Survey of economic and social conditions in Africa, 1984-1985
The Survey of Economic and Social Conditions in Africa for 1984-1985 is the product of field surveys carried out during the year 1985 by the staff of the Socio-economic Research and Planning Division of the Economic ...
An assessment of industrial capacity utilization in African countries : a methodological framework for the measurement of excess capacity
The paper is structured as follows: In section II, trends in industrial performance are analyzed with emphasis on the structural characteristics of the manufacturing sector, industrial policies and strategies, against the ...
Project on review and appraisal of the impact of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on African development-policy-making, programming and executing projects, 1975-1985
The period 1975-1985 appears to be a period against which the functions and functioning of the Economic Commission for Africa can be reviewed and appraised. This is the purpose of the project document attached to this note ...
Annual report : fourth session of the joint conference of Africain planners , statisticians and demographers
This paper is focuses on Annual report of the fourth session of the joint conference of African planners, statisticians and demographers. The United Nations African Institute for Economic Development and Planning (IDEP) ...
Report on ECA planning activities 1984-1985 and examination of work programme (1986-1989) with consideration of the objectives, problems to be addressed and strategy for the period 1990-1995
During the biennium 1984-1995., the ECA work program was geared towards the systematic implementation of the major objectives and priorities of the Lagos Plan of Action, the Final Act of Lagos and the International Development ...
Matters arising from pervious United Nations and ECA meeting
This document gives a brief account of the main developments that took place in the various meetings held in the field of economic development planning, statistics, demography and documentation and information during the ...
Issues in the dissemination of Information for Economic Development Planning
This paper will address some issues associated with a review of the current situation namely, the issues in the dissemination of in formation for development Planning. These issues hamper the smooth flow of information for ...
The problem of technical cooperation in Africa : a new approach
The concept of NATCAP is flexible and action-oriented, with goals Which vary from country to country. Planners must progressively identify needs for the best utilization of national human resources in priority sectors, the ...
Sub- regional development prospects : the CILSS countries
The study’s aim is to show governments that, if current policies are continued they can only lead to an unacceptable situation; it also shows how the objectives of the Lagos Plan of Action can be achieved at the regional ...
Progress on the implementation of the United Nations system of national accounts and uses of the data in Africa
The main focus of this paper is on the progress in the implementation of the SNA in the countries of the African region particularly over the last five years, and the uses of the data.