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GAOR 75TH SUPP17 UNCITRAL RPT

Report of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law

Fifty-third session (6–17 July 2020 and 14–18 September 2020)

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Reports of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law
26 Feb 2021
This annual report of the United Nations Committee on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) submitted to the General Assembly covers the Fifty-third session (6–17 July 2020 and 14–18 September 2020).
GAOR 74TH SUPP17 UNCITRAL RPT

Report of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law

Fifty-second session (8–19 July 2019)

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Reports of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law
26 Feb 2021
This annual report of the United Nations Committee on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) submitted to the General Assembly covers the Fifty-second session (8–19 July 2019).
GAOR 72ND SUPP2 SECURITY COUNCIL

Report of the Security Council 2017

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Reports of the Security Council
26 Feb 2021
The 2017 edition of the Report of the Security Council continued its focus on a number of serious unresolved conflicts, in particular in the Middle East and Africa.
GAOR 74TH SUPP2 SECURITY COUNCIL

Report of the Security Council 2019

Series:
Reports of the Security Council
26 Feb 2021
The 2019 edition of the Report of the Security Council continued its focus on a number of serious unresolved conflicts, in particular in the Middle East and Africa.
GAOR 74TH SUPP10 INTL LAW COMM RPT

Report of the International Law Commission

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Report of the International Law Commission
26 Feb 2021
This is the official report of the International Law Commission to the General Assembly on its seventieth session dated 29 April–7 June and 8 July–9 August 2019,
GAOR 74TH SUPP4 INTL COURT JUST

Report of the International Court of Justice

1 August 2018-31 July 2019

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Reports of the International Court of Justice
26 Feb 2021
This is the official report of the International Court of Justice to the General Assembly on its seventy-third session dated 1 August 2018-31 July 2019.
GAOR 75TH SUPP4 INTL COURT JUST

Report of the International Court of Justice

1 August 2019–31 July 2020

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Reports of the International Court of Justice
26 Feb 2021
This is the official report of the International Court of Justice to the General Assembly on its seventy-third session dated 1 August 2019–31 July 2020.
GAOR 75TH SUPP40 HR COMM RPT

Report of the Human Rights Committee

126th session (1–26 July 2019); 127th session (14 October–8 November 2019); 128th session (2–27 March 2020)

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Report of the Human Rights Committee
26 Feb 2021
This is the official report of the Human Rights Committee submitted to the General Assembly on an annual basis. This report covers the 126th session (1–26 July 2019), 127th session (14 October–8 November 2019), 128th session (2–27 March 2020).
GAOR 74TH SUPP27 CONF DISARM 2019

Report of the Conference on Disarmament

2019 Session

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Report of the Conference on Disarmament to the General Assembly of the United Nations
26 Feb 2021
This is the official report submitted annually to the General Assembly by the Conference on Disarmament on its 2019 session.
GAOR 75RD SUPP27 CONF DISARM 2020

Report of the Conference on Disarmament

2020 Session

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Report of the Conference on Disarmament to the General Assembly of the United Nations
26 Feb 2021
This is the official report submitted annually to the General Assembly by the Conference on Disarmament on its 2020 session.
GLOBAL OCEAN SCIENCE RPT 2020

Global Ocean Science Report 2020

Charting Capacity for Ocean Sustainability

16 Feb 2021
The world ocean is a life-supporting system for humanity, yet it remains largely unknown. Based on data collected from around the world, the Global Ocean Science Report 2020 offers a global record of how, where and by whom ocean science is conducted. It monitors our capacity to understand the oce...
PERMANENT MISSIONS TO UN #309

Permanent Missions to the United Nations, No. 309

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Permanent Missions to the United Nations
19 Jan 2021
This book serves as a directory of the Permanent Missions to the United Nations in New York, as well as a listing of their diplomatic personnel. It also includes information on Observer Offices, Specialized Agencies, and other UN organs and bodies.
GREENING THE BLUE REPORT 2020

Greening the Blue Report 2020

The UN System's Environmental Footprint and Efforts to Reduce It

28 Jan 2021
The 2020 report provides a snapshot of the UN System's environmental impacts throughout 2019, and the activities underway to reduce them. This year's report includes 2019 data on greenhouse gas emissions, waste, water, and environmental management from nearly 60 entities across the UN System, rep...
SUSTAINABLE TRADE IN RESOURCES

Sustainable Trade in Resources

Global Material Flows, Circularity and Trade

28 Dec 2020
This report looks at trade flows of material resources and their environmental impacts. It also demonstrates how both multilateral trade rules and regional trade agreements can be used proactively to advance the circular and greener economy and minimise the environmental impacts associated with r...
RESOURCE EFFICIENCY CLIMATE CHANGE

Resource Efficiency and Climate Change

Material Efficiency Strategies for a Low-Carbon Future

28 Dec 2020
This report conducts a rigorous assessment of the contribution of material efficiency to greenhouse gas abatement strategies. More concretely, it assesses the reduction potential of greenhouse gas emissions from material efficiency strategies applied in residential buildings and light duty vehicl...
SDG PULSE 2020 UNCTAD

