Acts as the link between the various units and centres of UNEP and the countries in the region, and promotes collaboration and partnerships with organizations active in sustainable development in Africa.
Established in 1986 to catalyze the formation of human capital in science and technology for the effective conservation, management and utilization of Africa's natural resources.
Summary Proceedings of the UNU/INRA Regional Workshop. Accra, Ghana - March 1998.
Promotes the protection, health and sustainability of African forests and forest environments.
Identifies 102 medicinal plant species and 29 animal species as priorities for conservation and management action. September 1998.
Descriptions and maps.
Proceedings, summaries and case studies: August, 1996.
Research on the historical development of the African continent and its people during the last 12,000 years in light of the complex interrelation between Man and changing environmental conditions.
CEIKA's objective is to build African capacity for environmental management through the provision of relevant training and multi-media information and knowledge products.
UNU Press online book. The authors were given the objectives of analysing the trends and processes of environmental change in Sub-Saharan Africa, and of identifying key issues for reaching sustainable environmental and resource management in the region within the medium-term future until around the year 2005.