Exécution des programmes de lutte contre la dégradation de l'environnement, en particulier la sécheresse et la désertification dans le contexte du programme prioritaire de redressement économique de l'Afrique 1986-1990
Dans le présent rapport, on passe en revue les mesures prises pour lutter contre la degradation de l'environnement en Afrique, en particulier contre les effets ds la secheresse et de la désertification, dans le cadre de ...
Sécheresse et population : le cas du sahel
La sécheresse contemporaine et ses effets ont tout de même fortement accru la prise de conscience de cette dégradation qui, non seulement s'intensifie, mais étend également son emprise territoriale dans ses franges meridonales.
An assessment of the dominant soil degration processes in the Ethiopian highlands - their impacts and hazards
It soon became apparent that soil degradation in the Ethiopian Highlands may be posing a threat not only in terms of the physical loss of soils, but also in terms of deteriorating, soil chemical fertility. This study has ...
The African development problematique: demography, drought and desertification, dependency, disequilibrium debt and destabilization
The paper presented at the International Development Conference whose theme was «Toward a National Consensus on International Development». The paper addresses the African development problems in terms of demography, ...
Report of the ECA/UNSO/UNEP/ETMA regional workshop on combating desertification in Africa
This paper focuses on report of the ECA/UNSO/UNEP/ETM/regional workshop on combating desertification in Africa. The main objective of IPAL was to carry out research into the causes and effects of desert encroachment on ...
Development of environmental training for technicians on marine pollution costal erosion and depletion of marine resources
The protection and preservation of the African coastal and marine environment is an obligation of member States of the Economic Commission for Africa. At present three programmes exist within the United Nations system to ...
Progress Report on the Situation in African Countries Affected by the Drought ( February 1975) the situation in the sahel
This paper focuses on progress report on the situation in African countries affected by the drought (February 1975). Crop prospects in the countries of .the Sahel have vastly improved as a result of rains. As a whole, ...
Progress report on ECA environmental activities
ECA resolution 446(XVII) on Combating Desertification in Africa was adopted at the ninth meeting of the ECA Conference of Ministers at Tripoli, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya in April 1982. One of the first follow-up actions ...
Scientific roundtable on the climatic situation and drought in Africa: report by the executive secretary of economic commission for Africa
In preparation for the Roundtable, ECA and the co-sponsoring organizations convened an inter-agency meeting and two expert group meetings on 25 July 1983, 6 to 7 October 1933 and 13 to 16 December 1983 respectively. The ...
Draft report of the ECA/OAU/UNSO meeting of subregional organizations and specialized institutions in Africa dealing with the problems of drought and desertification
The meeting of sub regional international organizations and specialized institutions dealing with the problems of drought and desertification in Africa was held at the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in Addis Ababa, ...