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Towards an African economic community

Towards an African economic community

(lessons of experience from ECOWAS) : proceedings of an international conference

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Published by Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research in [Ibadan, Nigeria] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West
    • Subjects:
    • Economic Community of West African States -- Congresses.,
    • Africa, West -- Economic integration -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Akinola A. Owosekun.
      ContributionsOwosekun, Akinola Adeniyi., Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research., Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC1000 .T69 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination401 p. ;
      Number of Pages401
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2446079M
      ISBN 109781810408
      LC Control Number87143033
      OCLC/WorldCa16983618

      The African Economic Community: Problems and Prospects Kwaku Danso* Introduction Thirty-four African leaders meeting in the new Nigerian capital, Abuja, on 3 June , signed the treaty for the establishment of an African Economic Community (AEC) by The purpose of the Treaty is to create a framework for the development, mobilization. African Community Economic Development of New England, Boston, Massachusetts. likes 3 talking about this 1 was here. We bring people and organizations togetherFollowers: The African Economic Council: A non-governmental organization, the founding conference was held on 18 and 19 March The Council was established in recognition of the importance of the African continent moving aggressively towards the economic prosperity and well-being of its people, aware of the attractive investment opportunities on the continent and recognizing the great role that the.


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