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POPULATION CHALLEN & DEV GOALS

Population Challenges and Development Goals

Series:
Population Studies
21 Oct 2005
This report presents a succinct overview of demographic trends worldwide, for major areas and selected countries. It covers population size and growth, urbanization and city growth, population ageing, fertility and contraception, mortality and international migration. In addition, it includes a s...
ACHIEVING THE INTERNATIONALLY

Achieving the Internationally Agreed Development Goals

Series:
Dialogues at the Economic and Social Council
3 Nov 2005
This publication presents the key debates that took place in the Economic and Social Council meetings on the theme of the high-level segment of 2005 Achieving the Internationally Agreed Development Goals, Including those Contained in the Millennium Declaration, as well as Implementing the Outcome...
MBS ONLINE: NON-PROFIT 2-YEAR &AIR

MBS Online

Non-Profit Entities - Two-Year Subscription (Includes Airmail Postage for Printed Copy Only)

11 Aug 2006
MBS ONLINE: NON-PROFIT 2-YEAR RATE

MBS Online

Two-Year Subscription (Not-for-profit Organization)

11 Aug 2006
Bulletin Mensuel de Statistique en Ligne: Deux Années d'Abonnement (Organisation à But Non Lucratif)
MBS ONLINE: FOR-PROFIT 2-YEAR &AIR

MBS Online

For-Profit Entities - Two-Year Subscription (Includes Airmail Postage for Printed Copy Only)

11 Aug 2006
MBS ONLINE: FOR-PROFIT 2-YEAR RATE

MBS Online

Two-Year Subscription (For-profit Organization)

11 Aug 2006
WORLD YOUTH RPT 2005

World Youth Report 2005

Young People Today, and in 2015

Series:
World Youth Report
7 Oct 2005
More than 500 million youths worldwide live on less than $2 a day, 113 million are not in school, 88 million are unemployed and 10 million have HIV/AIDS, all significant challenges for reaching the 2015 goals of reducing poverty by half, increasing literacy, and improving the health of people aro...
VILLAGE PHONE REPLICATION MANUAL

Village Phone Replication Manual

Creating Sustainable Access to Affordable Telecommunications for the Rural Poor

Series:
ICT Task Force Series
23 Sep 2005
Why is it such a challenge to provide telecommunications to rural areas? High initial infrastructure investment, relative low call volumes, high maintenance costs due to harsh environments, cash box collection needs, cash security costs (for coin operated phones), card availability (for prepaid a...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 2005

World Economic and Social Survey 2005

Financing for Development

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
23 Sep 2005
The World Economic and Social Survey 2005 focuses on the Monterrey Consensus as the current framework for international cooperation for development. The report examines the correspondingly broad agenda for action that was set out in the Consensus, recognizing numerous accomplishments to date and ...
CLASIFIC INDUST INTL UNIFOR #3.1

Clasificación Industrial Internacional Uniforme de Todas las Actividades Económicas (CIIU)

Informes Estadisticos - Serie M, No. 4, Rev.3.1

Series:
Informes Estadísticos (Ser. M)
26 Aug 2005
La Clasificación Industrial Internacional Uniforme de todas las Actividades Económicas (CIIU) es la clasificación internacional de referencia de las actividades económicas productivas. Su principal finalidad es facilitar un conjunto de categorías de actividad que pueda utilizarse para la elaborac...
MBS VOL 59 NO 6 JUNE 2005

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, June 2005

26 Aug 2005
MBS presents current economic and social statistics for more than 200 countries and territories of the world. It contains over 50 tables of monthly and/or annual and quarterly data on a variety of subjects illustrating important economic long-term trends and developments, including population, pr...
MBS VOL 59 NO 5 MAY 2005

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, May 2005

26 Aug 2005
MBS presents current economic and social statistics for more than 200 countries and territories of the world. It contains over 50 tables of monthly and/or annual and quarterly data on a variety of subjects illustrating important economic long-term trends and developments, including population, pr...
MBS VOL 59 NO 4 APRIL 2005

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, April 2005

26 Aug 2005
MBS presents current economic and social statistics for more than 200 countries and territories of the world. It contains over 50 tables of monthly and/or annual and quarterly data on a variety of subjects illustrating important economic long-term trends and developments, including population, pr...
RPT WORLD SOCIAL SITUATION 2005

