Preparations for and follow-up to regional and international conferences and programmes : Part I
This report is divided into two parts. Part I presents the progress report on the international conferences/summits, namely the international Conference on Population and Development; the World Summit for Social Development; ...
Review and appraisal of the achievements in the integration of women in the development process within the context of the United Nations Decade for Women
While these concrete proposals still remain valid bases for action, the worsening economic and social conditions in Africa continue to place severe limitations on available resources and affect women most heavily. This ...
Issues from the subsidiary organs of the commission
The present document contains summaries of the discussions, resolutions, decisions and recommendations of the subsidiary organs of the Commission, which have held meetings since the last session held in May 1999.
Report of the eighth meeting of the Africa Regional Co-ordinating Committee for the Integration of Women in the Development Process
The meeting was opened by the outgoing President of ARCC. In her introductory note, she congratulated the new States members of ARCC on their election as members of the committees of their respective subregions. The meeting ...
Subregional co-operation on the production of tubers and cerals in east and southern Africa, with particular emphasis on the role of women
The scale and persistence of the food crisis in Africa during the last 20 years is of the gravest concern to African governments as well as to the international community. Food production is not able to keep pace with ...
Report of the Seventeenth meeting of the Technical Preparatory Committee of the Whole: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 30 April-3 May 1996
The theme of the conference, "Meeting the challenges of African Development in the Twenty-first Century. The role of the Economic Commission for Africa", was of great significance to the future of the Continent and to all ...
Report of the Fifth Meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts of the Subregional Development Centre for Southern Africa : Lusaka, Zambia, 5-8 October 1998
This document shows the report of the Fifth Meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts of the Subregional Development Centre for Southern Africa : Lusaka, Zambia, 5-8 October 1998.
Report of the seventh meeting of the Africa regional coordinating committee on the integration of women in development
African countries shall devote a greater proportion of.their resources to the promotion of women in development in order to reduce dependence on external aid, and there was a need for co-ordination of efforts for the ...
Improvement of marketing policies and programmes with emphasis on agricultural inputs, rural savings and credit facilities for small farmers and livestock producers, particularly women
The purpose of this paper is to examine the progress that has been achieved, identify innovatory experience and provide a frame for discussion on where to go next. Particular attention will be given to the benefits accruing ...
Report of the second regional conference on the integration of women in development
The present document contains information on the Report of the Second Regional Conference on the Integration of Women in Development. The main purpose of the Conference was to review progress and obstacles in achieving ...