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 ...
Africa Climate Talks (ACT!) : Democratizing global climate change governance and building an African consensus towards COP21 and beyond
The Africa Climate Talks aim to engage Africans from all spheres of life in the lead up to COP 21, which will be held in Paris from 30 November to 11 December 2015; to stimulate a wide-ranging discourse informed by the ...
Transition to sustainable energy for development under climate change in Africa: some problems and prospects
Straddled by the equator, the African continent receives high average levels of insolation round the year. In very many areas there prevail high average levels of ambient temperature and rates of evaporation as well as low ...
African women in artisanal and small-scale mining
Many studies into the mining sector have described how masculine the industry is. However, this Special Report highlights the significant, yet chronically underreported major role African women play in the sector, more so ...
Report on the progress in the preparation of plans of action to combat desertificaton
Drought and desertification are the most debilitating environmental problems confronting more than two-thirds of the African countries. There are more than 36 desertification prone countries in Africa of which 28 are ...
The ClimDev-Africa programme quarterly report January - March 2015
Convening the Climate for Development in Africa (ClimDev-Africa) Steering Committee meeting in May 2015 implies that significant activities have already been undertaken by the program during the first quarter of 2015. This ...
ClimDev-Africa monitoring framework evaluation approach from inception to implementation
The ClimDev-Africa Programme is an initiative of the African Union Commission (AUC), the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB). It is mandated at the highest level ...
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, ...
Governance for peace and security in a changing climate
Africa’s vulnerability arises from a combination of many factors, including extreme poverty, rising population, frequent natural disasters such as droughts and floods, and agricultural systems (crop and livestock production) ...
Managing Africa's natural resources for growth and poverty reduction : the 2007 big table
This document is a summary report on The 2007 Big Table, which discussed Managing Africa’s Natural Resources for Growth and Poverty Reduction.