Progress report on NICI implemetnation; evaluation of the impact of NICI in Africa : the Scan-ICT project
The impact from new information and communication technologies is no longer confined to the communications and information sectors. It has become a pervasive mass technology with a much wider scope of influence, affecting ...
Report of the sub-committee on ICT, information services and libraries
The sub-committee on ICT, information services and libraries of the CODI held its second meeting at the UNCC in Addis Ababa from 4 to 7 September 2001.
Technologies nouvelles et émergentes et compétitivité du secteur des ressources naturelles en Afrique
A l'aube du 21ème siècle, le développement des nations est devenu, plus que jamais, tributaire de la connaissance, de l'information et du savoir-faire. Ainsi, malgré sa grande richesse en ressources naturelles, l'Afrique ...
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 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.
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. ...
Software crisis in Sudan
The S/W crisis is identified by S/W that is late, over budget, and fails to meet the customer’s system requirements. Proved S/W engineering techniques such as in-depth requirements analysis, inspections, reviews, testing, ...