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Author 21, Committee on the Geographic Foundation for Agenda
Title Down to Earth : Geographic Information for Sustainable Development in Africa
Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2002
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Note Front Matter -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Contents -- Executive Summary -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Agenda 21 Implementation: Progress, Challenges, and the Role of Geographic Data -- 3 Geographic Information Activities in Africa -- 4 Facilitating the Use of Geographic Data: Spatial Data and Telecommunications Infrastructures -- 5 Geographic Data for Sustainable Development I: Framework Data -- 6 Geographic Data for Sustainable Development II: Other Thematic Data -- 7 GIS-Based Decision-Support Systems in Africa -- 8 Building Capacity to Apply Geographic Information to Sustainable Development in Africa -- 9 Lessons Learned and Recommendations -- A Biographical Sketches of Committee Members -- B Oral and Written Contributors -- C FGDC Statement -- D Acronyms -- E Glossary
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: 21, Committee on the Geographic Foundation for Agenda Down to Earth : Geographic Information for Sustainable Development in Africa Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press,c2002 9780309084789
Subject Sustainable development -- Africa.;Africa -- Economic conditions
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Alt Author Geography, Committee on
Committee, Mapping Science
Council, National Research
Studies, Division on Earth and Life
Resources, Board on Earth Sciences and
National Academy of Sciences,
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