Think tank

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

ECA

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Established by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations (UN) in 1958 as one of the UN's five regional commissions, ECA's mandate is to promote the economic and social development of its member States, foster intra-regional integration, and promote international cooperation for Africa's development.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.uneca.org/

Address:
P.O. Box 3001, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Country:
Ethiopia

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
America, Asia, Africa, Europe
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1958
Age (years)
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
63 
Ethiopia average
 22
Global average
 32
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Mr. Oliver Chinganya
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
 31
Ethiopia average
 10
Global average
 20

Social

Likes (2019)
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
 18,429
Ethiopia average
 4,804
Global average
 27,922
Twitter
Followers (2019)
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
 95,500
Ethiopia average
 19,710
Global average
 16,331
Subscribers (2019)
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
 1,720
Ethiopia average
 562
Global average
 6,574
Followers (2019)
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
 11,128
Ethiopia average
 3,959
Global average
 6,899

Data notes

Last updated: 10/03/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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