ECOWAS Business Council

Item 14:    Report on the Regional Strategic Framework for ECOWAS Private Sector Development

 

  1. In his presentation of the Regional Strategic Framework for ECOWAS Private Sector Development, the representative of Senegal recalled the 29th Summit of the Authority of Heads of State and Government directing the ECOWAS Commission to organize the Private Sector in the region and set an ECOWAS Business Council as an apex advisory organ on private sector development
  2. The representative of Senegal then highlighted the various programmes and activities undertaken in the execution of this directive which culminated in the adoption of the RS-PSD document validated on 7th March, 2013 and adopted by the Sectoral Ministers in Dakar, Senegal on 23rd October, 2013.
  3. He further highlighted the essence of the Private Sector Development Strategy and the ECOWAS Business Council and requested the ECOWAS Council of Ministers to endorse the Report.

82.    After presentation, the Council endorsed the report for adoption by the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government.

 

Source: 

SEVENTY-THIRD ORDINARY SESSION

OF THE ECOWAS COUNCIL OF MINISTERS

Abuja, 9th – 11th December, 2014