The role of maps in land registration
It is not possible to prepare a satisfactory register of properties and to guarantee title to those properties unless the properties have been positively identified i.e. unless it is possible to identify the boundaries of ...
Let us have a Cadastre
The decision to start or maintain a system of records showing the extent, value and ownership of land for whatever purpose introduces with it a number of issues which must be very carefully evaluated and fully taken into ...
African strategy for science and technology development
The gap between the rich and the poor countries is to a large extent attributable to differences in technology. This fact is borne out by the experience of nonwestern countries which have seriously set out to acquire, adapt ...
Feeder links from Chad to the Trans-African Highway
At the meeting on feeder links to the Trans - African Highway held in Addis Ababa from 12 to 13 September 1972, the representative of Chad expressed the hope of his Government that once the Highway reached Damara (Central ...
Trans-African highway summary of the study of legal and administrative barriers
This is a summary of the study of the legal and administrative barriers to travel and trade on the Trans-African Highway carried out under joint financing by the British and French Governments.
The transfer of industrial technology to the Under-developed countries
Technology transfer' has quite suddenly become fashionable. It may be that after a long stagnation in the volume of official capital aid, there are Pressures to find other ways in which the advanced countries can assist ...
Approach to refining technology in developing countries in Africa and Asia
The present document contains information on the Approach to refining technology in developing countries in Africa and Asia, of the Regional Conference on petroleum Industry and Manpower Requirements in the field of ...
Report of an expert meeting on international action for appropriate technology
In recent years, there has been a growing awareness of the need to coordinate world efforts in the development and promotion of appropriate technology. To this end, the Dutch Government convened a meeting of experts to ...
The transfer of technology to developing countries: a survey of main issues and policies
The economic and social development of the poor countries is now no longer conditional upon the generation of new scientific knowledge, as was the case until the middle of the last century. The world storehouse of technological ...