Role of national youth service programmes in economic and social development
This paper focuses on the role of national youth service programmes in economic and social development.
Workshop in budget-plan harmonization, tax policy and adminstration: report of a mission
This workshop stressed the need in a Socialist economy for comprehensive planning for the public sector. It was felt that the development planning should as soon as possible. Specifically the workshop considered that ...
Report of the Chemical Task Force : (5-23 November 1979)
The objective of the present Task Force and its report are to examine critically the regional report and express its views to the Expert Meeting in Chemicals The Task Force was also requested to comment on the chemical ...
Etude des conditions écomomiques et sociales en Afrique 1977 - 1978
L'Etude pour 1977-1978 constitue également la quatrième opération d'examen et d’évaluation des progrès réalises pendant la deuxième Décennie des Fêtions Unies pour le développement et elle est publiée en eux parties., La ...
Measures taken by ECA to promote co-operation between the African region and other developing regions
These meetings, while recognizing that the existing integration schemes and trade agreements should constitute an essential element of co-operation in the developing regions, adopted recommendations on new ideas and ...
The fourth session of UNCTAD : a preliminary assessment
This paper aims at evaluating the results of the Fourth Session of UHCTAD from the standpoint of African countries, of which no less than 46 participated actively in its deliberations, almost all at ministerial level. At ...
International financial and monetary problems and related matters : considerations of recent developments in respect of these problems and implications for African countries
This paper attempts to review some of the most significant recent economic trends in the region and the major developments that took place in the international financial and monetary fields since the last-meeting of the ...
Working group II: economic infrastructure
This paper focuses on working group II economic infrastructure. The working group considered the views expressed in the relevant working papers and the question which had been prepared beforehand to guide the discussion.
Memorandum on the common list of commodities to be traded within the prefential trade area for eastern and southern African states
The purpose of this Memorandum is to analyse the information presently available so as to identify an appropriate approach to the exchange of preferences and propose the necessary tariff and non-tariff barriers reductions ...
Strategy of development and regional planning
Development Planning in Africa has made a remarkable progress during the 196O's. One of the main features distinguishing planning today from that of the first years of independence is increasing interest in regional planning ...