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Capacity Building Projects

The Development Account is an integral part of the technical cooperation activities of the economic and social entities of the United Nations under the umbrella of the Executive Committee for Economic and Social Affairs (EC-ESA).

Development Account projects aim at capacity-building through sub-regional, regional and interregional economic and technical cooperation among developing countries. Each individual project is aimed at achieving a distinct development impact. Projects are executed by member entities of EC-ESA, and often in cooperation between more than one entity. The Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs acts as Programme Manager of the Account.

The Development Policy and Analysis Division is currently managing or supporting four active capacity-building projects sponsored by the Development Account:

Finalized Development Account projects:

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