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Political Organizations & Web Resources on Africa
African Development Bank
"The overarching objective of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group is to spur sustainable economic development and social progress in its regional member countries (RMCs), thus contributing to poverty reduction."
"The African Union is committed to Strengthening a people centered Union through active communication of the programmes of the African Union, the branding of the Union and participation of Member States and other stakeholders in defining and implementing the African agenda."
"The Africa Portal is a research repository and an expert analysis hub on African affairs."
Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa exists to “be a fully integrated, internationally competitive regional economic community with high standards of living for all its people ready to merge into an African Economic Community”
Economic Community of Western African States
The Economic Community of Western African States "is a 15-member regional group with a mandate of promoting economic integration in all fields of activity of the constituting countries."
Southern African Development Community
"The vision of SADC is one of a Common Future, a future within a regional community that will ensure economic well-being, improvement of the standards of living and quality of life, freedom and social justice and peace and security for the people of Southern Africa."
Statistics in Africa
"The latest set of data from the World Bank on social and economic conditions across the African continent encompasses 1700 indicators ranging from the number of people with mobile phones to the percentage of women in parliament."
UN - Africa Resources
Information and Resource pages on African countries from the United Nations
United Nations Development Program - Africa
"UNDP’s support for national and local institutions helps to build efficient and accountable public administrations, fight corruption, promote fair and accessible justice systems and ensure public services reach those who need them the most."
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
"Established by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations (UN) in 1958 as one of the UN's five regional commissions, ECA's mandate is to promote the economic and social development of its member States, foster intra-regional integration, and promote international cooperation for Africa's development."
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