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 ...
Technical paper on environmental implications of energy development in Africa
This is a Technical paper on environmental implications of energy development in Africa by Halle Lul Tebicke Regional Adviser on Energy, held on July 1993.
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 ...
Report on the Ratification and Accession to International and Regional Environmental Agreements with particular emphasis on conservation of tropical forests and their implementation by member states
This paper is based on the deliberations of an ad-hoc expert group meeting held in Addis Ababa from 16-20 January 198S, on the situation of the development of environmental legislation in Africa with emphasis on regional ...
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 ...
Back to office report : seventeenth meeting of the inter-agency working group on desertification (IAWGD)17-19 September 1990 Rome
This paper focuses on the back-to-office report on seventeenth meeting of the Inter-Agency working group on desertification (IAWGD). Purpose of the mission to participate in the seventeenth meeting of the Inter-Agency ...
Progress report on 1986-1987 environments in Africa programme activities since the last meeting, including consideration of environment in Africa work programme for 1988-1989 biennium
The Third meeting of the Joint Intergovernmental regional Committee on Human Settlements and Environment (referred to below as the Joint Committee) was held at ECA, Addis Ababa from 22-26 July 1985. That meeting reviewed ...