Report on the World Social Situation 2005

The Inequality Predicament

Series:
Report on the World Social Situation
26 Aug 2005
The 2005 Report on the World Social Situation focuses on the international aspects of inequality. As emphasized by the ten-year review of the implementation of the Copenhagen Declaration and Programme of Action, there has been uneven progress in many areas of social development, with important re...
WTO E-COMMERCE & INFORMATION

WTO, E-commerce and Information Technologies

From the Uruguay Round through the Doha Development Agenda - A Report to the UN ICT Task Force

Series:
ICT Task Force Series
26 Aug 2005
This paper presents an overview of one of the most important processes today determining the governance of information technology: the growing role of the World Trade Organization. The application of the WTO’s rules-based trading system to the goods, services, and intellectual property that facil...
MBS VOL 59 NO 3 MARCH 2005

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, March 2005

26 Aug 2005
MBS presents current economic and social statistics for more than 200 countries and territories of the world. It contains over 50 tables of monthly and/or annual and quarterly data on a variety of subjects illustrating important economic long-term trends and developments, including population, pr...
PVS VOL 57 NO 1 JANUARY 2005

Population and Vital Statistics Report, January 2005

29 Jul 2005
This biannual journal, released in English, gives you estimates of world and regional populations as well as estimates for 218 countries. Information is derived from each country's latest population, national census and from nationally representative statistics on birth and mortality.
MUJER EN EL MUNDO 2005

Mujer en el Mundo 2005, La

Progreso en las Estadísticas

19 Oct 2007
Este informe se centra en la presentación por los países de datos estadísticos desglosados por sexo en los ámbitos de la demografía, la salud, la educación, el trabajo, la violencia contra la mujer, la pobreza, los derechos humanos y la adopción de decisiones. El informe examina y analiza el actu...
FEMMES DANS LE MONDE 2005

Les femmes dans le monde, 2005

progrès en statistiques

6 Aug 2008
Quatrième rapport quinquennal traitant de façon exhaustive de la situation de la femme vue sous le prisme des données et analyses statistiques. Il présente les principales conclusions de l'analyse statistique de la condition de la femme, comparée à celle de l'homme, dans un large ensemble de dom...
WORLDS WOMEN 2005 PROG

World's Women 2005, The

Progress in Statistics

27 Jan 2006
The World's Women 2005 uniquely reviews and analyses the current availability of data and assesses progress made in the reporting of national statistics, as opposed to internationally prepared estimates, relevant to gender concerns. Published every five years, the World's Women sets out a bluepri...
NATL ACCT STATS GDP (CD) P2

National Accounts Statistics: Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Tables, PT.2 (Electronic Files)

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Tables (Electronic Files)

7 Jan 2005
This National Accounts Statistics database on CD-Rom contains annual time series for more than 200 countries worldwide, for the period 1970 to 2000, in the following tables: GDP at current prices in national currency; GDP at constant prices in national currency; GDP at current prices in U.S. doll...
OBJECTIFS MILLENAIRE DEV RPT 2005

Objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement: Rapport 2005

Series:
Objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement
19 May 2006
Le rapport présente une évaluation annuelle du progrès global vers la réalisation des OMD, en indiquant les secteurs où des progrès ont été réalisés, ainsi que ceux qui restent à la traîne. Le rapport repose sur une base de données compilée par le Groupe interinstitutions et d’experts sur les ind...
POPULAT DEV & HIV/AIDS WITH

Population, Development and HIV/AIDS with Particular Emphasis on Poverty

The Concise Report

Series:
Population Studies
1 Jul 2005
The AIDS pandemic has gained momentum during the past quarter century, expanding to all regions of the world. AIDS affects both the rich and the poor, but the hardest-hit countries are among the poorest in the world. Unless more vigorous actions are undertaken to combat the disease and its effect...
MANUAL DE ORGANIZACION ESTADISTICA

Manual de Organización Estadística, trecera edicion

El Funcionamiento y la Organización de una Oficina de Estadística

Series:
Estudios de Métodos (Ser. F)
17 Jun 2005
El manual está dirigido principalmente a dos grupos: a) el jefe de estadística (o futuro jefe de estadística de un organismo de estadística) y sus colegas, y b) los encargados de la supervisión de las estadísticas oficiales. El manual está dividido en las siguientes áreas: principios generales de...