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GUINEA BISSAU WAR RECONSTRUCTION

Guinea-Bissau

War, Reconstruction and Reform

Series:
UNU/WIDER Working Papers
13 Oct 2000
This publication discusses the political economy of the conflict that took place in Guinea-Bissau in 1998, the difficulties in negotiating its end, and the tasks that now face donors and national actors in creating a state capable of directing the development process. The volume focuses in partic...
COMMERCE INTL ET LA PROTECTION

Le Commerce International et la Protection de l'Environnement á Madagascar

Series:
Etudes Analytiques sur le Commerce, l'Environnement et le Développement
13 Oct 2000
L'île de Madagascar possède une très riche biodiversité et plus de 80% des espèces de faune et de flore y sont endémiques. Malheureusement, l'île a connu une dégradation de son environnement. Cette publication fait suite à un séminaire sur le commerce, l'environnement et le développement durable ...
OVERVIEW LAND BASED SOURCES ACTIV

Overview on Land-based Sources and Activities Affecting the Marine, Coastal and Associated Freshwater Environment in the West and Central African Region

Series:
UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies
10 Nov 2000
This publication aims at assisting the countries of the West and Central African region in their efforts to protect the marine environment and achieve sustainable development. It provides data and information for a comprehensive regional review on land-based sources and activities affecting the q...
PEACEKEEPING IN AFRICA CAPABILITI

Peacekeeping in Africa

Capabilities and Culpabilities

26 May 2000
Peacekeeping in Africa: Capabilities and Culpabilities provides detailed insight into the efforts by the international community and regional and subregional organizations to promote peace and security in the African region. The book analyzes both indigenous and external efforts to develop Africa...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 1992/93 V2 P3

African Statistical Yearbook 1992 - 1993

Vol.II, Part 3 - East & Southern Africa

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
28 Apr 2000
The 1992/93 African Statistical Yearbook presents data arranged on a country basis for 53 African countries and covers statistics on population and employment, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, transport and communications, foreign trade, prices and social statistics...
ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF TRADE LIB

Environmental Impacts of Trade Liberalization and Policies for Sustainable Management of Natural Resources

A Case Study on Uganda's Fisheries Sector

Series:
Trade Liberalisation and the Environment
24 Mar 2000
Recognizing the benefits of global trade, many of the world's developing countries and countries with economies in transition, have sought to actively participate in the global trading regime. Recently, however, the undesirable effect of environmental degradation has emerged as a result of rapid ...
AFRICAN INDUSTRY 2000 THE CHALL

African Industry 2000

The Challenge of Going Global

9 Jun 2000
African Industry 2000 - The Challenge of Going Global provides an analysis of the industrial development process and emerging policy issues of African countries with particular emphasis on sub-Saharan Africa and the least developed countries. It looks at the over-all context of growth and develop...
PERSPECTIVES ON AFRICA

Perspectives on Africa's Development

18 Aug 2000
Perspectives on Africa's Development is a collection of speeches on the subject of Africa's development challenges delivered between February 1996 and February 2000. The speeches are organized in six thematic clusters: development, gender, information, governance, partnership, and integration. Th...
COMPENDIUM OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS O

Compendium of Environmental Laws of African Countries

12 May 2000
This Series contains the full text of the national laws and regulations of the countries of the African region, in the field of the environment. The legislation is reproduced in its original language.
COMPENDIUM OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS O

Compendium of Environmental Laws of African Countries

12 May 2000
This Series contains the full text of the national laws and regulations of the countries of the African region, in the field of the environment. The legislation is reproduced in its original language.
CAPACITY BUILDING SELECTED LEAST

Capacity Building in Selected Least Developed Countries

21 Jul 2000
This publication presents case study analyzes aimed at strengthening the institutional capacities of the African Lusophone Countries (ALCs). It presents the institutional and administrative weaknesses, and the constraints and the needs assessment for capacity building. Ultimately the publication ...
VERS ON MONDE EXEMPT ARMES NUCLE

Vers un Monde Exempt D'armes Nucléaires

Pourquoi L'Afrique du Sud Abandonné L'option Nucléaire

12 May 2000
Cette publication présente une discussion sur la position de l'Afrique du Sud qui est le premier pays dans l'histoire à avoir volontairement démantelé ses capacités en matière d'armement nucléaire. La décision de l'Afrique du Sud a mis au défi le monde entrer de prendre des mesures fermes en vue...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 1999

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 1999

La problématique de la lutte contre la pauvreté et de la viabilité économique

Series:
Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
25 Feb 2000
Cette édition du Rapport Economique sur l’Afrique (REA) est substantiellement différente des versions antérieures. Son contenu est largement réorienté afin de répondre aux besoins changeants, et d'ancrer l'analyse des économies africaines par la Commission Economique pour l'Afrique dans un cadre ...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 1999

Economic Report on Africa 1999

The Challenge of Poverty Reduction and Sustainability

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
25 Feb 2000
The Economic Report on Africa (ERA) reviews the performance of the region's economy during the past year and considers the prospects for the short and medium term. With a special focus on poverty reduction, the publication gives an evaluation from the perspective of reducing poverty by half over ...
INVEST POLICY REV UGANDA

