Reduction of food losses through insect pest management and use of small scale and low cost farm equipment : progress report for the period from 1st January to 30th june 1987
Author(s)/Corporate Author (s)United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa.;
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations;
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The document focuses on the growing demand for regional facilities for demographic research and training in Africa, the United Nations Economic commission for Africa approved, at its Ninth Session in 1968, the establishment of two new institutes, which would provide training and conduct research in the region. One of these was to serve the English-speaking Countries of Africa, taking into consideration the coverage of the Cairo Demographic Centre, and the need to avoid the duplication or facilities, while the other was to serve the French-speaking countries or Africa, south of Sahara.