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 ...
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) ...
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 ...
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.
Rapport annuel 2009
Le présent rapport, qui est soumis à la quarante-deuxième session de la Commission économique pour l’Afrique (CEA), porte sur la période allant de mai 2008 à mai 2009, et décrit les principales réalisations de son secrétariat ...
Annual report 2008 : Economic Commission for Africa
This document is a 2008 Annual reoport of the Conference of African Ministers of Finance,Planning and Economic Development/Forty-first session of the Commission, that took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 26-29 March 2008.
Mission to Nairobi (Kenya) to participate in the International Conference on Global Warming and climate change: African perspective
The purpose of the mission to Nairobi (Kenya) was to participate in the International Conference on Global Warming and climatic change: African perspective.
Outcome of the Africa regional preparatory meeting for the fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries
This Outcome Document is the result of the African Least Developed Countries (LDCs) Regional preparatory meeting held on 8-9th March, Addis Ababa. It is part of the preparatory process for the Fourth United Nations Conference ...
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 ...
Financing climate change adaptation and mitigation in Africa : key issues and options for policy-makers and negotiators
This paper was commissioned by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development- Africa Partnership Forum, at the request of the Secretariat of the African ...