NEPAD Agency - 2013 Annual Report


The year 2013 marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Organization of African Unity (OAU), the predecessor of the current continental body, the African Union. The New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD), now in its second decade of implementation, continues to serve as the Union’s strategic framework for political and socioeconomic transformation, with the NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency as its implementing arm. 2013 also marked the tenth year of the adoption of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) and the Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP), as key programmatic initiatives of NEPAD.