Out of all the Regional Economic Communities, the report cites the East African Community as the most integrated region
With trade pegged as a means to implement the post-2015 development agenda, as well as Africa’s own Agenda 2063, the role of trade as a vehicle for development has become more obvious.
The African Development Bank (AfDB), the African Union Commission (AUC) and the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), recently in Addis-Ababa, presented preliminary data on the continent’s Regional Integration Index to the 8th AU-ECA Conference of Ministers. The meeting focused on progress made on Africa’s Regional Integration Index.
The African Development Bank (AfDB), the African Union Commission (AUC) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) have joined forces to produce an Africa Regional Integration Index.