Investment Policy Review - Uganda

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
9 Jun 2000
Over the past decade, the Government of Uganda has reversed earlier policy and management failures that were destructive to the economy and the investment climate. With economic fundamentals restored, investor and donor confidence have grown. The need for Uganda to continue the momentum of recove...
PEACEKEEPERS POLITICIANS & WARL

Peacekeepers, Politicians and Warlords

The Liberian Peace Process

Series:
Foundations of Peace
28 Jan 2000
When the international community responds to a massive humanitarian emergency, such as the one in Liberia, the operation that results is both complicated and short-lived. The Peacekeepers, Politicians and Warlords: The Liberian Peace Process presents a record of the environment of the Cotonou Agr...
INVEST POLICY REV EGYPT

Investment Policy Review - Egypt

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
12 Nov 1999
The Investment Policy Review of Egypt gives insight into the country's investment environment and policies. The publication discusses foreign direct investment (FDI) trends and the steadily increasing flow of FDI into Egypt. It also reviews the investment policy framework, which has improved the ...
ODA OCCASIONAL PAPERS #1 1999

UNODA Occasional Papers No.1

Towards a World Free from Nuclear Weapons - Why South Africa Gave Up the Nuclear Option, July 1999

Series:
United Nations Office of Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Occasional Papers
29 Oct 1999
The Department for Disarmament Affairs, renamed United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs in 2007 (UNODA) Occasional Papers is a series of ad hoc publications presenting, in edited form, papers or statements made at meetings, symposiums, seminars, workshops or lectures that deal with topical ...
PAIX DE TOMBOUCTOU GESTION DEMOCR

Paix de Tombouctou, La

Gestion Démocratique, Développement et Construction Africaine de la Paix

3 Sep 1999
DRUG NEXUS IN AFRICA

Drug Nexus in Africa, The

26 Nov 1999
The Drug Nexus in Africa assesses the present vulnerability of sub-Saharan Africa to illicit drug production, trafficking and consumption. It also discusses the economic, social and political changes.
REAL EXCHANGE RATE POLICY AND NON-

Real Exchange Rate Policy and Non-Traditional Exports in Developing Countries

Series:
UNU/WIDER Research for Action
17 Sep 1999
This publication compares the experience in more successful areas with that in Africa. It also compares the African country-level experiences, shedding light upon the reasons for the relative failure of African countries to diversify and expand their exports.
UNDERDEVELOPMENT TRANSITION AND RE

Underdevelopment, Transition and Reconstruction in Sub-Saharan Africa

Series:
UNU/WIDER Research for Action
17 Sep 1999
War and its consequences are perhaps the most important issues facing the African continent. Along with reconstruction from war, many countries are also engaged in economic reform. However, there are often inconsistencies between the reconstruction and reform agendas. This publication explores th...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 1996 V2 P3

African Statistical Yearbook 1996

Vol.II, Part 3 - East and Southern Africa

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
3 Sep 1999
The statistics presented are arranged on a country basis and cover such areas as: population; national accounts; agriculture, forestry and fishing; industry; transport, communications and international tourism; foreign trade; prices; finance; and social statistics. The publication facilitates com...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 1996 V2 P4

African Statistical Yearbook 1996

Vol.II, Part 4 - Central Africa

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
9 Jul 1999
Presents data arranged on a country basis and covers statistics on population and employment, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, transport and communications, foreign trade, prices and social statistics.
SOURCEBOOK ALTERNAT TECHN FRESHWA

Sourcebook of Alternative Technologies for Freshwater Augmentation in Africa

Series:
Technical Publication Series
9 Jul 1999
Freshwater resources have been dwindling over the years, while the demand for high quality water has been steadily increasing. Aimed particularly at water resource planners and managers, this reference document presents a comprehensive overview of the technologies for the augmentation of freshwat...
SUB REGION CONF DEMOCRAT INSTIT

Subregional Conference on Democratic Institutions and Peace in Central Africa

28 May 1999
This publication presents the thinking of international experts on the issue of democracy and peace in Central Africa. The Sub-regional Conference brought together for the first time in a single forum in Central Africa, members of government, representatives of opposition parties, senior officers...
REACHING THE POOREST ATD FOURTH

Reaching the Poorest

ATD Fourth World

23 Jul 1999
This book describes experiences in reaching marginalized communities in situations of chronic poverty, as part of ATD Fourth World and the Permanent Forum on Extreme Poverty in the World. It presents seven case studies (Burkina Faso, Guatemala, Haiti, Canada, Peru, Thailand and Uganda) and the le...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 1996 V1 P2

African Statistical Yearbook 1996

Vol.I, Part 2 - West Africa

Series:
African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
5 Feb 1999
The statistics presented are arranged on a country basis and cover such areas as: population; national accounts; agriculture, forestry and fishing; industry; transport, communications and international tourism; foreign trade; prices; finance; and social statistics. The publication facilitates com...
EXPORT PERFORMANCE IN CHILE: LESSO

Export Performance in Chile

Lessons from Africa

Series:
UNU/WIDER Working Papers
20 Nov 1998
This study looks at the performance of exports in Chile for the period 1960-1995. It identifies the main trends in the growth of exports and attempts to assign responsibility to various factors for export performance. Export Performance in Chile also addresses the role of trade liberalization. Th...