Draft report of CODI III
The third meeting of the committee on Development Information was held at the headquarters of the Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa, from 12 to 11 May 2003.
S&T research / Innovation in Ghana
In this document significant researches likely to impact on sustainable development, especially in the agricultural sector, have been profiled. Applications of some of these results have also been documented. Unfortunately, ...
Existing rural telecommunications systems in Africa
One basic seminar and one follow-up seminar were held in. 1984 in Addis Ababa and 1987 in Harare respectively, for senior planners and economists from English-speaking African countries- Two seminars of the same profile ...
S&T research / innovation in Nigeria
This paper focuses on science and technology research/innovation in Nigeria and highlights of some research in agriculture and the environment which is believed to be relevant to the provision of a base for increased food ...
What is the management of technology? : a seminar on the management of technology
The objectives of the seminar are: to create a greater awareness within ECA of the issues that concern managers of technology, to generate a better appreciation of the multi-disciplinary nature of the management of ...
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 ...
Major ICT knowledge for Development Initiatives which Impacts Africa An overview of the current status prepared by: John Afele (February/March 2002)
This report is an inventory and analysis of existing global and regional ICT-K4D initiatives that impact the Africa region, in relation to the GKP Strategy (2002-2005). The goal is to learn from them, and to determine ...
Les techniques de négociation en matière de transfert de technologie : les contrats de licence dans le entreprises Africaines
La stratégie africaine de développement, dans le Plan d’action de Lagos, a été, pour des raisons pratiques, présentées sous plusieurs rubriques spécifiques qui méritent toutes une attention particulière au cours de cette ...
ICT visioning statement
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. ...
Youth and innovation in Africa: harnessing the possibilities of Africa’s youth for the transformation of the continent: summary report of online (D-Groups) discussion
An increasing number of African countries are characterized by dominant trends, including an expanding economy accompanied by significant improvements in social and political conditions; rapid technological development and ...