Report on the first African regional conference on environment and sustainable development held in Kampala, Uganda, 12-16 June 1989
As a result of the increasing deterioration in the state of the world's environment, the United Nations General Assembly, by resolution 38/161 adopted at its thirty-eighth session, decided to set up a World Commission on ...
Implementation of the African strategies for the implementation of agenda 21 and the African common position : progress report
At its nineteenth meeting in May 1993, following the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), the ECA Conference of Ministers of Economic Planning and Development reviewed the implementation of ...
Environmental considerations for self-reliant economic development in Africa
The paper entitled surveys the environmental dimensions of development activities in developing countries within the framework of problems relating to environmental protection conservation and rehabilitation. The point is ...
Follow-up action on relevant resolutions adopted by the twenty-fifth session of the commission/sixteenth meeting of the conference of ministers
The purpose of the present document is, to provide the meeting with an account of action taken by the ECA secretariat towards the implementation of these resolutions.
African strategies for the implementation of UNCED agenda 21 : a proposal
The objective of these proposals is, therefore, to evolve the strategies to enable African countries to address the problems of eradicating poverty through sustainable development. In the subsequent sections, an outline ...
Management of environmental degradation particularly drought and desertification aspects, in the implementation of Africa's priority programme for economic recovery
This paper focuses on management of environmental degradation particularly drought and desertification aspects,in the implementation of Africa’s priority program for economic recovery. The report reviews the management of ...
Report of the seminar for lawyers on development of environmental protection legislation in the ECA region
This paper focused on the report of seminar for lawyers on development of environmental protection legislation in the ECA region.
Report on the preparations in Africa for the United Nations conference on environment and development in 1992
Nine issues of global concern will be discussed at the Conference. They include: Protection of the quality and supply of fresh water resources; Protection of the ocean and all kinds of seas, including enclosed and ...
Executive summary on the outcome of the eighth meeting of the bureau of the African ministerial conference on the environment (AMCEN)
The Bureau meeting, which was chaired by H.E. Mr. Jacques Baudin, President of AMCEN and the Senegalese Minister of Environment and Tourism, was convened on the basis of major findings and conclusions of evaluations/assessments ...