H.E. Victor Harison, from Madagascar, was elected the new Commissioner for Economic Affairs of the African Union Commission. H.E. Harison is a Professor with over thirty-four (34) years of experience in academia, with specialty in Mathematics, Project Management, Business Ethics and Leadership from the University of Antananarivo, Madagascar.
The Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) promotes the work of the AU in the area of economic integration and private sector development and engagement.
Promote African regional integration.
Responsible to promote policies and programs
Implements programs that aim to create strategic partnerships with the private sector.
Improve the production of high quality and harmonized statistics.