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HNDBK PRISONERS WITH SPEC NEED

Handbook on Prisoners with Special Needs

13 Jun 2009
This Handbook covers the special needs of eight groups of prisoners, which have a particularly vulnerable status in prisons. They are: Prisoners with mental health care needs; Prisoners with disabilities; Ethnic and racial minorities and indigenous peoples; Foreign national prisoners; Lesbian, ga...
COMBATTRE LA TRAITE DES PERSONNES

Combattre la Traite des Personnes

Guide à l'Usage des Parlementaires

5 Sep 2009
Ce guide est une compilation de textes de lois destines à lutter contre la traite des personnes. Il s’adresse aux parlementaires qui ont le pouvoir de lutter contre cette forme moderne d’esclavage, en tant que représentants élus du peuple. Ce guide propose des suggestions pratiques, afin de leur ...
COMBATTING TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS

Combatting Trafficking in Persons

A Handbook for Parliamentarians

Series:
Handbook for Parliamentarians
13 Jul 2009
Trafficking in persons is a form of modern-day slavery, a human rights violation that constitutes a crime against the individual and the State. It must be recognized and punished by legislative means. Parliamentarians have an essential role to play in the fight against human trafficking. The pres...
MB 82ND YR NO 1/2  JAN/FEB 2009

Monthly Bibliography, January-February 2009

1 May 2009
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also co...
COMP NATL AUT INTL DRUG TRTY 2008

Competent National Authorities Under the International Drug Control Treaties 2008

18 Mar 2009
The present directory lists titles and addresses of the following: competent national authorities empowered to issue certificates and authorizations for the import and export of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances, competent national authorities empowered to regulate or enforce national co...
SCOR 51ST YR SUPP OCT/DEC 1996

Security Council

Official Records - Supplement for October, November and December 1996

5 Mar 2009
MONTHLY BIBLIO 81YR #11/12 2008

Monthly Bibliography, November - December 2008

21 Apr 2009
The Monthly Bibliography is a publication which contains references to work (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library of the United Nations Office at Geneva as well as analytics of selected articles from 300 periodicals. Bibliographic descriptions are gi...
MONTHLY BIBLIO 81YR #10 2008

Monthly Bibliography, October 2008

2 Feb 2009
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also co...
MB 81ST YR NO 9 SEPTEMBER 2008

Monthly Bibliography, September 2008

22 Dec 2008
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also co...
MONTHLY BIBLIO 81YR #7/8 2008

Monthly Bibliography, July-August 2008

22 Dec 2008
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also co...
MONTHLY BIBLIO 81YR #6 2008

Monthly Bibliography, June 2008

22 Dec 2008
The Monthly Bibliography is compiled by the United Nations Library in Geneva. The Monthly Bibliography contains references to works (books, official documents and multimedia products) recently acquired by the Library in the subject areas that reflect the activities of the Organization. It also co...
INCB PUBLICATIONS 2008 (CD)

International Narcotics Control Board Publications 2008

Report and Supplement, Narcotic Drugs, Psychotropic Substances, Precursors

2 Apr 2009
The CD contains reports published by the International Narcotics Control Board in 2008. The Report of the International Narcotics Control Board for 2008 (issued in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, Spanish) is supplemented by the following reports: Narcotic Drugs: Estimated World Requir...
BRIDGING THE GAP FINANC GENDER

Bridging the Gap

Financing Gender Equality

6 Aug 2010
This booklet builds upon the materials prepared for the “economic literacy” presentations at the meeting of the UN Commission on the Status of Women in 2008. It strives to provide a wide variety of actors, in particular government and civil society advocates for gender equality, a better understa...
DESIGN PEACEBUILDING INFRASTRUCT

Designing a Peacebuilding Infrastructure

Taking a Systems Approach to the Prevention of Deadly Conflict

19 Feb 2009
The Dossier focuses on one of the most compelling issues to be addressed in this century—resolving deadly conflict. It explores what we are doing as a human community to address such conflict and what we should be doing as the decade progresses. It highlights the fact that on one hand, there is a...