Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa, 1980-2000



Publisher: International Institute for Labour Studies in Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Africa -- Economic policy.,
  • Africa -- Economic integration.

Edition Notes

StatementOrganization of African Unity.
ContributionsOrganization of African Unity.
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LC ClassificationsHC800 .L33 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 130 p. ;
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3249525M
LC Control Number83166432

economic community by the year The political will and commitment of the African Heads of State and Government is expressed in the "Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa " following the Summit held in Lagos, Nigeria, from 28 to 29 April The Final Act of Lagos charted out the stages ofFile Size: KB. Among these initiatives are the Lagos Plan of Action (LPA; –), the Abuja Treaty (signed ), the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD; adopted ), the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP; ), the Minimum Integration Programme (MIP; adopted ), and the Programme for Infrastructure. The Lagos Plan of Action for socio-economic development of Africa was the OAU’s plan of action Meeting in Lagos in April just after the SADCC was launched, African leaders inspired by Nyerere and Khama, reaffirmed their commitment to set up an African Economic Community by the year , “so as to ensure the economic, social.   4 OAU, "The Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa " (Geneva: International Institute for Labour Studies, ). 5 As at 30 June, , Tariff reductions averaged around 80%.Cited by: 1.

Despite the diversity of national economic experiences, the economic history of sub-Saharan Africa can be broadly divided into four sub-periods: 10 , when the growth of many African economies equalled that in many other areas . Rational Asymmetric Development, Piketty and Poverty in Africa Simplice A. Asongu & Jacinta C. Nwachukwu March Abstract An April World Bank report on the Millennium Development Goal poverty target has revealed that extreme poverty has been decreasing in all regions of the world with the exception of by: 5. Bank, Accelerated Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Agenda for Action,; Organization of African Unity, The Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa (Geneva: International Institute of. the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa – (Geneva: International Institute for Labor Studies, ). 7. Harold D. Lasswell, World Handbook of Political and Social Indicators, (New Haven: Yale University Press, ). 8. World Bank, Accelerated Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Agenda for Action (Washington.

  The Organisation of African Unity (OAU), The Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa, – (Lagos, ). Google Scholar. Orr, L., J. Heintz and F. Tregenne, Gendered Critique of GEAR (Johannesburg: National Labour and Economic Development Institute, ). Google Scholar. Pan Africanist Congress (PAC), The by: 1. Science as a Gateway to Understanding: International Workshop Proceedings, Tehran, Iran. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / The cooperation and partnership strongly advocated by the Lagos Plan of Action () as well as the New Partnership for Africaâ s Development () could mate- rialize through the. Fifty Key Thinkers on Development is the essential guide to the world's most influential development thinkers. It presents a unique guide to the lives and ideas of leading contributors to the contested terrain of development studies from both North and South. As a result, the Monrovia Strategy for the Economic Development of Africa () and the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa () were created, aiming towards a greater self-reliance of African.

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Lagos at the 2nd Extraordinary Session devoted to Africa's economic problems, decided to adopt the following Plan of Action as well as the Final Act of Lagos. In so doing, we are conscious of the tremendous effort which will be required of us, individually and collectively, to attain the goals we have set for ourselves in these Size: KB.

Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa, Geneva, Switzerland: International Institute for Labour Studies, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Organization of African Unity.

OCLC Number: Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa, Geneva, Switzerland: International Institute for Labour Studies, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Organization of African Unity.

OCLC Number:   The Lagos Plan of Action (officially the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa, –) was an Organisation of African Unity-backed plan to increase Africa 's self-sufficiency.

It was drafted in Lagos, Nigeria in April 1. This led to the adoption of the Lagos Plan of Action by heads of state and government who met in Nigeria in July The Lagos Plan of Action was developed as the continent’s blueprint through which Africa could, based on the principle of collective self-reliance, achieve rapid economic and social development.

Africa’s Development Challenges and Opportunities African countries made a bold attempt to turn around their development fortunes by adopting in Julythe Monrovia Strategy and in Aprilthe Lagos Plan of Action (LPA) for the Economic Development of Africa – and the Final Act of Size: KB.

OAU,The Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa (Geneva: International Institute for Labour Studies, ). Google ScholarAuthor: John M. Mbaku. Economic Development for the Establishment of a New International Economic Order and the follow up Lagos Plan of Action (LPA) for the Economic Development of Africa (–)2.

However, it was at the Eighth Ordinary Session of the Executive Council of the African Union of in Khartoum, Sudan that endorsed “the call upon Member. 2 HUMAN SECURITY IN AFRICA 3 Examples include the Lagos Plan of Action for Economic Development in Africa (–), the African Alternative Framework to Structural Adjustment for Socio-Economic Recovery and Transformation (AAF-SAP) (), and the African Charter for Popular Participation for Development ().