SDG Pulse 2020 - UNCTAD Takes the Pulse of the SDGs

31 Dec 2020
This second edition of the SDG Pulse illustrates in a very concrete way how UNCTAD is contributing to the 2030 Agenda. The report not only presents statistical updates and data-driven analysis for the indicators for which UNCTAD is a custodian or co-custodian, but it also presents a range of othe...
THE TIME IS NOW

The Time is Now

Addressing the Gender Dimensions of Corruption

31 Dec 2020
Are women any less corrupt than men? This publication is a first, comprehensive foray into this complex, multilayered subject that affects every society and country in the world differently. It underlines the importance of understanding how national, cultural and social norms interact and shape c...
WORLD AIDS DAY RPT 2020

World AIDS Day Report 2020

Prevailing Against Pandemics by Putting People at the Centre

3 Dec 2020
As this report shows, the global HIV response was off track even before the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, but the collision of COVID-19 and HIV has sent it back further. The Fast-Track Targets, which expire at the end 2020, will not be achieved. some 38 million people are living with HIV, with...
GUIDELINES UN RESOLUTIONS 2020 (A)

Guidelines for United Nations Resolutions 2020 (Arabic language)

14 Dec 2020
The purpose of these guidelines is to help delegations in the process of preparing draft resolutions and decisions, principally in the General Assembly and the Main Committees, as prescribed in the Charter of the United Nations and the rules of procedure of the General Assembly.
ENERGY STATISTICS YRBK 2018

Energy Statistics Yearbook 2018

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Energy Statistics Yearbook / Annuaire des Statistiques de L'energie (Ser. J)
27 Jan 2021
The Yearbook comprises annual data for 230 countries and areas for 2015-2018 on production, trade and consumption of energy: solids, liquids, gaseous fuels, electricity and heat, covering both renewable and non-renewable sources of energy. Per capita consumption series are also provided for all e...
ENERGY BALANCES 2018

2018 Energy Balances

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Energy Balances and Electricity Profiles / Bilans Energtiques et Profils du Secteur de Llectricit (Ser. W)
19 Jan 2021
The 2018 Energy Balances contains energy balances for about 220 countries and territories, showing production, trade, transformation and consumption (by sector) in energy units for all energy products. It presents energy data for countries and areas in a format which shows the overall picture of ...
ELECTRICITY PROFILES 2018

2018 Electricity Profiles

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Energy Balances and Electricity Profiles / Bilans Energtiques et Profils du Secteur de Llectricit (Ser. W)
19 Jan 2021
The 2018 Electricity Profiles contains electricity profiles for about 230 countries and territories, providing detailed information on production, trade and consumption of electricity, net installed capacity and thermal power plant input and efficiency for most countries, on an internationally co...
HUMAN DEV RPT 2020

Human Development Report 2020

The Next Frontier - Human Development and the Anthropocene

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Human Development Report
12 Feb 2021
The 30th Anniversary 2020 Human Development Report is the latest in the series of global Human Development Reports published by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) since 1990 as independent and analytically and empirically grounded discussions of major development issues, trends and p...
WORLD ECON SITUAT PROSPECTS 2021

World Economic Situation and Prospects 2021

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World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP)
26 Jan 2021
This is the definitive report on the state of the world economy, providing global/regional economic outlook for 2020 and 2021. A once-in-a-century crisis—a Great Disruption unleashed by a viral pandemic—hit the world economy in 2020, reaching every corner of the world, infecting more than 90 mill...
MAKING PUBLIC PROCUREMENT WORK FOR

Making Public Procurement Work for Women

31 Dec 2020
In developed countries, public procurement accounts for almost 15% of gross domestic product; in some developing countries, this figure can reach as high as 40%. It is shocking that women-owned businesses account for a mere 1% of this critical sector. Women-owned businesses often cite lack of inf...
INTL TRADE STAT YRBK 2019 V2

International Trade Statistics Yearbook 2019, Volume II

Trade by Product

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International Trade Statistics Yearbook (Ser. G)
12 Jan 2021
The 2019 International Trade Statistics Yearbook, Volume II —Trade by Product — provides a condensed and integrated analytical view of the international merchandise trade, and trade in services up to the year 2019 by means of brief descriptive text, concise data tables and charts. The information...
MAINSTREAMING GENDER IN FREE TRADE

Mainstreaming Gender in Free Trade Agreements

31 Oct 2020
This report presents recommendations to boost the participation of women in trade through free trade agreements. Policymakers and trade negotiators will find a new toolkit to gauge gender responsiveness in their agreements. These lessons are based on a research assessment of 73 selected free trad...
HOW NATURAL GAS CAN DISPLACE COMPE

How Natural Gas can Displace Competing Fuels

5 Nov 2020
If there is to be a significant role for gas as a transition fuel, let alone as a destination fuel, governments and international institutions need to develop strategies that encourage the use of gas in the near- and medium-term while providing for a subsequent orderly transition towards a vastly...