a four-day conference held in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, earlier this month.
Flash appeal to help hurricane-affected Dominica
Humanitarians are appealing for US$31 million to support the Caribbean island of Dominica, hit hard by Hurricane Maria, the United Nations has announced.
Action plan gives “renewed hope” to people with albinism in Africa
A High Level Panel on Migration in Africa is hoping to stem the tide of young people forced to flee their homelands because they cannot find jobs, a senior UN official ha
The way in which corruption is measured in Africa is unreliable and it doesn’t give the whole picture, a new report by the UN Economic Commission for Africa (
Although debt levels in East African countries have risen over the past five years, they remain manageable, according to a recent UN report.
There’s a “golden opportunity” for African countries to “leapfrog” over rival economies into a green future.
That’s the message from the chief of the Economic Commission for Africa delivered at UN headquarters on Monday.