La CEA et le développement de l'afrique 1983- 2008 : étude prospective prospective preliminaire
En commémorant ses 25 ans au service du continent, la Commission économique pour l'Afrique est convaincue qu'il ne suffit pas d'indiquer les succès et les échecs enregistrent par le passé. L’histoire de l'humanité doit ...
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 ...
Seventh pledging Conference for the United Nations Trust Fund for African Development (UNTFAD) : progress report on the utilization of UNTFAD resources in 1988 and 1989
During the period 1933-198S UNTFAD resources utilized to finance project activities amounted to $US 1,900,270 from the balance of prior year contributions, from the payments effected in 1987 and 1983 and from part of the ...
Transnational corporations in the bauxite industry in Guinea
The study is based for the most part on information obtained from primary sources, including official documents relating to the copper mining industry in Zambia and available historical books on the country, which contain ...
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 ...
Draft constitution of the Solar Energy Society of Africa
The National Solar Energy Societies of Africa is established a constitution for the benefits to be gained by sharing practical experiences, technical and scientific know-how, between and among scientists, engineers and ...
Renseignements concernant l'exposition de cartes utilisées pour la planification
A l'occasion de la troisième session de la Conférence des planificateurs africains,la Commission économique pour l 'Afrique organise, une petite exposition,de cartes utilisées pour la planification
ECA encourages African member states to celebrate world day for water(WDW) on 22 Mar 1996
The International Conference on water and the Environment held in Dublin in 1992 gave a signal and alerted the world of a future "water Shock, like the "Oil, Shock" that changed the course of the world events in the ...
Enhancement of the contribution of precious and semi-precious minerals produced by small -scale mining operations to the economic progress of Africa
It is generally agreed that mineral resources constitute the hedrock of industrial development and economic progress. It is also known and proved that Africa abounds in mineral resources the exploitation of which has not ...