ERIC Number: ED204172
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Marine Science and Technology in Africa: Present State and Future Development. Synthesis of Unesco/ECA Survey Missions to African Coastal States, 1980. Project RAF/78/024. Unesco Reports in Marine Science, No. 14.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Div. of Marine Sciences.
Presented is a synthesis of reports designed to assess the development of marine science and technology in African coastal states. This situation is analyzed from a regional (i.e., continent-wide) point of view. Five chapters comprise the report: (1) summary of recommendations, (2) introduction; (3) nation-by-nation descriptions and analyses; (4) main issues and observations; and (5) recommendations. Emphasized are needs in the areas of education, research, regional cooperation, and technological development. (Author/WB)
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Educational Needs, Environmental Education, International Programs, Marine Biology, Oceanography, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Science Education, Technological Advancement, Technology
Div. of Marine Sciences, Unesco, 7 Place de Fontenoy, 75700 Paris, France (no price quoted).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Div. of Marine Sciences.
Identifiers: Africa; United Nations