Role of the cartographic service in the office 'de la recherche scientifique et techinque ourte-mer'
Author(s)/Corporate Author (s)United Nations. Economic and Social Council;
United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa;
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The purpose of the Office de la Recherche Scientifique et Technique Outre-Mer, which was set up in 1943 is: to determine the basic data of natural and human environments; to undertake and develop all kinds of fundamental research relating; to plant and animal production in the non-temperate areas of the globe, and more particularly in the inter-tropical and arid zones.