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Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia
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...
REVIEW INFO TECHN COMM DEV #14 (A)

Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia, Issue 14 (Arabic language)

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Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia (Arabic)
21 Sep 2011
This issue of the Review of Information and Communications Technology for Development in Western Asia addresses the reality and prospects of the Free and Open Source Software in the Arab region, with a focus on its impact on development, which is manifested in giving opportunities to build local ...
REVIEW INFO TECHN COMM DEV #13 (A)

Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia, Issue 13 (Arabic Language)

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Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia (Arabic)
18 Nov 2010
This issue of the Bulletin of Information and Communications Technology for Development in Western Asia contains a review and analysis of the status of information society in the ESCWA region four years after the World Summit for Information Technology, through a follow-up of the implementation o...
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-...
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...
REVIEW INFO TECHN COMM DEV #12 (A)

Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia, Issue 12 (Arabic Language)

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Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia (Arabic)
20 Sep 2010
This issue of the Bulletin of Information and Communications Technology for Development in Western Asia contains a review and analysis of the status of information society in the ESCWA region four years after the World Summit for Information Technology, through a follow-up of the implementation o...
ESCWA POP & DEV RPT #4 2009

Population and Development Report, Issue No.4

Youth in the ESCWA Region - Situation Analysis and Implications for Development Policies

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Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) Population and Development Report
8 Mar 2011
This publication is one of a series of analytical Reports issued by the Population and Social Development Section of the Social Development Division at the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). It aims to deepen knowledge of the interrelation between population and development ...
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...
REVIEW INFO TECHN COMM DEV #11 (A)

Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia, Issue 11 (Arabic language)

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Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia (Arabic)
11 Nov 2009
This issue tackles cyberspace legislation and its role in strengthening confidence in electronic services. It contains an overview of the status of cyberspace legislation in the ESCWA region underlining its shortcomings and available means for addressing them. It also reviews the progress achieve...
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #28

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, Issue No. 28

28th Issue

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Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
19 Feb 2010
Published in English and Arabic, this Abstract provides useful statistical data for countries in the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia region. The data is collected at the national level and represents areas such as: population, education and illiteracy, health, national accounts, e...
NATL ACCOUNTS STUDIES ESCWA #28

National Accounts Studies of the ESCWA Region, Bulletin No.28 (English and Arabic languages)

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National Accounts Studies of the Arab Region
22 Sep 2009
This bulletin includes available data and Economic and Social Commission’s for Western Asia (ESCWA) estimates of GDP at both current and constant prices, in addition to the consolidated national accounts for each ESCWA member country during the period 2003-2007, and the estimated real GDP growth ...
ANN REVIEW OF DEV GLOBAL 2008 (A)

Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Countries of the ECSWA Region, 2008 (Arabic language)

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Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries
22 May 2009
The performance of Arab countries in 2007 was uneven. Some sectors increased their share in the world economy while others saw their share decline. This issue of the Annual Review assesses, through an analysis of economic indicators, the performance of the Arab economies in achieving regional int...
ANN REV DEVEL ARAB CTRY 2008

Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries, 2008

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Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries
11 Nov 2009
This annual publication reviews the progress made by Arab countries towards regional integration and their integration into the world economy. It provides an analysis of economic indicators which measure the performance of the Arab economies in achieving integration into the world economy, with a...
SURV ECON SOC DEV ESCWA 2007/08

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2007-2008

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Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region
19 May 2009
This year’s Survey builds on the right to development themes adopted in previous issues and focuses on two significant concerns that have long constrained the right to development in the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) region: capital flight and unemployment...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ARAB REG #17

External Trade Bulletin of the ESCWA Region, Seventeenth Issue

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External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
18 Feb 2009
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...
REVIEW INFO COMM TECHN DEV #9 (A)

Review of Information and Communications Technology and Development in Western Asia, Issue 9 (Arabic language)

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Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia (Arabic)
16 Sep 2008
This issue presents a number of regional initiatives and projects in information and communications technology (ICT), including Internet domain names in Arabic, knowledge networks to provide local and marginalized communities with access to ICT, and the translation into Arabic of ICT terminology....
SURV ECON SOC DEV ESCWA 2006/07

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2006-2007

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Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region
27 Mar 2008
The survey concentrates on macroeconomic issues pursuant to Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) resolution 270 on macroeconomic policy for financial stability, which recognized the urgent need to analyze the short-term economic effects and the long-term possible consequence of...
ANN REVIEW OF DEV GLOBAL 2007 (A)

Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Countries of the ECSWA Region, 2007 (Arabic language)

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Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries
10 Sep 2008
The sixth Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries, 2007, addresses efforts made by the Arab countries to keep up with the pace of globalization on the one hand, and to assess the extent to which regional integration of the economies of the Ara...
ANN REVIEW OF DEV GLOBAL 2007

Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries, 2007

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Annual Review of Developments in Globalization and Regional Integration in the Arab Countries
13 Mar 2009
This sixth edition of the Annual Review addresses comprehensively the significant developments in globalization and regional integration in the Arab countries. It covers the progress made by Arab countries in integrating their economies into the world economy as well as their efforts in Arab regi...
REVIEW INFO TECHN COMM DEV #8 (A)

Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia, Issue 8 (Arabic language)

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Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia (Arabic)
19 Mar 2008
This issue sheds light on the importance of Information and Communications Technology for Education (ICT4E) and its various dimensions and its anticipated effect on the development of an educational model. It also presents methods and mechanisms for monitoring and assessing the effect of informat...