African common position and the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction and the world conference
By its resolution 42/169, the United Nations General Assembly decided to declare a decade for natural disaster reduction and by its resolution 44/236, proclaimed the 1990s as the International Decade for Natural Disaster ...
Energy in poverty alleviation and sustainable agricultural and rural development in Africa
Acute poverty, chronic food-insecurity and under-development generally spreading in rural Africa are rooted in low and declining outputs in the household farming sub-sector which produces the bulk of agricultural output. ...
Follow-up action on relevant resolutions adopted by the twenty-fifth session of the commission/sixteenth meeting of the conference of ministers
The purpose of the present document is, to provide the meeting with an account of action taken by the ECA secretariat towards the implementation of these resolutions.
Projet de rapport
La trente et unième session de la Commission/vingt-deuxième réunion de la Conférence des ministres responsables du développement économique et social et de la planification s'est tenue au nouveau Centre de conférences ...
Follow-up action on relevant resolutions adopted by the twenty-sixth session of the Commission/Seventeenth meeting of the Conference of Ministers
The twenty-sixth session of the Commission/seventeenth meeting of the Conference of Ministers responsible for Economic Development and Planning was held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 9 to 13 May 1991. The meeting adopted ...
Mid-term regional report for Africa on the Implementation of the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction : country natural disaster profile
The information contained below is from responses of the majority of African countries to a questionnaire on disaster types listed drought, floods and soil erosion as the major disaster types on the continent, followed by ...
Report on preparations for the second United Nations Conference on Human Settlements
It is to be recalled that the United Nations Conference on Human Settlements (Habitat I), held at Vancouver, Canada in 1976, resulted in a globally agreed plan of action which stressed the necessity for formulation and ...
Staff and adminstrative questions
Resolution 242 (XI) of 23 February 1973 and subsequent decisions adopted by the Conference of Ministers request the secretariat to provide periodic reports on general administrative issues of interest to member States. ...
Report of the thirteenth meeting of the technical preparatory committee of the whole
The thirteenth meeting of the Technical Preparatory Committee of the Whole (TEPCOW) was held at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 13 April to 18 April 1992. The meeting was formally opened by H.E. Dr. Duri Mohammed, Minister of ...
Issues from the subsidiary organs and sectoral bodies of the commission calling for action by the conference of ministers
This document contains the recommendations and resolutions having programmatic and/or financial implications or call for specific actions on the part of the Executive Secretary adopted by the subsidiary organs of the ...