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africainfo

AfricaInfo

StatCom-Africa III

Cape Town, South Africa

21-23 Jan 2012

AU Presentation

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Background

  • AfricaInfoendorsedby AU Conference of African Ministers of Economy and Finance in March2011:

Calls upon the African Union Commission, the Economic Commission for Africa, the AfricanDevelopment Bank and the United Nations Children’sFundtostrengthentheircollaboration for the operationalizationof the AfricaInfoinitiativetoensurethat it has a continental dimension, and produce a plan for its implementation;

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Background

  • In response, AUC, ECA, AfDB and UNICEF producedStrategicAction Plan
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What is AfricaInfo?

  • A pan-African database initiative
  • Monitors the continent’s goals and commitments
  • Builds capacity and harmonizes data throughout the continent
  • Builds on the DevInfoinitiative, a UN toolmonitoringMDGs and developmentwhich is used by 45 of 54 Africancountries
institutional objectives
Institutional objectives
  • Compile and standardize national and subnational data across the region
  • Increase AU capacity to use and analyze data
  • Increase transparency and support planning and decision-making
  • Reinforce national efforts to improve statistical information systems
  • Harmonize data with RECs & Country States
technical objectives
Technical objectives
  • Open data access through SDMX and simple web services
  • Better tools for data visualization
  • Support the different structures needed to monitor goals and commitments
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294 in 2008

68 in 2009

290 in 2008

Search Results Page

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Gross enrollment ratio in primary, grade 1 to 6

Dire Dawa & Harari

Female

Male

Addis Ababa

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EMERGENCIES IN EASTERN & SOUTHERN AFRICA 2007

Political tension

Flooding, AWD,Conflict

Flooding, Conflict, Cholera/AWD

Conflict, Flooding

Flooding, Ethnic Clashes

Displacements

Flooding, Earthquakes

Cholera

Cholera

Flooding

Flooding

Flooding, Cyclone

Flooding, Cyclones

Cholera, Political & economic instability, Drought

Drought

Drought

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Less than half of the children reach to Grade 5 in Cambodia

Situation is worsening in the Northern province

1996

1999

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Mauritius: 75.8

Chad: 2.8

Source: UNSD_MDG_2010 Country Data

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Contraceptive prevalence rate (CPR)

Namibia, Total 15-49 yr, 2000/2006

Source: NAM_DHS_2000, 2006-2007

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Larger unmet need for spacing

Larger unmet need for limiting

Source: UNSD_MDG_2010 Country Data

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Managementandgovernance

  • Steering committee – to be composed of directors of the appropriate departments at AUC, UNECA, AfDB, UNICEF and RECs.
  • Technical working group (AUC, UNECA, AfDB, UNICEF)
  • Operational team to be composed of technical experts at AUC, UNECA, AfDB and UNICEF
  • Secretariat to provide administrative support
way forward
Way forward
  • Partners are ready to start implementation by:
    • Agreeing upon list of indicators
    • Starting to build the regional database
    • Provide open access to all available national and sub-national data
    • Initiating the training program outlined in Strategic Action Plan
way forward continued
Wayforward (continued)
  • Resource mobilization based on existing ministerial endorsement of AfricaInfo in March 2011
  • Five-year strategic action plan - 2011-2015 – calls for $10 million