Land and environmental degradation and desertification in Africa : issues and options for sustainable economic development with transformation
This document focused on the land and environmental degradation and desertification in Africa; issues and options for sustainable economic development with transformation.
PEDA advocacy booklet : projections for Ethiopia
Over the last couple of decades, Ethiopia has been the subject of many headlines reporting recurrent war and famine. Although the latter is often caused by factors that cannot be modeled by the Population, Environment, ...
Population, environment and agriculture linkages in Africa's food security and sustainable development
The general objectives of the paper are to (a) identify the challenges related to the management of the nexus issues (agriculture, population and the environment) and the need to propose strategies to help in addressing ...
Assessing women and environment
The present report is prepared in connection with the mid-decade review of the progress achieved in the implementation of the Dakar Platform and the Beijing Programme. It strives to assess the progress made in the ...
Economic and social conditions in Southern Africa 2002 : economic impact of environmental degradation in Southern Africa
this edition provides analytical information on the state of the Southern African economy in 2002 and presents prospects for 2003. It is divided into two parts. Part I analyses socio-economic performance during 2002 and ...
PEDA advocacy booklet : population, environment and food security:the nexus
During the past three decades, there has been a discerned shift of focus from dealing with sectoral issues to considerations of linkages. This paradigm shift is best exemplified by the discussions which have dominated major ...
PEDA: population, environment, development and Agriculture a case study of Burkina-faso
The three major challenges that confront African states, which will largely determine the future prosperity of their people, are the high rate of population growth, agricultural stagnation and degradation of the natural ...
Marine pollution problems in some countries of Africa and strategies for intercountry co-operation in alleviating these problems
This report was prepared for ECA by consultant Prof. Frank X. Njenga, Faculty of Law, Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya. The opinions expressed here are those of the consultant. They neither reflect U.N. position, nor do they ...
PEDA advocacy booklet : the nexus
During the past three decades, there has been a discerned shift in focus from dealing with sectoral issues to considerations of linkages. This paradigm shift is best exemplified by the discussions that have dominated ...
PEDA advocacy booklet : projections on aging for Botswana
According to the World Population Prospects, the median age for the world population has been increasing (United Nations, 2001). It has increased from 23.6 years in 1950 to 26.5 years in 2000, and is expected to reach ...