Gender and cartography
This paper on gender and cartography attempts to accomplish a number of goals - it explores the UN's rote in promoting gender equality ; touches on social cartography ; attempts to explain what gender issues are and why ...
ECA science and technology indicators for member states
Science and Technology Indicators (STIs) were first introduced in the 1960's as part of an effort to generate rigorous analytic methods to evaluate the social consequences of the huge investments in science at that time. ...
Indicateurs scientifiques et technologiques pour l'Afrique
II est reconnu dans le monde entier que la science et la technologie constituent des moteurs essentiels du développement socio-économique. Les pays africains s'efforcent d'investir dans la science et la technologie en vue ...
Report of first executive dialogue of ministers and leaders in the private sector on science and technology for Africa's development
The First Executive Dialogue of Ministers and Leaders in the Private Sector on Science and Technology for Africa's Development was held in the United Nations Conference Centre Addis Ababa Ethiopia from 18 to 19 June 1998.
Guidelines for a common geodetic datum for Africa
The imperious necessity to have a unique datum for Africa can not be questioned nowadays. This task has been conducted for other continents; where-unique datums have already been adopted. The definition and adoption of a ...
Plan de développement de l'infrastructure nationale d'information et de communication du Burkina faso : Projet
Consciente de cette réalité, la Commission Economique pour l’Afrique (CEA) a initié le Forum pour le Développement de l’Afrique (FDA) afin d’élaborer un agenda de développement d’inspiration africaine pouvant d’une part ...
Report on mission to Gaborone, Botswana (28 November - 18 December 1991)
The mission was undertaken by the data processing adviser from 28 November to 18 December, 1991 to conduct a three-week census/survey data processing course at the Central Statistical Office (CSO) in Gaborone, Botswana. ...
Strategies and practical measures for stimulating and sustaining small/medium scale enterprises in Africa: experience and perspectives of the WASME
This paper deals with "Strategies and Practical Measures for Stimulating and Sustaining Small/Medium Scale Enterprises in Africa: Experience and Perspectives of WASME" and briefly touch upon the subject and explain some ...
Country report on education in Rwanda
Rwanda is a small landlocked central African country covering an area of 26,338 square kilometers. It borders four countries: Uganda to the North, Burundi to the south, and Tanzania to the East and Zaire to the West. The ...
Aide memoire of the ad hoc expert group meeting on curricula reform for development and self- confidence building in Africa : 18-21 October 1993 Addis Ababa Ethiopia
There is a general perception that the educational systems Africa suffer from many deficiencies including under funding of educational programmes and institutions, overloaded educational infrastructure; inadequate educational ...