Agenda - Committee of Experts

Meeting of the Committee of Experts of the Seventh Joint Annual Meetings of the ECA Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development and AU Conference of Ministers of Economy and Finance


Abuja, Nigeria
25-28 March 2014

Draft Provisional Agenda 

Theme: Industrialization for Inclusive and Transformative Development in Africa


  1. Opening of the meeting
  1. Election of the Bureau and adoption of the agenda and programme of work
  1. Overview of recent economic and social developments in Africa
  1. Review of progress towards the Millennium Development Goals and the post-2015 development agenda, and the African common position on the post-2015 development agenda
  1. Assessment of progress on regional integration in Africa
  1. Presentation on the theme of the Conference, “Industrialization for inclusive and transformative development in Africa”
  1. Presentation and discussion on the new continent wide gender and development initiative
  1. Presentation and discussion on the report on South-South and triangular cooperation in support of Africa post-2015
  1. Discussion of The Cost of Hunger in Africa: social and economic impact of child under nutrition in Egypt, Ethiopia, Swaziland, and Uganda
  1. Presentation of statutory issues
  1. Any other business