Report of the meeting of PICTA, Gammarth (Tunisia) 21-23 October 1998
The meeting was opened by Ms. Karima Bounemra Ben Soltane, Director of the Development Information Services Division of the Economic Commission for Africa, who welcomed participants to the meeting of the Partnership for ...
Aide Memoire : " AD- HOC expert meeting on science and technology issues for sustainable development: principles, methodology and strategy for promoting the African green revolution (16-18 November 2004, Addis Ababa)
Science and technology are at the core of food security and sustainable development. In the agricultural sector in Africa, key challenges remain in increasing agricultural production and delivery through the harnessing of ...
Report on Sub regional working group meetings on Science and Technology
It will be recalled that the Secretariat had reported to the Fourth meeting of the IGCESTD that n-p the five Working Groups only one Group had met up to that date namely the East African Working Group. It will also be ...
Protocole de la communaute economique africaine relatif a la science et a la technologie
Ces 15 dernières années, les états africains ont adopte divers documents et résolutions en vue de renforcer le rôle de la science et de la technologie dans le développement. En 1991, les chefs d'état africains ont adopte ...
Report of the second media forum on the information society, 16 -17 May, 2003 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
This paper focuses on the report of the second media forum on the information society 16-17 May, 2003.
Information in the service of governance: Plenary session no.3: The role of the private sector "Private - Public: A marriage of convenience"
Internet, Television, Urbanization, Democracy and above all Literacy have transformed the whole world in a small microcosm where African citizens has also ended up by developing new needs, like what is going on elsewhere. ...
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.
Proposed programme of work for statistics for the biennium 2000-2001
The draft programme of work for statistics for the biennium 2000-2001 was considered by the ECA Conference of Ministers during the Thirty-third session of the Commission and Twenty-fourth meeting of the Conference /Seventh ...
Report of the Second Meeting of the Committee on natural resources and science and technology
The Second Meeting of the Committee on Natural Resources and Science and Technology (CNRST-2) was held from 30 October to 1st November 2001, at the Headquarters of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) ...
Investing in science and technology in Africa : policy issues and options for the 21st century
This paper has been prepared by Mr. Titus Adeboye as consultant to the United Nations Secretariat. The views expressed are those of its author and do not necessarily reflect those of the United Nations or its member States. ...