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 ...
Programme of action for the least developed countries: one year after Brussels
Programme of action for the least developed countries, one year after Brussels, that took place in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 16-18 October 2002.
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 reference regional strategic framework for statistical capacity building in Africa
This Reference Regional Strategic Framework (RRSF) was designed to improve development outcomes and governance by strengthening national statistical systems in Africa. The goal of the framework is to raise societal awareness ...
Geo-information capacity building and building on capacity in Kenya : a partnership approach
Research has shown that there is a direct link between Information and Communication Technologies Infrastructure (ICTs) and per capita growth. In deed, there is growing consensus that because of rapid innovation, ICTs ...
Proposed programme of work and priorities for the biennium 2008 - 2009
This document contains information on the Proposed programme of work and priorities for the biennium 2008 - 2009, of the Conference of African Ministers of Finance,Planning and Economic Development/Fortieth session of the ...
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 ...
Tour d'horizon de la gouvernance en Afrique Centrale : recommendations et plan d'action
La présente analyse a pour but d'examiner révolution de la mise en œuvre de la gouvernance dans la sous-région Afrique centrale. Cette réflexion s'organise en deux parties. La première est une introduction. La deuxième ...
Statistics and statistical capacity in Africa: key issues and emerging challenges
This document contains information on Statistics and statistical capacity in Africa: key issues and emerging challenges, of the Conference of African Ministers of Finance,Planning and Economic Development/Fortieth session ...
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.