Progress report on implementation of the first session of the Technical Committee on Natural Resources and Science and Technology
This report aims at briefly providing information on the level of implementation of the decisions of the 1st meeting of the Committee on Natural Resources and, Science and Technology (CNRST-1). The report covers the period ...
Rapport d'activité sur la suite donnée aux décisions de la première réunion du comité des ressources naturelles, de la science et de la technologie
Le présent rapport vise à fournir des informations succinctes sur la suite donnée aux décisions prises lors de la première réunion du Comité des ressources naturelles, de la science et de la technologie (CNRST-1). Il rend ...
Contribution of the Sahara and Sahel observatory to the first meeting of the committee of development information
The countries of circum-Sahara Africa adversely affected by desertification, their sub-regional organisations, their Northern partners and the concerned international organisations of the United Nations System have created ...
Rectas: blazing the trail in capacity building for geoinformation production and management for sustainable management of land ,environment and natural resources in Africa
The need for a Regional Cartographic Centre was first mooted at the 1st United Nations (UN) Cartographic Conference held in 1963 in Nairobi, Kenya. Consequently, the 8th Session of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) ...
Natural resources and technology: competitiveness and sustainable development in Africa
This paper has been prepared for the Food Security and Sustainable Development Division by a visiting scholar, Mr. Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka. The views expressed are those of its author and do not necessarily reflect those ...
AFRISTAT Progrpam in national accounting
The text here under makes a brief introduction of the Economical and Statistical Observatory in sub-Saharan Africa (AFRISTAT) and clearly describes the activities of this institution in the field of national accounting in ...
Progress report on the implementation of Agenda 21 in Africa
This paper focuses on the progress report on the implementation of agenda 21 in Africa. African countries are seriously implementing the provisions of Agenda 21 to the best of their respective capabilities.
Preparations for the United Nations conference on science and technology for development
The decision to convene a United Nations Conference on Science and Technology for Development in 1979 was taken "by the General. Assembly, at its seventh special session, in its resolution 3362 (S-VIl) of 16 September. ...