Capacity building within the Uganda police for protection of women's and children's rights
A mission was undertaken to Uganda, from 5-16 October, on the request of the Uganda Police Force for advisory services in designing a training program and a work plan for the implementation of the project, "Capacity Building ...
Political and economic liberalization in Africa : a critical review of trends and a capacity building proposal
At the dawn of independence, many an African country entertained the hope of catching up with the technologically advanced economies of Western Europe, North America and, before the disintegration of the Soviet empire, the ...
African strategy for science and technology development
The gap between the rich and the poor countries is to a large extent attributable to differences in technology. This fact is borne out by the experience of nonwestern countries which have seriously set out to acquire, adapt ...
Focus on African industry
The following article is written with one main purpose in mind to provoke a sense of self- examination on the part of the reader as to why Africa has failed to industrialize and how it can go about initiating some process ...
Increasing internet connectivity in Africa issues, options and world bank group role
Africa needs to seize this opportunity, quickly. If African countries cannot take advantage of the information revolution and surf this great wave of technological change, they may be crushed by it. In that case, they are ...
Science, technologie, innovation et renforcement des capacités face aux changements climatiques
Il est généralement convenu que son emplacement géographique et la faiblesse de ses capacités d’adaptation font de l’Afrique le continent le plus vulnérable aux effets des changements climatiques. L’Afrique se caractérise ...
A framework for mainstreaming regional integration in national development plans in the Southern African Development Community ( SADC)
This paper shows a Framework for Mainstreaming Regional Integration in National Development Plans in the Southern African Development Community.
National strategies for poverty reduction and implementation of the Millennium Development Goals : an issues paper
Africa’s fragile progress towards reaching the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) coincides with the end of the “first generation” of Poverty Reduction strategies (PRss) that were mandated as part of the enhanced Highly ...
Technical guideline for knowledge-sharing : the Community of Practice for poverty reduction strategies and MDGs
This manual provides technical guidelines to understand the composition, networking and roles of the practitioners or Communities of Practices (CoPs) specialized on Poverty Reduction Strategies(PRS) and the Millennium ...