Organisation of African Unity, Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa, – (Geneva: International Institute for Labour Cited by: 3. Action for the Economic Development of Africa,and an agenda for creating an African Economic Community by The goal of Luke's and Shaw's book is to summarize, evaluate, and "excite interest in and support for the Lagos Plan of Action." Since the Plan envisions regional economic communities preceding an all-African community.

economic development policies and strategies beginning with the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa that culminated. This Presentation seeks to assess, the implication of the Lagos Plan of Action beyond the year and its connectedness to the AU Vision that equally thrives to make impact into a number of areas that include inter-alia: African Identity and Renaissance; Continuation of the Struggle against Colonialism and the Right to Self-determination of People.

home-grown development strategies geared toward the transformation of the continent. According to Adedeji,1 these include: n The Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa () and the Final Act of Lagos; n Africa’s Priority Programme for Author: M.

Muchie, V. Gumede, S. Oloruntoba, N.A. Check. Economic Commission for Africa. Evaluation of the Implementation of the Regional Food Plan for Africa (): A Preliminary Assessment of the Food and Agricultural Aspects cf the Lagos Plan of Action.

New York: United by: 5. 1The establishment of the Economic Community of Central African States (‘ECCAS’; ‘Community’) falls within the scope of the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa: –, adopted by the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the Organization of African Unity (‘OAU’; see also African Union [AU]), which met on 28 and 29.

The Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa – calls on Organisation of African Union – now known as the African Union – member states to. The Keynote Address deals with the AfCFTA in the context of the African Economic Community (AEC) envisaged in the Abuja Treaty, which was earlier touched on in the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa ().

This resulted in the emergence of new African development approaches and strategies such as the Lagos Plan of Action and the New Partnership for Africa's Development, as well as the domestication of some aspects of international development approaches.

This book is a must-read for anyone interested in understanding the evolution and Cited by: 1. Tourism in Africa's Economic Development: Policy Implications Article (PDF Available) in Management Decision 41(3) April with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Analysis - TWO years ago, President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete announced that the government would increase research and development (R&D) spending from. Appendix D: Extracts from the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa ( ) Appendix E: Main mineral deposits of Africa Appendix F: U.S.

Mineral Materials Ranked by Net Import Reliance - Appendix G: State/private control of mining of selected minerals Agenda does not say anything radically different from Africa’s past big development plans, especially the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa, –, and the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) which was launched in containing a vision for promoting better governance, development and Author: Obijiofor Aginam.

This can be seen from the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africawhich was adopted by the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the Organization of African Unity (OAU), at a special session held in Lagos, Nigeria in April The Lagos Plan of Action was complemented by the Final Act of Lagos, the Author: Thomas R.

Odhiambo. Transformation (Addis Ababa: Africa House, ) and Organization of African Unity (OAU) Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa: (Geneva: International Institute for Labor Studies, ).

52 AFRICA TODAY. It is a long pursuant objective to many African leaders that to implement economic cooperation in order to promote economic development of Africa. For example, 《Lagos Plan of Action》 in decided to form a African common market by Reliance in Social and Economic Development for the Establishment of a New International Economic Order,1 and the follow-up Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa (–).2 However, it was the Eighth Ordinary Session of the Executive Council of the African Union in Khartoum in that endorsed the call.

1The establishment of the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (‘CEMAC’) fell within the scope of the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa (–) as adopted by the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the Organization of African Unity (‘OAU’) (African Union [AU]), held on 28 and 29 April The Lagos Plan of Action (LPA) for the Economic Development of Africa,and structural adjustment policies (SAPs) have been disappointing in addressing the profound crisis in Africa's political economy.

It is argued that the problem is not purely economic but rather a political-ideological one as well, and should be addressed by approaches that go beyond.

Lagos Plan OAU member states should in their development plans give emphasis to ‘the development of agriculture and agrobased industries, development of socio-economic infrastructure, co-operation, eradication of 14 Ake () 15 Lagos plan of action for the economic development of Africa.

The Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa, ,() (Geneva: ILO). World Bank, () Accelerated Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Agenda, (Washington, DC: World Bank).The Lagos Plan of Action for socio-economic development of Africa was the OAU's plan of action Meeting in Lagos in April just after the SADCC was launched, African leaders inspired by Nyerere and Khama, reaffirmed their commitment to set up an African Economic Community by the year"so as to ensure the economic, social and.World Bank, World Development Report (Washington, DC, World Bank, ), page See Organization of African Unity, Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa (Geneva, Institute of Labour Studies, ).

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