The African learning network : emerging from behind the knowledge curtain
This paper focuses on a global information society require a fundamental shift in thinking about the methodology of education. ICTs have already begun to exert massive transformation of education systems in developed ...
Development of spatial data infrastructure in Lesotho
Spatial data is crucial for sustainable land management and environmental protection; therefore the development of spatial data infrastructure (SDI) ensures accessibility of information for decision-making. Many national ...
Note conceptuelle et d'information
La création d'emplois en Afrique fait depuis peu l’objet d'une attention politique au plus haut niveau. Par exemple, le Sommet extraordinaire des chefs d'Etat et de gouvernement de l’Union Africaine a adopté la Déclaration ...
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.
UN-ICT task force African regional meeting
This document contains information on the UN- ICT Task Force African Regional Meeting 21-22 January 2002, of the Inaugural meeting of the African Stakeholders Network Steering Committee, from 10-11 May 2003, held in Addis ...
Towards an information society in Africa : the case for national policies
The world has entered the Knowledge and Information Society, driven by information and intellectual products as raw materials. In this context, the ability to transmit data over information and communication infrastructure ...
Monitoring and evaluation programme of the implementation of the Dakar and Beijing Platforms for Action task brief
The overall goal of the monitoring and evaluation programme is to promote and advocate for the integration of a gender dimension into national development policies, plans and programmes, with the aim of contributing towards ...
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) ...
Economic and welfare impacts of the EU-Africa economic partnership agreements
The Cotonou Partnership Agreement (CPA) between the European Union (EU) and African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries is expected to succeed the expired Lome" Agreement. It envisages the signing of Economic Partnership ...
Subcommittee on Geo-information synthesis report of the activities of the CODI-Geo working group
This report is a synthesis of activities undertaken by working groups established by the Executive Working Group (EWG) of CODI-Geo. The working groups were established at the third meeting of Committee on Development ...