The African social situation 1982-1987
The paper draws mainly on the secretariat's sources which are supplemented, where available, by data from national and international sources. It should be noted, however, that data in the social area are typically available ...
Advancement of women in Africa : progress report on the establishment of the federation of African women entrepreneurs, an African bank for women and preparations for the fourth world conference on women
This document is a progress report on the establishment of the federation of African women entrepreneurs, an African bank for women and preparations for the fourth world conference on women, on The Advancement of women in Africa.
Review and appraisal of economic performance in Africa 1980-1985 : (in the light of the international development strategy and the Lagos plan of Action)
The present document reviews in summary way major trends in the African region in the framework of the International Development Strategy for the 1980s as well as the Lagos Plan of Action. The period under review covers ...
Strategies for financial resource mobilization for Africa's development in the 1990s
This paper focuses on the strategies for financial resource mobilization for Africa’s development in the 1990s. African economies are characterized by a low level of per capita income, high marginal propensity to consume, ...
Report of the fourth meeting of the intergovernmental committee of experts of African Least Developed Countries
The fourth meeting of the Inter-governmental Committee of Experts of African Least Developed Countries was held in Addis Ababa. Socialist Ethiopia, from 11 to 13 April 1985. The meeting was opened at 15:00 hrs on 11 April ...
Review and appraisal of socio-economic situation in Africa in 1978/1979 and the 1970s and the prospects for the 1980s
The present paper is just an attempt to throw some light on some aspects of the problems of the African least developed countries. Its limitations lie, inter alia, both in the methods used and in the fact that it deals ...
Changing socio-economic conditions of women in Africa in the context of the Nairobi forward looking strategies
Since the Nairobi Conference (July 1935) and the adoption of the Nairobi Forward-Looking Strategies by the United Nations General Assembly, the world and the African region in Particular has witnessed an unprecedented ...
Follow-up on relevant resolutions adopted by the Thirtieth session of the commission/ Twenty-First meeting of the conference of Ministers
The purpose of this report is to apprise the Conference of actions taken by the secretariat towards the follow-up on issues decided by the 1995 Conference of Ministers, which are not otherwise the subject of a separate ...
Report on the African social situation in 1993
The report that follows on the African social situation aims at a review of the most recent developments in some major social development issues. Towards this end, the report is divided into five sections as follows: section ...
Changing socio-economic conditions of women in African in the context of the Nairobi forward-looking strategies for the advancement of women
The paper deals the Nairobi Forward-Looking Strategies, adopted in 1985, made concrete recommendations as to which policy and programme measures are needed to promote women's self-reliance and full integration in the ...