Promotion of women entrepreneurship in Southern Africa
The global concern on the status of women dates as far back as 1946 when the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women was established to monitor the situation of women and to promote women’s status. Since then, a ...
Education staff training development programme : monitoring and evaluation of educational systems
This paper attempts to focus attention on evaluation as the process of delineating, obtaining, and providing useful information for making judicious decisions'* about alternatives in education. It looks at evaluation as a ...
Report on a study of African regional and subregional technological associations and professional service institutions
The objective of the study is to get a better understanding of the importance and role of these associations and institutions in social economic development, and formulate recommendations to improve their effectiveness.
Guidelines on the development of human resource capabilities in the field of freight forwarding operations in Africa
In many countries, including some developed ones, freight forwarders are neither' defined nor regulated and therefore suffer from a lack of identity in their promotional and regulatory framework. In the absence of ...
CSO capacity building : an action framework
The paper seeks to contribute to the ongoing search for the most feasible measures to facilitate the effective contribution of CSOs in the development process. It draws on studies, which have explored CSO activities in ...
The role of regional cooperation organizations in the coordination and harmonization of regional integration and intra-ACP policies
The need for coordination and harmonization of regional integration policies in Africa is justified by the fact that: A large number; of organizations have been established over-the years to help African countries collectively ...
External support for institutional and management capacity - building in Africa : past trends and emerging priorities the commonwealth secretariat experience
The Paper presented at the Regional Conference on "Development Management in Africa: Thirty Years of Experience, Emerging Challenges and Future Priorities11 organized by UN-ECA, Africa Hall, Addis Ababa 8-12 March 1993. The ...
The African women enterpreneur : an agenda for enhancing capacity and empowerment
The current crisis in the World economic order and its harsh reflection in the African economies in the form of diminished resources overall clearly calls for a greater contribution of African entrepreneurship to the ...
Modalities for economic empowerment of women
Through continuous and sustained combination of several approaches over time we will no doubt be able to put together a number of preconditions for the economic empowerment of women. In view of the foregoing, the issue of ...
Strengthening and modernizing African railways and rolling stock
This document contains information on Strengthening and modernizing African railways and rolling stock, of the Transport, Communications and lourism Division, held in Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia.