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 ...
Ad-Hoc expert group meeting on environmental health and disease impact of drought and desertification within the context of the African crises : draft report
The Ad-Hoc Expert Group Meeting on environmental Health and Disease Impact of Drought and Desertification within the Context of the African Crises met in Addis-Ababa.
Report of the ECA/UNSO/UNEP/ETMA regional workshop on combating desertification in Africa
This paper focuses on report of the ECA/UNSO/UNEP/ETM/regional workshop on combating desertification in Africa. The main objective of IPAL was to carry out research into the causes and effects of desert encroachment on ...
Report on advisory services mission to Angola : 2- 16 june 1990 Luanda, Angola
This report consists of two parts; part I pertains to the discussions in Luanda with the Drought Comission as well as the relevant UN agencies. It also summarizes the discussions held during the extensive field tour of the ...
An overview of environmental management in Africa : drought and desertification
The period 196S-1973 is now widely considered as the reference point of the world awakening to the seriousness of the problems of drought and desertification in Africa. During this period, the international community was ...
Sous projet plan directeur de coordination des programmes de lutte contre la désertifications / gestion des ressources naturelles dans la sous région de la CEDEAO
Cette présentation des Strategies, Plans et Programmes de lutte contre la desertification et de gestion des ressources naturelles a tente de faire le point des differents straégies Plans et Programmes en cours d'élaboration ...
Approaches to the management of the Nexus : best practice
Population, environment and agricultural development constitute an inter linked, mutually-reinforcing paradigm which affects the level of food insecurity and the depth of poverty in a developing region such as Africa. Apart ...
Sous-projet : plan directeur de coordination des programmes de lutte contre la désertification / gestion des ressources naturelles dans la sous-région de la CEDEAO
La sécheresse et la désertification qui ont sévi depuis près de deux décennies, constituent les deux problèmes d'environnement les plus importants de la sons-région ouest-africaine, de par leur pérsistance et leurs ...
Monitoring and follow-up of progress in desertification control in North Africa
The MULPOC has prepared this report for presentation to the 13th Meeting of the intergovernmental Committee of Experts of the Tangiers MULPOC to be held in March 1997. The report briefly reviews the problem of desertification, ...
Combating desertification in Africa
During the last decade, the international community was aroused to the problems of drought management and desertification control by the severity of the five year Sahelian drought from 1968-1973. Over 150, 000 people ...