Report on ECA's activities in the area of geoinformation since the fifth session of the committee on development information
The ECA Secretariat 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. The report includes actions taken as ...
Scan-ICT Phase II: indicators of information and communications technologies: executive summary
The Scan-ICT programme was launched in November 2000 as a collaborative project between the Acacia programme of the International Development Research Centre and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), ...
Implementation of the African regionnal plan for the application of science and technology to development
The African regional plan for the application of science and technology to development was prepared by the ECA secretariat in close co-operation with the African regional group of the advisory committee on the application ...
Draft resolutions : report of the first meeting of the Committee on Development Information Science and Technology (CODIST), v.01
The First Meeting of the Committee on Development Information, Science and Technology (CODIST) on the theme “Scientific Development, Innovation and the Knowledge Economy”, was held in the United Nations Conference Centre ...
The Committee on Development Information, Science and Technology (CODIST): Terms of Reference (TOR)
This paper is a Terms of Reference (TOR), of the First Session of the Committee on Development Information, Science and Technology (CODIST-I), which took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 28 April – 01 May 2009.
Enabling environment for geospatial information technology uptake in Africa
The Committee on Development Information (CODI) strove to provide an enabling environment for sustainable development through the work of its subcommittees on information and communications technology (ICT), knowledge, ...
Report on ECA activities in the area of science and technology since the fifth session of the Committee on Development Information
This report covers the activities undertaken since the Science and Technology Section was moved to the Information and Communication Technology, Science and Technology Division after the repositioning of the United Nations ...
Technology parks, incubation centres, centres of excellence : best Practices and business model development in North and Southern Africa : executive summary
The objectives of this study are to present a comprehensive and comparative analysis of the overall situation, review the evolution of technology parks, centres of excellence, and business incubation centres in identified ...
Geoinformation perspectives innovation economic growth
This paper aims to provide geographical information (geoinformation) perspectives on innovation and economic growth in Africa. The theme of this first session of the Committee on Development Information, Science and ...