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EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ARAB REG #21

External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region, Twenty-first Issue

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External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
31 Jul 2013
The Bulletin presents data and statistical indicators on external trade in goods of Arab Countries. Data are presented in time series until 2011 and were drawn primarily from national sources, as well as from secondary sources where appropriate. It provides total and detailed data on intraregiona...
BULLETIN POP VITAL STAT ESCWA #15

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region, Fifteenth Issue

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Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region
8 May 2013
The Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, issue 15, disseminates data on population, fertility, mortality, marriages and divorces from different national sources: surveys, censuses as well as from the vital registration system. For accuracy purposes, data have been chec...
STATE OF ARAB CITIES 2012

The State of Arab Cities 2012

Challenges of Urban Transition

2 Nov 2012
The Arab world has played a very important role in the history of urbanization. It is the region where urban civilization was born and where urban matters have been addressed for centuries. The Arab urban civilization, as it has evolved over the past millennium, has generated some of the most bea...
BULLET INDUS STAT ARAB #07 2004/10

Bulletin of Industrial Statistics for Arab Countries - Seventh Issue

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Bulletin of Industrial Statistics in the Arab Region
28 Feb 2013
This publication provides detailed industrial data of Arab countries for policy-makers, analysts and researchers. It includes time series of data and indicators for the period 2004- 2010. The Bulletin is divided into two parts. Part I includes summary tables on the overall industrial trends like ...
SURV ECON SOC DEV ARAB 2011/12

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2011-2012

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Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region
18 Mar 2013
The Survey of Economic and Social Development in the Arab Region 2011-2012 assesses the most recent economic and social developments in the Arab region, using the data that became available by the 2nd quarter of 2012. It found that GDP growth performance between major oil producers and the rest o...
SURV ECON SOC DEV ESCWA 2010/11

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2010-2011

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Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region
24 Oct 2012
This book assesses feasible financing strategies for policymakers to follow in pursuance of human development, taking as reference the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and their achievement by 2015. These strategies are analyzed in the context of broader concerns of economic de...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ESCWA #20

External Trade Bulletin of the ESCWA Region, Twentieth Issue

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External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
13 Jul 2012
This Bulletin presents data and statistical indicators on external trade in goods of ESCWA member countries. Data are presented in time series until 2010 and were drawn primarily from national sources, as well as from secondary sources where appropriate. The Bulletin comprises three parts: Part I...
ARAB SOCIETY COMP SOC STAT #10

Arab Society: Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators, 2010-2011 - Issue No.10

Issue No.10

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Arab Society: A Compendium of Social Statistics
30 Jul 2012
The Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators is a biennial publication published by the Statistics Division of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). It typically focuses on such areas as population, education, households and family, human settlements, health and econo...
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #31

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, Issue No. 31

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Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
30 Jul 2012
The Statistical Abstract presents time series statistics and indicators on economic and social issues in all fourteen Arab Region member countries, addressing the following topics: population; labour force; education and illiteracy; health; gender equality; national accounts; energy; industry; tr...
BULL POP VITAL STAT ESCWA #14

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, Fourteenth Issue

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Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region
30 Jul 2012
The Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, Issue 14, disseminates data on population, fertility, mortality, marriages and divorces from different national sources: surveys, censuses as well as from the vital registration system. For accuracy purposes, data have been chec...
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #30

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, Issue No.30

Issue No.30

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Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
13 Jul 2012
This publication presents time series comparative statistics and indicators on core areas of economic and social development in the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia’s (ESCWA) member countries for 2010. This issue of the Statistical Abstract provides statistics of the following them...
GLOBAL AFGHAN OPIUM TRADE

The Global Afghan Opium Trade

A Threat Assessment

17 Aug 2011
Opiates originating in Afghanistan threaten the health and well-being of people in many regions of the world. Their illicit trade also adversely impacts governance, security, stability and development — in Afghanistan, its neighbours, the broader region and beyond. This publication covers worldwi...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ESCWA #19

External Trade Bulletin of the ESCWA Region, Nineteenth Issue

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External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
16 May 2011
This issue presents data and statistical indicators on external trade in goods of ESCWA member countries. Data are presented in time series until 2009 and were drawn primarily from national sources, as well as from secondary sources where appropriate. This issue of the Bulletin, which provides to...
SURV ECON SOC DEV ESCWA 2009/10

