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The current crisis in Palestine has impacted the local economy in a drastic way, many businesses have closed or physically destroyed by the Israeli occupation army, unemployment and poverty have substantially increased. ...
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The research work to develop hybrid maize that is high yielding under the agro-ecological conditions obtaining in Zimbabwe and neighbouring countries has been a long term project, the launching of this maize improvement ...
Pre-enumeration mapping : Preparatory activities: Planning, administration and training
This paper examines pre-enumeration mapping from the perspectives of planning, administration and training, which are the first steps before production of Enumeration Area (EA) maps begins.
Telecommunications and economic development in Africa : UNTACDA II
The role of telecommunications and related information technology in today's societies is rapidly becoming crucial, not only in national and regional socio-economic development and trade relations, but also in political ...
Increasing internet connectivity in Africa issues, options and world bank group role
Africa needs to seize this opportunity, quickly. If African countries cannot take advantage of the information revolution and surf this great wave of technological change, they may be crushed by it. In that case, they are ...
Les technologies de l'information et de la communication l'appui de la bonne gouvernance : document thèmatique
Cette étude porte sur les différents problèmes que rencontres par les pays africains dans l'adoption des technologies de l’information et de la communication (TIC) pour promouvoir la bonne gouvernance dans quatre domaines: ...
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 ...
Technical guideline for knowledge-sharing : the Community of Practice for poverty reduction strategies and MDGs
This manual provides technical guidelines to understand the composition, networking and roles of the practitioners or Communities of Practices (CoPs) specialized on Poverty Reduction Strategies(PRS) and the Millennium ...
Globalization and the information economy : challenges and opportunities theme paper
This document focused on globalization and the information economy: challenges and opportunities for Africa.