Progress report on the establishment of an African centre of meteorological applications for development (ACMAD)
The adverse impact of drought and desertification on the social and economic conditions of African countries was reviewed at the Scientific Round Table on the Climatic situation and drought in Africa in February 1984. As ...
Report of the Third meeting of the joint intergovernmental regional committee on human settlements and environment
This paper focuses on the report of the third meeting of the joint intergovernmental regional committee on human settlements and environment. The meeting taken some main areas of action with respect to land for housing ...
Proposed programme of work and priorities for the biennium 1992-1993
During the biennium 1992-1993, the activities to be carried out by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) will continue to address the factors required to sustain African economic recovery and development as mandated in ...
Coal in Africa: Basic proposals for its development: Coal potential and possibilities for increased coal utilization
This report to the Conference of Ministers represents an important of a sequence of publications-under the collective topic: "Coal in Africa Basic Proposals for its- Development" and concentrates on the African
Facing the challenges of sustainable development and environment in Africa : issues paper
Most societies want to achieve economic development in order to secure higher standards of living, now and for future generations. They also seek to protect and enhance their environment to achieve these goals. Sustainable ...
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.
Issues from the subsidary organs and sectoral bodies of the commission calling for action by the conference of ministers
This document contains resolutions brought to the attention of the Commission or calling for action on the part of the Commission, which have been adopted by its subsidiary organs since its last session, and which are not ...
Production subsidy and price support policies for food self-sufficiency in Africa
In the final analysis, reducing fertilizer subsidies in Indonesia is a question of enlightened economic foresight, the right reform tiding (e.g., following a good production year), and ability to overcome the rent-seeking ...
Report on the first African regional conference on environment and sustainable development held in Kampala, Uganda, 12-16 June 1989
As a result of the increasing deterioration in the state of the world's environment, the United Nations General Assembly, by resolution 38/161 adopted at its thirty-eighth session, decided to set up a World Commission on ...
Progress report on the establishment of the African center of meteorological applications for development (ACMAD)
This paper is a progress report on the establishment of the African center of meteorological applications for development (ACMAD).