The primary objective CRIA’s capacity development program is to foster understanding of economic integration as a key element of African development and to build national and regional capacity for effective management of the process of regionalism in Africa. Beneficiaries of CRIA’s capacity development include senior and middle level policy makers, managers, advisors, national, regional and pan-African parliamentarians, private sector organisations and civil society groups.  CRIA training workshops and academic programs enable regional integration stakeholders acquire the requisite technical and analytical skills to effectively plan, implement, monitor and evaluate regional integration policies, startegies, programs and projects.


CRIA Training Workshops


Workshop On Regional Integration For The Staff Of The Nigeria Ministry Of Foreign Affairs Held At GIMPA 12 - 17 December 2011

Regional Workshop on the ECOWAS Multilateral Surveillance Mechanism for Officials of National Coordinating Units, 27-31, July 2009, held at GIMPA, Accra Ghana


CRIA Academic Programs

Against the background of the wide recognition and acceptance of region-building and regional integration as a necessary condition for the long-term sustainable development of African countries, CRIA has developed the following academic programmes in Regionalism and African Development: