Rectas: blazing the trail in capacity building for geoinformation production and management for sustainable management of land ,environment and natural resources in Africa
The need for a Regional Cartographic Centre was first mooted at the 1st United Nations (UN) Cartographic Conference held in 1963 in Nairobi, Kenya. Consequently, the 8th Session of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) ...
Progress report on implementation of the first session of the Technical Committee on Natural Resources and Science and Technology
This report aims at briefly providing information on the level of implementation of the decisions of the 1st meeting of the Committee on Natural Resources and, Science and Technology (CNRST-1). The report covers the period ...
Natural resources and technology: competitiveness and sustainable development in Africa
This paper has been prepared for the Food Security and Sustainable Development Division by a visiting scholar, Mr. Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka. The views expressed are those of its author and do not necessarily reflect those ...
Provisional annotated programme of work
Enhancing Africa's competitiveness: policy issues in natural resources and science and technology
The paper discusses the concept of competitiveness and how the concept has evolved over time. This analysis is useful to understand and assess the current state of competitiveness in Africa and how competitiveness can be ...
Natural resources survey, research and development
This paper deals on the summary of the discussions of the working group(III) and highlights Natural Resources Survey, Research and Development.
Rapport de la deuxième réunion du comité des ressources naturelles, de la science et de la technologie
L'atelier a été organisé par le Centre Sous-Régional de Développement pour l'Afrique de l'Ouest de la Commission Economique des Nations-Unies pour l'Afrique (CSRD-AO/CEA) en collaboration avec la CEDEAO, l'UEMOA, et la ...