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) ...
The future orientation of geoinformation activities in Africa : an extended summary
This study is part of coordinated activities by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) to "raise awareness of African governments and other sectors of society on the importance of geographic information ...
Concept and information note
Draft Report : Second Meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI)
This draft report of the second meeting of the Committee on Development Information (COD1) was held at the Headquarters of the Economic Commission for Africa, in Addis Ababa, from 4 to 7 September 2001. Delegates came from ...
Report of the second meeting of the AVLIN Advisory Committee
This paper discusses the African Virtual Library and Information Network (AVLIN) Advisory Committee (AAC) activities and AVLIN business plan since CODI III meeting and discussions of the AVLIN meeting 24th April 2005.
Report of the Third Meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI III) : Development Information Services Division (DISD)
The Third Meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI) on the theme "Information and Governance" was held at the headquarters of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in Addis Ababa, from 12 to 15 May 2003, ...
Preliminary reflection to launch an African action plan on e-governance
E-governance or the utilization of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) to facilitate public administration at the national, regional and local levels is considered as an important element of the information ...
Introduction to the library of the Southern African Development Community-SADC Secretariat
Originally known as the Southern African Development Co-ordination Conference (SADCC), the Organization was formed in Lusaka, Zambia, on 1 April 1980, following the adoption of the Lusaka Declaration - Southern Africa: ...
Tour d'horizon de la gouvernance en Afrique de l'Est : recommendations et plan d'action
La bonne gouvernance figure également à l’ordre du jour des réunions internationales depuis la fin des années 80, en particulier à la suite des résultats des programmes d’ajustement structurel (PAS) et, plus récemment, des ...