Ocean as a source of energy in Africa
The present paper is a general review of the main primary ocean energy sources which could be considered as future alternative sources of energy for some of the African countries. of these sources, it is widely recognised ...
Role, problems and response to charcoal utilization as a source of energy in Africa
This document presents information on the Role, problems and response to charcoal utilization as a source of energy in Africa, of the Regional Preparatory Meeting on New and Renewable Sources of Energy held Addis Ababa, ...
Oil shales and tar sands
The exploitation of oil shale as a fuel and a source of liquid hydrocarbons on a substantial scale expends over a period of nearly 150 years. At the beginning^ of this century, oil shale industries were established in such ...
Background Paper to the Three-Plan and Programme of Action for Industrial Collective Self -Reliance for Development
This document presents the background paper to the three-year plan and programme of action for industrial collective self-reliance for development. In recent decades, most African countries accepted the fundamental role ...
Perspectives of the African region in the 1980s and policy implications
On 15 December 1975 the General Assembly adopted resolution 3508 (XXX) calling for the examination of long-term trends in the economic development of world regions. The resolution requested, inter alia, the regional ...
Report of the conference
As a rather of urgency, African countries must strengthen their statistical infrastructures as a basis for effective policy-making and planning. In this connection, they are urged to formulate statistical development ...
Review and appraisal of socio-economic situation in Africa in 1978/1979 and the 1970s and the prospects for the 1980s
The present paper is just an attempt to throw some light on some aspects of the problems of the African least developed countries. Its limitations lie, inter alia, both in the methods used and in the fact that it deals ...
Report of second meeting of the United Nations interagency working group on the integration of women in development in Africa : Lusaka, Zambia, 1 and 4 December 1979
The second meeting of the United Nations Interagency Working Group on the integration of Women in development in Africa was-held at Mulungushi Hall, Lusaka, on 1 and 4 December 1979.
Status of preparations at the African level for the United Nations conference on renewable source of energy
This paper contains information on the Status of preparations at the African level for the United Nations conference on renewable source of energy, of the Regional Preparatory Meeting on New and Renewable Sources of Energy ...
African data requirements in the 1980s
This study aims essentially at identifying the areas where basic African economic and social statistics need particular improvement to meet the needs of these far-reaching strategies implied in new international economic ...