Report of the Annual Meeting of the African Technical Advisory Committee (ATAC), 9 - 10 December 2004 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
This paper focused on the report of the annual meeting of the African technical advisory committee (ATAC).
Challenges and opportunities for national mapping agencies development of national geospatial data infrastructure(NGDI)
Reasons of history, culture, physical and political geography etc. have caused differences between the mandates of NMA's in different countries as well as the manner in which these are accomplished. Basically however, NMA's ...
Sommet mondial sur la société de l'information : conférence régionale africaine préparatoire
La deuxième Conférence régionale africaine préparatoire à la seconde phase du Sommet mondial sur la société de l’information (SMSI) s’est tenue à Accra du 2 au 4 février 2005, à l’invitation du Gouvernement ghanéen et en ...
The role of ICT in OSSREA's activities : a briefing note prepared for the 2nd meeting of the Committee on Development Inforamtion (CODI) on the theme of "development information and decision making"
The Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA) is a membership-based research network whose Secretariat is located in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It was founded in 1980 in the town of ...
Libraries and ICTs: a review of global trends and the state of the art in Africa
The fast pace at which information and communication technology (ICT) is changing requires those who are responsible for the provision of information services to closely monitor the changes in order to apply the new ...
Science et technologie et compétitivité des resources naturelles en Afrique : document de synthèse
La Conférence des ministres africains responsables du développement économique et social et de la planification a adopté, en avril 1996, la résolution 826 (XXXII) par laquelle les ministres ont crée de nouveaux organes ...
Briefing note on ADF '99 and follow-up of the recommendations of CODI 1999
Convinced of the importance of a forum where major stakeholders could gather in order to discuss most crucial developmental issues, to consult with their peers, plan their own strategy and design corresponding action plans, ...
Scan-ICT : indicators of information and communications technologies
By 2006, almost half of the workforce in developed countries will be employed by industries that are either producers or intensive users of information and communication technologies (ICTs) products and services. However, ...
Report of the African Technical Advisory Committee (ATAC) on the implementation of the AISI
In May 1996 the ECA Conference of Ministers adopted the African Information Society Initiative (AISI). In resolution 812 (XXXI) adopting the Initiative, the Conference of Ministers mandated ECA to institute an African ...
Report of the third meeting of the advisory board on science and technology : Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 2 - 4 October 2000
The Third Meeting of the Advisory Board on Science and Technology (ABST3) was held from 2 to 4 October 2000 at the Headquarters of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in the United Nations Conference ...