Future of the African Demographic Training and Research Institutes - RIPS (ACCRA) and IFORD (YAOUNDE)
The purpose of this paper is to describe briefly the past activities of IFORD and RIPS, to highlights the current problems and to suggest alternative avenues for possible solutions in the future.
Kilimanjaro programme of action on population - follow-up
Population trends have had a considerable impact on the present economic and social crises in Africa and will continue to do so for many years ahead if vigorous and comprehensive population policies are not adopted not At ...
Possible approaches to the integration of demographic, social and economic statistics into development plans
The first section of the paper is devoted to the chief demographic and socio-economic data which must under pin the planning exercise, and their various sources. The second section gives a number of examples of how these ...
Progress in the implementation of the national accounts capability programme
In 1981/82, the Economic Commission for Africa reviewed the state of national accounts in Africa and drew up proposals for their further development under the title "National Accounts Capability Programme" (NACF). This ...
Report on statistical 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
The paper assesses the progress which has been made in implementing the approved work programme for the period 1934-1985 (Annex I), lists the outputs under the different sub-programnes which could not be delivered due to ...
Directory of statistical training centres not participating in the Statistical Training Programme for Africa (STPA)
At the request of the third session of the Joint Conference of African Planners, Statisticians and Demographers the present first issue of the Directory of Statistical Training Centers not participating in the Statistical ...
Review of progress short-term forecasting and multi-sectoral planning models
The present paper gives an overview of the experience that the secretariat gained in the implementation of the system in some countries. Specific issues and proposals are derived from this experience for the benefit of the ...
Faits recents concernant l'assistance technique et financiere
Le présent document est de présenter un résumé des actions entreprises par les Nations Unies ainsi que la stratégie suivie en matière de coopération technique pour aider les pays africains à promouvoir leurs système de ...
Intégration des statistiques démographiques sociales et économiques dans les plans de développement
Les résultats économiques décevants enregistrés par la région africaine au cours de ces dernières décennies et les sombres perspectives qui sont annoncées pour les années futures si les politiques et les tendances passées ...