The Copenhagen declaration : issues from the subregional follow-up conferences
Most parts of the world have experienced, over the past two decades or so, a serious deterioration in the social and economic conditions, characterized by the rise in unemployment, poverty, crime, violence and civil strife. ...
Recent activities and plans related to demographic sectoral estimates and projections : ECA region
During the 1996 meeting of the ACC Sub-Committee on estimates and projections, each of the Regional Commissions reported on activities and plans which were undertaken within its region. The ECA reported on a review of ECA ...
Results of the survey on software and modules used in the compilation of national accounts
As a result of the economic programmes put in place in Africa, and in particular, the structural adjustment programmes, the demand for statistical information has assumed a short-term perspective. Few African countries ...
Certains principes directeurs concernant les bonnes pratiques en matière de coopération techniques dans le domaine des statistiques
A sa vingt-neuvième session (New York, 11-14 février 1997), la Commission de statistique a décidé de tenir des réunions spécialement consacrées à la question de la coopération technique pour examiner celle-ci de manière ...
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 ...
Résultats du recensement des logiciels et modules utilisés pour le traitement des comptes nationaux
Les programmes économiques mis en oeuvre en Afrique et surtout les programmes d'ajustement structurel ont orienté la demande d'information statistique vers le court terme. Peu de pays africains étaient préparés à faire ...
Mission report: To sensitize the government of the royal kingdom of Swaziland on the role of ECA/SRDC-SA and to collect data on social and economic conditions
In 1995 the ECA Conference of Ministers approved the reform programme of the Commission presented in the report "Serving Africa Better - Strategic Directions for the Economic Commission for Africa" where key decisions where ...
Census preparatory activities: determination of content census
The major objectives of a census are to collect, process, compile, analyse and disseminate to users data that reflect the demographic characteristics, socio-economic characteristics and living conditions of a given population. ...
Africa: demographic, environmental and agricultural indicators
This paper consists of Africa demographic, environmental and agricultural indicators by using different tables.
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.