The evolving AU security culture of non-indifference and R2P affirmations has its parallels in subregional African intergovernmental organizations, including the Economic Community of West African States
and the Southern African Development Community, as well as the East Africa Community, and the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (2009).
Guinea is better poised than most West African nations to benefit from membership in the Economic Community of West African States
Jalloh said the Caritas program seeks to help Sierra Leone comply with the 2000 Accra Declaration on War-Affected Children adopted by members of the Economic Community of West African States
The Economic Community of West African States
adopted a Political Declaration and Action Plan with achievable goals and objectives.
The member states of the Economic Community of West African States
(ECOWAS) plan to create a regional airline in the near future, a senior official said.
Zinsou said the First ECOWAS-Japan Business Forum was a starting point for strengthening public-private partnerships involving the countries of the Economic Community of West African States
(ECOWAS) and Japan, and he touched on the importance of public-private partnerships in Africa.
Integration is the solution to achieve development in Africa, such as in the East Africa Community (EAC) and the Economic Community of West African States
(ECOWAS) and other blocs.
The Programme was co-signed by President Kadre Desire Ouedraogo of the Economic Community of West African States
(ECOWAS) and President Cheikhe Hadjibou Soumare of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA).
This year's participating nations in Obangame Express 2015 included Angola, Belgium, Benin, Brazil, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Democratic Republic of Congo, Denmark, France, Gabon, Germany, Ghana, Nigeria, Norway, Portugal, Republic of Congo, Sao Tome & Principe, Spain, Togo, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States, as well as the Economic Community of West African States
(ECOWAS) and the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS).
The Nigerian government did not give reasons for its decision, but the head of the Economic Community of West African States
(ECOWAS), Ivorian Coast President Alassane Ouattara, confirmed it during an ECOWAS summit in the Nigerian capital, Abuja.
The African Development Bank (AfDB), in partnership with the Economic Community of West African States
(ECOWAS) Commission, organized on 20-21 June 2013, in Dakar, Senegal, a brainstorming workshop for migration experts and stakeholders from ECOWAS member states.
The two-day event, which is jointly organised by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Comesa Regional Investment Agency (Comesa RIA), offers a platform to over 2,000 policy-makers and global business leaders from Africa, the GCC, Asia and Europe and beyond to discuss current challenges and business opportunities in the economic blocs of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa), East African Community, South African Development Community, the Indian Ocean Commission, Economic Community of West African States
, Economic Community of Central African States, Intergovernmental Authority for Development and the African Union.