Economic Community of Central African States
- Goods — Services — Tariffs — Technical barriers to trade
Published under the auspices of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law under the direction of Rüdiger Wolfrum.
1 The establishment of the Economic Community of Central African States (‘ECCAS’; ‘Community’) falls within the scope of the Lagos Plan of Action for the Economic Development of Africa: 1980–2000 , adopted by the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the Organization of African Unity (‘OAU’; see also African Union [AU] ), which met on 28 and 29 April 1980. This document entrusted the Secretary-General of the OAU with the task of setting up ‘as quickly as possible, a Drafting Committee, at ministerial level, to prepare the draft of the treaty establishing...