Report of the African workshop on strategies for accelerating the improvement of civil registration and vital statistics systems
The United Nations Statistical Commission, at its twentysixth session held in 1991, after considering a report on the state of the civil registration and vital statistics systems that pointed out their stagnation in the ...
Good Managment and self-reliance for improving civil registration and vital statistics systems in countries of Africa
Interest in the efficiency and improvement of civil registration system surfaced, in the African region, during the 1970's. The central focus of this interest was, and continues to be, how to ensure that the system would ...
Civil registration Vs other data collection methods and techniques providing vital statistics and rates
This paper presents, first, an overview to collect vital statistics and rates through the civil registration method, followed by the various approaches to collect fertility, nuptiality and mortality data through population ...
Report of the study tour and of the training centre on population census techniques
This paper is focuses on the report of the study tour and of the training centre on population census techniques. And the study tour was attended by twelve participants from the ten countries of West Africa.
Report of the expert consultation of a system of socio- economic indicators for African planners Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 23-27 January 1984
The expert consultation on a System of socio economic Indicators for African Planners was held at ECA Headquarters, Addis Ababa, from 23 to 27 January 1984, The meeting was opened by Mr. W. M. Wamalwa, officer Charge of ...
Les statistiques de l'état civil en Afrique
Le cycle d’études sur les problèmes de population en Afrique qui s'est réuni au Caire en octobre-novembre 1962 a explicitement reconnu que les données actuelles sur la population, sa structure et ses modifications étaient ...
Report of the sixth meeting of directors of centers participating in the Statistical Training Programme for Africa (STPA)
The Sixth Meeting of Directors of Centers participating in the Statistical Training Programme for Africa (STPA) was held from 4 to 8 December 1989 at ECA headquarters in Addis Ababa. It was opened by Mr. M. Tchouta Moussa, ...
Consideration of the role to be assigned to planning in the context of Africa's socio-economic transformation and development
In the light of the changes that have recently taken place or are emerging in the world and in Africa, there can be no maintaining any illusions about the centralized planning methods and practices used in Africa since the ...
Economic and social information systems in support of sustainable development and regional integration in Africa
The important role of information in all walks of everyday life has long been recognized. Various types of information compilation form the very basis of any research, analysis, inferences and policy planning consequently, ...