Implementation of the Addis Ababa plan of action for statsitical development in Africa in the 1990s: Progress report
The Addis Ababa Plan of Action for Statistical Development in Africa in the 1990s was formulated by statisticians at the sixth session of the Joint Conference of African Planners, Statisticians and Demographers in January ...
African statistical development: a review and the road ahead in the new millennium
The Sixties started with a vision of a new Africa free of colonialism. The torch of freedom began in 1957 with Ghana followed by several others in the 1960s, including Nigeria the most populous African country. With ...
The General Data Dissemination System (GDDS)
The GDDS is a system conceived by the IMF (the Fund) to improve the quality of economic, financial, and socio-demographic data in member countries. It is one of the most important strategic projects of the fund in the area ...
Report of the eighth meeting of the cordinating committee on African statistical development
The eighth meeting of the Coordinating Committee on African Statistical Development (CASD) took place at the Headquarters of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) from 18 to 20 May 1998.
Measurement, collection and compilation of HIV/AIDS statistics
The first part of the Meeting was devoted to a presentation and discussion of the impact of AIDS according to the 1998 Revision of the official United Nations world population estimates and projections (United Nations, ...
Report on ECA statistical activities from April 1996 to May 1999
The Medium Term Plan 1996-2001 has been the main policy directive for the activities of the secretariat during the period April 1996 - May 1999.
Statistical development in Africa: major challenges in the year 2000 and beyond
This document tries to analyze, in a succinct manner, the major challenges confronting Africa in the area of statistical development in the year 2000 and beyond.
Report of the ninth meeting of the coordinating committee on african statistical development(CASD)
The Coordinating Committee on African Statistical Development (CASD) held its Ninth meeting at the United Nations Conference Centre in Addis Ababa from 24 to 25 June 1999. The meeting was opened by Ms. Karima Bounemra Ben ...
Summary of the recommendations of ECA workshops in statistics April 1996 to May 1999
In the period April 1996 to May 1999, the ECA held a total of 8 regional workshops in the areas of international trade statistics, statistical information systems and statistical databases, environment statistics and ...