Improved access to development information in Africa
"Economic development in Africa will depend heavily on the development of the information sector. Countries will need the ability to communicate efficiently with local and overseas markets to determine where they may have ...
Crime in the public sector : trends and implications for the performance of the sector
This paper presents the Crime in the public sector : trends and implications for the performance of the sector, of the Public Administration, Human Resources and Social Development Division.
The new technological advances in cartography at the Ethiopian Mapping Authority
The digital cartographic or topographic database is often the digital version of topographic maps and other data sources. It serves as the spring board for many national or regional cartographic and GIS analysis. The ...
Influencing policy on information technology to meet women's needs in Africa
This brief paper introduces a discussion on some of the conceptual issues which determine whether or not African women can improve their access to and control of information and communication technologies. Recommendations ...
Seminar on capacity building for the department of industry ministry of trade and Industry, Eritrea 16-26 September, 1996
This document presents information on Seminar on capacity building for the department of industry ministry of trade and Industry, Eritrea 16-26 September, 1996. The ECA Advisers prepared nine papers for the seminar. Dr. ...
Youth in national post conflict reconstruction and rehabilitation : towards a proactive role
The study is based on the premise that young men have not been involved in post conflict reconstruction and rehabilitation, and so offers the rationale why they should be. Linking its purpose and objectives to the rationale, ...
Medium-term plan for the period 1998-2001
The Medium-term Plan outlines the programme orientation of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in the period 1998-2001. It serves three essential functions, namely it spells out the objectives which the Commission ...
Thematic mapping for development and management of shared water resources in the ESCWA region
This document contains information on the Thematic Mapping for Development and Management of Shaved Water Resources in me ESCWA Region. ESCWA is carrying out studies and mapping of regional aquifer systems within the general ...
Empowering socio economic development in Africa utilizing information technology : a critical examination of the social economic technical and policy issues in Senegal
This document is a workin paper on Empowering Socio Economic Development in Africa utilizing information technology : a critical examination of the Social Economic Technical and policy issues in Senegal.
Working Paper on : a framework for implementation of the global and regional platforms for action in Africa
The Fourth World Conference on Women held in Beijing in September 1995 called the World's attention to twelve critical areas of concern which need to be seriously addressed for accelerating the advancement of women. These ...