UN proposes Arab world integrationListen /
A vision for the political, social and economic integration of Arab states is being launched by the United Nations.
A report by the UN's Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, (ESCWA) says integration across the Arab world is an "urgent necessity," and would help to develop the region.
It says integration would ultimately lead to a 21st century Arab renaissance
Abdallah Al Dardari, is the chief economist at ESCWA and one of the authors of the report.
Daniel Dickinson asked him for more details.