Mission report on data collection : 19-22 April 1989 Nairobi (Kenya)
The mission was undertaken to collect data necessary to expedite early publication of the Cartographic Inventory for Africa atlas. Earlier, bids for the printing of the atlas were invited, but those received from Nairobi ...
Méthodes cartographiques propres à faciliter l'identification des projets
Dans tbus les pays africains quel que soient le stade et le niveau de leur développement économique la répartition territoriale des activites revêt une importance vitale, car elle est, à l'heure actuelle extrêmement inégale.
Les levés hydrographiques, complements indispensables de la photogrammetrie pour l'élaboration des cartes topographiques
La configuration géographique de la Tunisie au sein du Bassin Méditerranéen en fait un pays baigne par 1.200 kms de côtes. En effet, la connaissance approfondie du fonds sous marin peut être utile pour son développement ...
Cartographical methods for assisting in project identification
Location policy is one whose aim is the rational distribution of economic activity over a given country or territory; it is thus an integral part of general economic policy. Every development plan and each project must ...
Population data collection, analysis and dissemination in Africa during the past decade : achievements, implications and recommendations
It is generally recognized that up-to-date and accurate demographic information especially on population size, structure, distribution and growth potential is one of the important tools for planning, monitoring and evaluating ...
Conclusions and recommendations of UNFPA TSS/CST workshop
At the broadest level, national governments will need to determine their priorities in terms of data required within a framework for an integrated national information system. The sources of data for this system will include ...
Report on a mission to Somalia : 23 June - 22 July 1983
This document deals with the report on a mission to Somalia (23 June – 22 July 1983).Census field mapping activities were initiated in of the 80 districts. An important question-mark remains,, however, over the conditions ...
Report on cartographic activity in Kenya 1963 -1966 : by the survey of Kenya
During 1965-66 a field party of the Directorate of Overseas Surveys (DOS) filled a gap in the existing primary and secondary control. The new work covers the Narok District West of Nairobi, and is an essential step in ...
Remote sensing : a tool for sustainable development
This paper reviews the status of remote sensing technology in Africa giving a historical background, analyse the current activities by identifying problems encountered and achievements made, and make recommendations for ...