Progress made in the implementation of the programmes on alleviation of poverty in Africa
Africa has robust resource potential. In the continent as a whole, the land under cultivation stands at approximately 195 million hectares (IITA, 1993). This enormous land area most of which in sub-Saharan Africa, constitutes ...
Report on formulation and implementation of human settlements policies towards mitigating rural/urban imbalances in African countries
Africa is still predominantly rural spatially and demographically and may remain so for some time. Over 60 per cent of the population is still rural and agriculture is still the mainstay of most of the populations and most ...
Report on the implementation of the plan of action contained in the global strategy for shelter to the year 2000
The primary objective of programme area 1, Agenda 21, is to achieve adequate shelter for rapidly growing populations and for the currently derived urban and rural poor through an enabling approach to shelter development ...