Le réseau géodesique intégré de l'Afrique oeuvre scientifique commune et aspects conceptuels de mise en oeuvre
Beaucoup a été dit et peut être écrit sur telle ou telle combinaison des sciences et techniques formant la famille des sciences de la terre et particulièrement des sciences géographiques. S'évertuer dans les discussions ...
Establishiment of a geographic database facility for Africa
This paper focused on the establishment of a geographic database facility for Africa. The African regional facility shall lead African stakeholders in development of the African geospatial data infrastructure.
Information management and data banks: the Nigerian experience
This paper focuses on the information management and databanks: the Nigerian experience. The core issue is that the system of data and information management in Nigeria is not as effective as users will want and it therefore ...
Knowledge for decision making-some efforts from kerala : India
The World Bank's annual development report, Knowledge for Development (1998), also stressed the importance of leveraging new media technologies like the Internet in developing countries for areas like lifelong learning, ...
Report of the African Technical Advisory Committee on the African Information Society Initiative (AISI)
The African Information Society Initiative (AISI) is a mission statement for Africa's quest to bridge the digital divide between the continent and the rest of the world, and to speed the continent and the rest of the world, ...
The status of information for development activities in North Africa
Every passing day sees further advances in the construction of the global knowledge Society and the contribution of information to the economic and social development of Countries and peoples is becoming more tangible. In ...
Memo on the need to build an African regional geographic database
Reliable and timely geographic information empowers the user to better document current conditions and to monitor what is happening; to draw from past experience so as to improve on future performances, and; to establish ...
Infrastructure required for the establishment of a regional transport database in ECA
Managed by the World Bank, would identify: a set of core data necessary for monitoring and operating the transport sector; reasons why transport data are not properly collected at the national and sub regional levels; make ...
UN-ICT task force African regional meeting: united nations conference center Addis Ababa 21-22 January 2001
At the invitation of the Economic Commission for Africa (EC A) and with the support of the United Nations ICT Task Force secretariat, a meeting was organised to launch the UN ICT Task Force African Stakeholders Network in ...
Geoinformation, employment and knowledge economy in Africa
The paper presents and discusses the need and usage of Geo-information systems (GIS) for sound and interdisciplinary decision-making for sustainable economic development especially in the context of employment and the ...