Western Sahara Dispute Blocks Economic Talks But Work Proceeds

The tenth annual meetings of African finance ministers, jointly hosted by the AU and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, have been abruptly adjourned over a dispute on the status of the Saharan Arab Democratic Republic.

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The annual high-level joint ECA-AU ministerial Conference, brought together AU Ministers of the Economy and Finance and the ECA Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development.