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 ...
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 ...