Organization and management of EDP installation
Most people, when they hear talk about computation or data processing centers are either intrigued or scared by the mystery surrounding the fact that non-living things can become as smart as (if not smarter than) living ...
Use of computers on statistical services in Africa
It has been noted that almost all African countries have computers to process statistics. The problems which have been raised both as concerns the location of the computer in relation to the statistics-producing organ and ...
Building Africa's information highway
This paper focuses on building Africa’s information highway. This document outlines an action plan for an African Information and Communication Initiative (AICI) which proposes a framework for societal transformation to ...
Appropriate information technology in Africa's economic development and integration
Information technology has profound implications for the future development of Africa, and for the evolving relationships between the North and the South. A full exploration of all the policy implications and concrete ...
Statistical computing on micro-computers
Rapport d'avancement et stratégies pour le développement future du réseau d'information sur la population pour l'Afrique (POPIN-Africa)
La Division de la Population a décidé en Janvier 1984 de créer le Réseau d’information sur la population en Afrique (POPIN-Africa) pour développer cette compréhension. POPIN-Africa un réseau d’information régionale sur la ...
Prospects for information technology in Africa
Access to information and communications technologies is becoming increasingly critical for African community's participation in economic and political life at national, international and global levels1. Advances in ...
Electronic data processing of statistics in Africa
In most African companies the private sector has fewer computers than have the public and semi-public sectors. However certain large private companies operating in Africa use computers, and there is a correlation between ...