The sixteenth regional course was held at the Institute for Diplomatic Studies with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Egypt from 26 January to 12 February 2009. The program was delivered by experts from UNCTAD and UNECA. National experts participated from GAFI and the Information Technology Industry Development Agency.

The eleventh regional course was held at the Institute for Diplomatic Studies with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Egypt from 4-22 February 2007. UNCTAD and ECA experts delivered the program. National experts who took part came from the Information Technology Industry Development Agency and the Information and Decision Support Centre, The Cabinet of Ministers.

The thirteenth regional course was held with the support of the Ministry of Trade, Consumer Affairs and Handicrafts, Senegal from 22 October–9 November 2007. UNCTAD and ECA experts delivered the program, along with national experts from the Center for the Study on the politics of Development at the Ministry of Economics and Finance.

The fourth regional course was held at the University of Mauritius with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Regional Cooperation from 26 January to 11 February 2004. UNCTAD and ECA experts, and national experts from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Interntional Trade and Regional Cooperation, University of Mauritius, Mauritius Freeport Authority, and the Mauritius Sugar Authority delivered this program.