An Integrated, Prosperous and Peaceful Africa.

Top Slides

Banner Slides

Economic Affairs


H.E. Victor Harison

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.


Speech by Commissioner for Economic Affairs for AU-ATAF
August 26, 2020

Your Excellency, Mr.

Opening Remarks for the Chairman AU-ATAF
August 26, 2020

• Your Excellency, Professor Victor Harrison, Commissioner, Economic Affairs, African Union Commission

COVID-19 heightens need to expand resource mobilization base
August 24, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought to the fore, the focus on the rapidly growing shift to a digitalised economy across

August 17, 2020

17th August 2020: In Africa, nearly one in two children are deprived from a legal existen

August 26, 2020 to August 27, 2020

August 11, 2020


African Union Senior Officials Meeting.

August 05, 2020

WHAT: Financial Institutions and Private Sector: Rethinking a more endogenous and resilient economy to ensure

June 25, 2020
WHAT:   High Level Launch of the Tax Transparency in Africa 2020 report

Department Resources

September 19, 2020

The African Union Commission (AUC) envisions “an integrated continent that is politically united based on the ideals of Pan Africanism an

June 24, 2020

Highlights of the cooperation with the GIZ-project “Support to the African Union on Migration and Displacement”

June 24, 2020

Violent extremism is a global issue.