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 ...
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.
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 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 ...
Report of the African ministerial conference on the environment
This paper focuses on the report of the African ministerial conference on the environment.
Facing the challenges of sustainable development and environment in Africa : issues paper
Most societies want to achieve economic development in order to secure higher standards of living, now and for future generations. They also seek to protect and enhance their environment to achieve these goals. Sustainable ...
Report of the fourth meeting of the joint intergovernmental committee on human settelements and environment
The Report deals about the fourth meeting of the joint intergovernmental committee on human settlements and environment.
Report of the Third meeting of the joint intergovernmental regional committee on human settlements and environment
This paper focuses on the report of the third meeting of the joint intergovernmental regional committee on human settlements and environment. The meeting taken some main areas of action with respect to land for housing ...