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Annual Reports

Secretary-General's Progress Report on the Implementation of the New Partnership for Africa's Development

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Secretary-General's Progress Report on the Causes of Conflict and the Promotion of Durable Peace and Sustainable Development in Africa

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United Nations System Support for the New Partnership for Africa's Development

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Other Reports

AFRICA'S DEVELOPMENT NEEDS

A monitoring mechanism to review commitments towards Africa's development needs (report of the Secretary-General) (2010) (E) (F)

Africa's Development Needs: State of Implementation of Various Commitments, Challenges and the Way Forward (report of the Secretary-General) (2009) (E) (F)

Summary of the General Assembly High-Level Meeting on Africa's Development Needs (held on 22 September 2008) (F)

Africa's Development Needs: State of Implementation of Various Commitments, Challenges and the Way Forward (report of the Secretary-General) (2008) (E) (F)

SAPIS-NEPAD

First Report of the Secretary-General's Advisory Panel on International Support for The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD): From Rhetoric to Action: Mobilizing International support to Unleash Africa's Potential, 3 June 2005 (E) (F)

Second Report of the Secretary-General's Advisory Panel on International Support for The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD): From Commitments to Results: Moving foward NEPAD Implementation, 13 July 2006 (E) (F)

PEACE AND SECURITY

Report of the High-Level Briefing by the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre on "Enhancing African Peacekeeping Training and Research Capacities for Complex Peace and Security Emergencies in Africa", November 2012

Report of the Civil Society Consultations on the Comprehensive Review on the Causes of Conflict (10-11 June 2010) (unedited)

Human Security and Peacebuilding in Africa: the Need for an Inclusive Approach, (unedited) December 2009

Report of the Seminar on Security Sector Reform and Protection of Women in Africa (unedited), 15 September 2009

Report of the Expert Group Meeting on “African Perspectives on International Terrorism", 3-4 June 2009

Natural Resources, Climate Change and Conflict: Protecting Africa’s Natural Resource Base in Support of Durable Peace and Sustainable Development (summary of Expert Group Meeting held on 17-18 December 2009)

Climate Change and Security in Africa: Challenges and International Policy Context
(Background paper prepared for Expert Group Meeting), December 2009

Bridging the peace and development nexus, the role and capacities of African regional and subregional organizations
(Background paper prepared for Expert Group Meeting), December 2009

The Emerging Role of The AU and ECOWAS in Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding (Background paper prepared for Expert Group Meeting), 28 December 2007

Natural resources and Conflict in Africa: Transforming a Peace Liability into a Peace Asset, 27 November 2007

Report of the Second International Conference on Disarmament, Demobilization, Reintegration and Stability in Africa, held in Kinshasa, The Democratic Republic of Congo, on 12-14 June 2007 (F)

Report on Youth in Africa: Participation of Youth as Partners in Peace and Development in Post-Conflict Countries, held in Windhoek, Namibia, on 16-17 November 2006

Human Security in Africa, December, 2005

Peace Consolidation in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities, December, 2005

Overview of African Development 2005: Conflict in Africa and the role of Disarmarment, Demobilization and Reintergration in Post-conflict Reconstrution, December, 2005

The Millennium Development Goals in Africa:A Graphical Illustration of Progress and Prospects, 17 October, 2005

Disarmament, Demobilization, Reintergration (DDR) and Stability in Africa, 21-23 June, 2005

Secretary-General's original Report on the Causes of Conflict and the Promotion of Durable Peace and Sustainable Development in Africa, 13 April 1998

Private Sector

Microfinance in Africa: Overview and suggestions for Action by Stakeholders (Draft, 2011)

Economic Diversification in Africa: A Review of Selected Countries (2010)

Small Scale Enterprise Development and FDI in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities (2008) (F)

The Private Sector's Institutional Response to NEPAD: Review of current experience and practices (2008)

The Contribution of the Private Sector to the Implementation of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), 5 October 2006 (E) (F)

Report on the Round-table Discussion on Promoting Domestic Private Sector in Africa: A Key Element in the Successful Implementation of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD)

Report on the Ad Hoc Expert Group Meeting on the Contribution of the Private sector to the Implementation of the New Partnership for Africa's Development, Midrand, South Africa, 28 February- 2 March 2005.

UN-ECOSOC Public-Private Alliance for Rural Development (English and French)

Report on the Round-table Discussion on Promoting Domestic Private Sector in Africa:A Key Element in the Successful Implementation of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD)

Report on the Panel Discussion on Capital Flows to Africa: Potentials for Financing the New Partnership for Africa's development

Report of the Regional Workshop on Mobilising Support for NEPAD: The Role of the Private Sector and Civil Society (Accra, Ghana, 28-30 May 2003) (English PDF-file and French PDF-file)

GOVERNANCE

Report of the Expert Group Meeting on the Management of Diversity in Africa, Accra, Ghana, 31 July - 2 August 2012

Overview Paper on the Management of Diversity in Africa - Prepared for the Office of the Special Adviser on Africa (OSAA) by Mr. Andrew Atta-Asamoah, Institute for Security Studies, Pretoria, South Africa.

