Resolutions and decisions adopted by the united nations conference on science and technology for development
RESOLUTIONS AND DECISIONS ADOPTED BY THE UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY FOR DEVELOPMENT.
Implementation of the African Geodetic Reference Frame (AFREF) project proposal
The African Geodetic Reference Frame (AFREF) was conceived as a unified geodetic reference frame for Africa, fully consistent with the International Terrestrial Reference Frame (ITRF), which will form the foundation of ...
Mise en oeuvre du plan régional Africain pour l'application de la science et de la technique au développement
Le Plan régional africain pour l'application de la science et de la technique au développement a été établi par le secrétariat de la CEA en étroite coopération avec le groupe régional pour l'Afrique du Comité consultatif ...
ECA activities in information and communications technologies for development in 2008-2009 : implementation of the recommendations of the fifth session of the committee on development information and work programme for 2010-2011
This report covers the activities undertaken since the last session of the Committee on Development Information (CODI–V) held in April 2007, which reviewed the work programme for 2007-2008, as well as the implementation ...
Scientific development, innovation and the knowledge economy: premise for development in Africa?
This model assumes that industrialization will be the main driver of growth. Consequently , development is measured essentially by levels of production and consumption, using indicators such as gross domestic product (GDP) ...
Mobile commerece in Africa : an overview with specific reference to South Africa, Kenya and Senegal
The study on the role of mobile phones for banking and transactions resulted from a six-country study on Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) trade and economic growth commissioned by United Nations Economic ...
ICT standards for African teachers needs assessment : teacher training institutes in focus
A study entitled “ICT Standards for African Teachers” was commissioned by the UNESCO Institute for Capacity-Building (UNESCO-IICBA) on behalf of UNECA, in the context of the Commission’s ePol-NET for Africa , which was set ...
Promoting science, technology and innovation for sustainable development in Africa : executive summary
This is a lesson in history that has direct implications for the future well-being of Africa, and it is a lesson that the continent ignores at its own peril – as the postcolonial history of Africa clearly and painfully ...
Report on ECA activities in the area of geoinformation since the fifth session of the Committee on Development Information (CODI-V)
The Secretariat of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is pleased to submit its report on activities carried out by ECA in the area of Geoinformation since the fifth meeting of the Committee on Development Information ...