Request to the United Nations special fund concerning a sub-regional project for the exploitation of methane gas contained in lake KIVU (Rwanada) : resolution adopted by the conference at its plenary session on 2 November 1965
This paper focuses on request to the United nations special fund concerning a sub regional project for the exploitation of methane gas contained in Lake Kivu (Rwanda). The methane gas deposits in the Rwanda area of Lake ...
Optimal pricing model for primary commodities in developing countries : an application to the cocoa sub-sector in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana
The purpose of this study is to develop a model for the optimal pricing of primary commodities in developing countries, taking into account the excess supply and demand relationships as well as the social rate of time ...
Moving against the tide: Africa rising to seize climate change opportunities for water, food and energy security
Climate change is a new development imperative, which threatens economic growth and development in Africa. Livelihoods and economic activities in Africa are tied to natural resources and driven by simple production practices. ...
International co - operation in the control and eradication of animal diseases : item 10 of the provisional agenda
Livestock production has always been a mainstay of African economies but the supply of animal products for human consumption has not kept up with demand. A number of factors such as the environmental condition the genetic ...
Implementation of the Kilimanjaro Programme of Action (KPA) and Dakar/NGOR declaration on population, family and sustainable development
The Conference noted that despite the increased number of explicit population policies formulated since the KPA, fertility was still high in most member states. It stressed that there were also problems with effecting ...
Africa and the WTO Agreements in Agriculture : Concepts and Policies for Post Doha Negotiations
African countries confront formidable challenges in the identification, interpretation, and resolution of the major issues under the Post-Doha agricultural negotiations. This paper critically explores the major analytical, ...
African Youth Speak on the Information Society
For the effective role of the African youth, societies must develop and nurture responsible, well-informed citizens capable of creating sustainable incomes and livelihoods, thereby reducing pressure on scarce government ...
Transnational corporations in the production and processing of tropical hardwood in the Ivory Coast
The main feature of the exploitable species is their acceptability to users and their suitability for very specific types of processing, as summarized
Problems of livestock research in Africa : item 12 of the provisional agenda
Inspite of the harsh environmental conditions imposed by the climate and the attendant disease and forage production problems, it is generally agreed that Africa has an enormous potential for improvement in her livestock ...
Increasing Foreign Direct Investment in Africa
Foreign investment is important for Africa and the international community as a whole. It is important for Africa because, among other things, the continent does not have adequate savings and foreign exchange resources of ...