Governance Challenge in Africa - Summary of the Panel Discussion held on 22 September 2009

Promoting Partnerships in Support of African Peer Review Mechanism Implementation - Report of the Expert Group Meeting held on 15-16 November 2007 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Overview Paper on The Role of the APRM in Strengthening Governance in Africa: Opportunities & Constraints in Implementation--Prepared for the Office of the Special Adviser on Africa by Professor Michelo Hansungule , Professor of Law Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law University of Pretoria, South Africa

Report of the Expert Group Meeting on Democratic Governance: Strategies for Greater Participation of Women, Arusha, Tanzania, 6 - 8 December 2005

South-South Cooperation

Africa's Cooperation with New and Emerging Development Partners: Options for Africa's Development, 2009 (French)

Summary Proceedings of The Fourth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD IV), (unedited) May 2008

South-South Cooperation in Support of the New Partnership for Africa's Development: Experiences of Africa-Latin America and the Caribbean (PDF-file), 2004

OTHER REPORTS

Report of the High-Level Dialogue: "APRM@10: Perspectives on Transformative Governance and the African Agenda 2063: A Dialogue with the Diaspora, NGOs, Women, Youth and the Academia", 24 October 2013

Report of the High Level Panel Discussion: "Africa's Innovation in Governance through 10 Years of the African Peer Review Mechanism", 21 October 2013

Report on the Fifth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD V), 1 to 3 June 2013

Report on the Thematic Session 3: Towards the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Summary – EGM on the role of REcs in Peace and Development, Cameroon, 30 January 2013 update

Summary – The Role of Emerging Economies in Africa's Infrastructure Development, December 2012

Policy Brief, ODA Trends and Patterns, November 2012

Report on the Panel Discussion on Africa Industrialization Day 2012, New York, 21 November 2012

Summary of Africa Week Publications Launch, New York, 16 October 2012

Report on the Briefing on the SG Reports and NEPAD, New York, 15 October 2012

Africa's Decade of Change, New York, August 2012

Summary – EGM on the Management of Diversity in Africa, Accra, 31 July – 2 August 2012

Report on Panel Discussion on Green Economy Africa, 18 June 2012

Policy Brief on Microfinance, January 2012

Africa and International Counter Terrorism Imperatives, New York, November 2011

10th Anniversary of the NEPAD Programme: Reflecting on a Decade of Change/Progress – Moving Forward Africa’s Development Agenda Through Strengthening NEPAD and United Nations Partnership, New York, October 2011

Report on the Expert Group Meeting on the Contribution of UN System support to the implementation of NEPAD, New York, 7 October 2011

Report of the Expert Group Meeting on the Innovation in transforming governance on the African continent: the APRM Experience, New York, 6 October 2011

Report on the High-Level Panel Discussion on “NEPAD and the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs): Progress,Challenges and the Way Forward”, October 2011

Report on the Round table Discussion on Africa and International Migration, 28 June 2011

East African Community (EAC)Briefing to Member States, 2011

Southern Africa Development Community(SADC) Briefing to Member States, 2011

Statement by African Union Permanent Observer to the UN Amb. TETE. RECs, 2011

Statement by Special Adviser on Africa at the 2011 RECS Briefing to Member States, 2011

Summary Report RECs briefing to Member States, 2011

Background Note to the RECS briefings to Member States, 2010

Summary Report REC Briefing to Member States, 2010

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Briefing to Member States, 2010

Statement by the Special Adviser on Africa at the 2010 RECS Briefing to Member States, 2010

The Southern African Development Community (SADC ) BRIEFING TO MEMBER STATES 2010 TALKING REGIONAL INTEGR, 2010

Discussion paper on "The Global Economic Crisis: Towards Syndrome-Free Recovery for Africa", (in cooperation with UNU-WIDER), June 2009

Panel Discussion on Recovering from Global Crisis: Towards an Action Plan for Africa and LDCs, June 2009

Panel Discussion on Multi-Stakeholders’ Perspectives on the Implementation of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD): Four Years After, March 2006

The role of the media in the implementation of NEPAD and the African media's perception of progress in NEPAD, Dianna Games, March 2006

Achieving Food Security in Africa: Challenges and Issues, Angela Mwaniki, March 2006

The national experience of Mozambique in implementing the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) and, in particular, the task of modernizing the country’s economy, António Fernando, March 2006

Issues Paper: Monitoring Mechanisms for Tracking the Progress in Implementing the Development Commitments to Africa: A Brief Review, 24 January 2006

Issues Paper: Recent Developments in International Economic Support for Africa: A Brief Note, 23 January 2006

Integrating the Priorities of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) into the National Development Process: Experiences from Selected African Countries (English PDF-file;  French PDF-file), 2004

Workshop for African Energy Experts: Operationalising the NEPAD Energy Initiative (Dakar, Senegal, 2-4 June 2003)

Resource Mobilization

Resource Flows to Africa: An Update of Statistical Trends, 6 December, 2005.

Remittances to Africa overtakes foreign direct investment: Promoting International development for peace and security in Africa, 2005

Report of the Secretary-General's Advisory Panel on International Support for The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), Mobilising International Support To Unleash Africa's Potential: From Rhetoric To Action, June 3, 2005

Report on Roundtable Discussion on Creating an Enabling Environment and Resource Mobilization for Least Developed Countries Emerging from Conflict, 2004

Report on the Panel Discussion on Capital Flows to Africa: Potentials for Financing the New Partnership for Africa's Development, 2004

African Advocacy Forum II: Microcredit- A Solution for Africa? (New York, November 14, 2002)

Civil Society

Africa Regional Media Dialogue Report, (Lesotho, June 2011)

Africa Regional Media Dialogue List of Participants, (Lesotho, June 2011)

Africa Regional Media Dialogue Maseru Declaration, (9 June 2011)

Workshop on Mainstreaming Communication in the RCM (Senegal, June 2010)

Youth Report ( December 2010)

Report of the Regional Workshop on Mobilising Support for NEPAD: The Role of the Private Sector and Civil Society (Accra, Ghana, 28-30 May 2003) (English PDF-file and French PDF-file)

Community Realities and Responses to HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa