ECA and experts examine links between territorial policies, industrialization and inclusive development
The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA – Office for North Africa) will organize on 24-25 November in Tunis (Tunisia) an expert group meeting under the theme : “Territorialization of Industrial Policy and Inclusive Growth”.
This event will take place with the participation of the Tunisian Minister of Industry Zied Ladhari, the acting Director of the ECA office for North Africa Omar Ismael Abdourahman and the acting UNDP Resident representative to Tunisia El Kebir Mdarhri Alaoui ; it will be an opportunity for participants to examine the place and role of territories as spaces for local economic development in North African industrial policies.
Participants will include experts from ministries of industry, local authorities, institutions in charge of public policy territorial planning. They will review the state of industrial policies established in the sub-region and their territorial dimension.
Experts will also share experiences and good practices in the field of industrial policy governance and public policy coordination, and will identify key reform areas for the territorialization of industrial policies and inclusive development in North Africa.