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ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2010

Economic Report on Africa 2010

Promoting High-level Sustainable Growth to Reduce Unemployment in Africa

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Economic Report on Africa
3 Jun 2010
The report focuses on how the recent global economic downfalls have compounded the unemployment rates in most African countries, thus also hindering real economic growth. Organized into two sections, ERA 2010 dissects the current unemployment trajectory citing both macro and microeconomic contrib...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2010

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 2010

Promouvoir une croissance forte et durable pour réduire le chômage en Afrique

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Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
4 Jun 2010
Le rapport se concentre sur la façon dont les récentes chutes économiques mondiales ont aggravé le taux de chômage dans la plupart des pays africains, ce qui entrave également la croissance économique réelle. Organisé en deux sections, ERA 2010 dissèque la trajectoire de chômage actuel en citant ...
ASSESS DEV RESULTS SEYCHELLES

Assessment of Development Results - Seychelles

Evaluation of UNDP Contribution

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Assessment of Development Results
16 Aug 2010
The ADR in Seychelles examines the relevance and strategic positioning of UNDP support and contributions to the country’s development from 2003 to 2009. It assesses UNDP interventions under the various thematic areas of the country programme with the aim of providing forward-looking recommendat...
TECHNOLOGY & INNOVAT RPT 2010

Technology and Innovation Report 2010

Enhancing Food Security in Africa through Science, Technology and Innovation

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Technology and Innovation Report (TIR)
16 Jun 2010
The 2010 Technology and Innovation Report - Enhancing Food Security in Africa Through Science, Technology and Innovation - focuses on the challenges of improving agricultural performance in Africa and the role of technology and innovation in raising agricultural production and incomes of all farm...
RAPPORT 2010 SUR TECHNOLOGIE INNOV

Rapport 2010 sur la Technologie et L'innovation

Renforcer la Sécurité Alimentaire en Afrique Grâce à la Science, à la Technologie et à L'innovation

24 Aug 2010
Le présent rapport est axé sur l’amélioration des résultats de l’activité agricole en Afrique et sur la contribution de la technologie et de l’innovation à l’élévation de la production agricole et des revenus de tous les agriculteurs, y compris les petits paysans. Une grande partie de l’analyse e...
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 BURKINA FASO

Assessment of Development Results - Burkina Faso

Evaluation of UNDP Contribution

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Assessment of Development Results
26 Apr 2010
This evaluation covers the period from 2002 to 2008. UNDP demonstrated comparative strengths in the domain of governance (support to the Parliament and decentralization). Another important contribution was to develop innovative pilot activities: the success obtained through multifunctional platfo...
ASSESS DEV RESULTS SOMALIA

Assessment of Development Results - Somalia

Evaluation of UNDP Contribution

Series:
Assessment of Development Results
30 Nov 2010
This report presents the findings of the ADR based on an analysis of relevance, effectiveness, efficiency and sustainability of UNDP interventions implemented between 2005 and 2010. The ADR also addresses the strategic positioning of UNDP. The evaluation relied on documents, interviews with appro...
ASSESS DEV RESULTS ZAMBIA

Assessment of Development Results - Zambia

Evaluation of UNDP Contribution

Series:
Assessment of Development Results
16 Aug 2010
This report states that UNDP Zambia has in general been effective in its contributions to development in Zambia. However, programme resources were spread too thinly across many initiatives and insufficient attention was given to ensuring sustainability. While cooperating partners and non-govern...
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...
INVEST POLICY REV SIERRA LEONE

Investment Policy Review - Sierra Leone

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
12 Aug 2010
Sierra Leone has important investment opportunities and growth potential in various sectors of the economy. The country continues however to bear the impact of the civil war 2002, including in terms of weak economic performance, human capital shortages, deficient infrastructure network and poor i...
AFRICAN WOMENS RPT 2009

African Women's Report 2009

Measuring Gender Inequality in Africa - Experiences and Lessons from the African Gender and Development Index

8 Feb 2010
The African Women’s Report 2009 is based on the results of piloting the African Gender and Development Index (AGDI) in 12 African countries across the five subregions of the continent. Making a case for countries to invest in sex disaggregated data collection, the outcomes provide an indication o...
TRAFICS TRANSNATIONAUX

Trafics Transnationaux et Etat de Droit en Afrique de l'Ouest

Une Evaluation des Menaces

3 Oct 2011
Une combinaison de facteurs rend l’Afrique de l'Ouest vulnérables à la criminalité organisée. Elle est l'une des régions les plus pauvres du monde. Dans beaucoup de pays, le niveau de gouvernance est faible. La région se situe à proximité de routes de trafics illicites, et les groupes criminels p...
TRANS TRAFFIC & THE RULE LAW W.AFR

Transnational Trafficking and the Rule of Law in West Africa

A Threat Assessment

3 Oct 2011
West Africa suffers from a combination of factors that make it vulnerable to organized crime. It is one of the poorest regions on earth. In many countries governance is weak. The region is located along illicit trafficking routes. And criminal groups can recruit foot soldiers from a large pool of...
AFRICAN SECURITY GOVERNANCE

African Security Governance

Emerging Issues

22 Apr 2010
Africa faces a seemingly ever-increasing range of security challenges. This book is a result of research carried out over a number of years by the Southern African Defense and Security Management Network (SADSEM) on many of these new and emerging security issues, in cooperation with the Danish In...
ASSESS DEV RESULTS UGANDA

