Date of entry: July 2, 1999
Member of AICESIS
Member of ILO
(237) 22-20-60-34 / (237) 77-34-09-16 / (237) 22-21-26-70
BP 1058 or BP 7175 – YAOUNDE (CAMEROON)
Date of creation
December 31 1960
December 31 1960
Nature of the texts that create the ESC (Constitution, law, decree, etc.)
Bipartite plus (W, E and others)
Number of members : 150 members
Process of designating the members: appointed by socio professional Organizations and nomination by the Head of State.
105 are appointed by socio professional Organizations:
• Agricultural, rural and swimming-cultural activities: 21
• Banks and financial establishments: 8
• Co-operative and craftsmanship activities: 11
• Women and youth movements: 8
• Industrial and commercial activities: 21
• Professional trade unions: 7
• Self employed people: 6
• Workers: 23
45 are appointed by the Executive for their competence in the fields of the economy, education, health, scientific and technical research, school, university and cultural activities.
There are 88 full time employees.
Duration of the term: 5 years renewable
The President is appointed by a decree from the President of the Republic.
Souce of funding
The budget is drawn up by the Institution and adopted by the Parliament.
|Who convenes the ESC||
The Government convenes the Institution. It has not a legal right to issue own-initiative opinion, but it can be responsible for specific missions.
|Salary of members||
The Councillors receive compensations and refunds of expenses.
There is not official publication.
Affiliations : AICESIS – UCESA - UCESIF
|Productivity and competitivity|| |
Section of Production and Consumption
|Financial and Economic Policies|| |
Section of General Economy, Plan and Finances
|Infrastructure Networks, Transport, and Energy Policies|| |
Section of Infrastructure and Energy
|Others (please specify the list)|| |
Section of General Affairs, Trade and Tourism
|Social Affairs|| |
Section of Habitat and Social and Cultural Affairs