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2009-2010

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Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region
6 Mar 2012
This year's Survey looks at the effect that the global financial crisis has had on economies and social development in the Western Asia region. The Survey shows that while some economies have weathered the global recession well, the impact on others has been significant. It is possible that the n...
BULL POP VITAL STAT ESCWA #13

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, Thirteeth Issue

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Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region
21 Sep 2011
The Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, issue 13, disseminates data on population, fertility, mortality, marriages and divorces from different national sources: surveys, censuses as well as from the vital registration system. For accuracy purposes, data have been chec...
SUPPORT ENVIRO MNGMT IRAQI 2004/09

Support for Environmental Management of the Iraqi Marshlands 2004-2009

22 Apr 2010
The Iraqi Marshlands constitute the largest wetland ecosystem in the Middle East, with environmental and socio-cultural significance. This publication is a completion report for the UNEP Support for Environmental Management of the Iraqi Marshlands project, which was one of the largest environment...
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #29

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, Issue No. 29

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Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
4 Jun 2010
This publication presents time series comparative statistics and indicators on core areas of economic and social development in the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia’s (ESCWA) member countries for 2009. This issue of the Statistical Abstract provides statistics of the following them...
BULLET INDUS STAT ARAB #06 2001/07

Bulletin for Industrial Statistics for the Arab Countries - Sixth Issue

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Bulletin of Industrial Statistics in the Arab Region
14 May 2010
The Bulletin aims to provide detailed industrial data on Arab countries for the users of such statistics, including policymakers, analysts and researchers, in order to assist them in meeting their needs in this area. The publication includes time series of data and indicators for the period 2001-...
ASSESS DEV RESULTS TURKEY

Assessment of Development Results - Turkey

Evaluation of UNDP Contribution

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Assessment of Development Results
16 Aug 2010
The evaluation found that UNDP in Turkey contributed to the development of corporate capacities in the country, integration of interna­tional development principles and rise of many sectors to European standards. UNDP was particularly effective in its support at the policy level and played a cruc...
BULLETIN POP VITAL STAT ESCWA #11

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, Eleventh Issue

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Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region
15 Sep 2010
The Bulletin provides data and statistics on the countries of the Economic Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) covering population, fertility and mortality, marriages and divorces. This issue includes vital statistic and indicators from 2000 to the date of preparation of the publication. This bil...
ANN REVIEW OF DEV GLOBAL 2009 (A)

Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries, 2009 (Arabic Language)

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Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries
14 May 2010
The eighth Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries, 2009, addresses the most important developments in the Arab countries as they endeavour to achieve regional economic integration and join the process of globalization. It sets out and analyse...
BULL POP VITAL STAT ESCWA #12

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, Twelfth Issue

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Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region
21 Apr 2010
The Bulletin provides detailed information on the population of the Western Asia region and its vital events: births, deaths, marriages and divorces. It presents this information in three parts: population; fertility and mortality; and marriage and divorce. In this issue, the Bulletin presents th...
COMP SOCIAL STATS & INDICAT #9

Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators

International Migration Statistics in the ESCWA Region

23 Apr 2010
The Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators is a biennial publication published by the Statistics Division of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). It typically focuses on such areas as population, education, households and family, human settlements, health and econo...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ARAB REG #18

External Trade Bulletin of the ESCWA Region, Eighteenth Issue

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External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
8 Feb 2010
The Bulletin includes statistical data and indicators on the international trade in goods of ESCWA member countries, based primarily on national sources, with additional material provided by secondary sources. Data presented includes summary tables on overall trade, trends and share of the region...
ESCWA WATER DEV RPT #3 2009

ESCWA Water Development Report No.3

Role of Desalination in Addressing Water Scarcity

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ESCWA Series on Water Development
14 May 2010
There is a growing concern among the international community that a pending water crisis is threatening the entire global population, not only those living in arid to semi-arid areas. This Report, the second in the series of the United Nations World Water Development Report (WWDR), gives and over...
ENVIRO ASSESS GAZA STRIP

Environmental Assessment of the Gaza Strip

Following the Escalation of Hostilities in December 2008-January 2009

6 Jan 2010
This report presents the initial action undertaken by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) immediately following the cessation of hostilities in the Gaza Strip in January 2009, and summarizes the scientific findings of the complex assessment process carried out by UNEP at the request o...