Scientific development, innovation and the knowledge economy: premise for development in Africa?
This model assumes that industrialization will be the main driver of growth. Consequently , development is measured essentially by levels of production and consumption, using indicators such as gross domestic product (GDP) ...
Report of the sub-committee on geo-information
The Sub-committee on Geoinformation met from 1 May to 4 May 2007. Two pre-CODI events were held on 30 April 2007. These included a meeting of the enlarged African Reference Frame (AFREF) Steering Committee and a workshop ...
Scan-ICT: understanding ICT penetration and usage in Africa
The Scan-ICT project is a multi-donor initiative that seeks to build support for the phased development of a comprehensive African capability to define, collect and manage key information needed to support the growing ...
L'information au service de la gouvernance
L'Internet, la télévision, l’urbanisation, la Démocratie et surtout l'alphabétisation ont transformé le monde entier en un petit microcosme où le citoyen africain lambda a fini aussi par avoir des besoins nouveaux à l’instar ...
Introduction to the library of the Southern African development community-SADC secretariat
The SADC Secretariat Library was established in 1989 when SADCC was preparing its 10th anniversary. Within the new structure the library is part of the Information, Communication and Technology Department and is located ...
Report on the follow-up activities of CODI 2 recommendations
The sub-committee gave emphasis to the promotion of ICTs in the development of the continent. It also examined in depth ECA’s work programme in information and communication technologies. Participants presented reports on ...
Annotated provisional agenda of CODI 2: sub-committee on information and communication technologies and library
Under this agenda item, the Sub-Committee will consider presentations made by countries on the development and utilisation of ICT applications on the four key areas (education, e-commerce, health and ICT policies and ...
Draft provisional annotated agenda
This report reviews the recommendations made during the CODI II meeting in 2001. The progress made and remaining tasks will be highlighted.
Report of the Annual Meeting of the African Technical Advisory Committee (ATAC), 9 - 10 December 2004 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
This paper focused on the report of the annual meeting of the African technical advisory committee (ATAC).
Progress report on AVLIN since CODI III to ICT/Library Subcommittee
The following report is an update of key activities undertaken since May 2003 when the third meeting of the Committee on Development Information (CODI III) was held in Addis Ababa. During CODI III, AVLIN was formally ...