Assessment of Development Results - Uganda

Evaluation of UNDP Contribution

Series:
Assessment of Development Results
17 Nov 2009
This report presents the findings and recommendations of the Assessment of Development Results (ADR) conducted in Uganda, with a time-frame covering country programmes; from 2001 to 2009. More specifically, the ADR provides forward-looking recommendations to assist UNDP Uganda and its partners in...
AEO FOR YOUTH OUR REGION

AEO for Youth

Africa Environment Outlook for Youth - Our Region-Our Life

18 Aug 2009
The Africa Environment Outlook or Youth (AEO) is the youth version of the AEO report and has resulted from the combined efforts of young people from all over Africa. It is a report of Africa’s environment through the eyes of Africa’s youth. Apart from drawing extensively from the first Africa Env...
DEV ECON AFRIQUE RAPPORT 2009

Le développement économique en Afrique rapport 2009

Renforcer l'intégration économique régionale pour le développement de l'Afrique

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Développement économique en Afrique, Le
9 Aug 2009
Le rapport examine les tendances récentes de ces phénomènes et évalue les possibilités d’accroitre les courants d’échanges, de migration et d’investissement de manière à renforcer le développement économique. Le rapport constate que l’intégration régionale, a condition d’être conçue et appliquée ...
EXAMEN POLITIQUE L

Examen de la politique d'investissement

Burkina Faso

9 Aug 2009
Cet examen est le dernier d’une série d’examen de politique d’investissement réalise par la Conférence des Nations Unies sur le commerce et le développement (CNUCED), dans le cadre d’une mission exploratoire. Elle évalue le cadre de l’investissement au Burkina Faso. L’examen décrit la structure é...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2009 (R)

Review of Maritime Transport 2009 (Russian language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Russian)
27 Sep 2010
Against the background of a global financial crisis and economic downturn, growth in seaborne trade continued, albeit at a slower rate. Existing forecasts suggest that the outlook for seaborne trade is uncertain and that some challenging times lie ahead for shipping and international seaborne tra...
ETUDE SUR LES TRANSP MARITIME 2009

Etude sur les Transports Maritimes 2009

Rapport du secrétariat de la CNUCED

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Etude sur les transports maritimes
27 Sep 2010
Sur fond de crise financière mondiale et de récession économique, la croissance du commerce maritime s’est poursuivie, bien que plus lentement. Selon les prévisions, les perspectives sont incertaines pour le trafic maritime international, qui se prépare à traverser une période très difficile, laq...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANSPORT 2009 (C)

Review of Maritime Transport 2009 (Chinese language)

Report by the UNCTAD Secretariat

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Review of Maritime Transport (Chinesec)
27 Sep 2010
Against the background of a global financial crisis and economic downturn, growth in seaborne trade continued, albeit at a slower rate. Existing forecasts suggest that the outlook for seaborne trade is uncertain and that some challenging times lie ahead for shipping and international seaborne tra...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2009 (A)

Review of Maritime Transport 2009 (Arabic language)

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Review of Maritime Transport (Arabic)
27 Sep 2010
Against the background of a global financial crisis and economic downturn, growth in seaborne trade continued, albeit at a slower rate. Existing forecasts suggest that the outlook for seaborne trade is uncertain and that some challenging times lie ahead for shipping and international seaborne tra...
REVIEW MARITIME TRANS 2009

Review of Maritime Transport 2009

Series:
Review of Maritime Transport
10 Nov 2011
Against the background of a global financial crisis and economic downturn, growth in seaborne trade continued, albeit at a slower rate. Existing forecasts suggest that the outlook for seaborne trade is uncertain and that some challenging times lie ahead for shipping and international seaborne tra...
INTL CRIM TRIBUN RWANDA 1995/08 CD

International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda

Basic Documents and Case Law 1995-2008 DVD-ROM

14 Jul 2009
The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) was established in 1994 by the United Nations Security Council for the prosecution of persons responsible for genocide or other serious violations of international humanitarian law. The DVD-ROM contains the Tribunal's basic documents and case ...
ECON DEV IN AFRICA RPT 2009

Economic Development in Africa Report 2009

Strengthening Regional Economic Intregration for Africa's Development

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Economic Development in Africa Report
27 Jun 2009
The Report focuses on ways of strengthening regional economic integration for Africa´s development. It complements existing institutional analyses of regional integration in Africa with an economic analysis of trade in goods and services, migration and investment, and surveys recent trends in the...
REFORMING CHILD LAW IN SOUTH AFRIC

Reforming Child Law in South Africa

Budgeting and Implementation Planning

23 Jun 2009
This publication documents a rare attempt to assess all the steps involved in legal reform for realization of child rights and make a detailed estimate of the costs at each step. The case study addresses two costing projects in connection with these reforms: one for development of a child justice...
ASSESS DEV RESULTS BOTSWANA

Assessment of Development Results - Botswana

Evaluation of UNDP Contribution

Series:
Assessment of Development Results
1 Dec 2009
The UNDP Assessment of Development Results (ADR) in Botswana covers the period from 2003 to 2008 and includes the period of the current United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) and UNDP country programme. It focuses on effectiveness, efficiency and sustainability, which refer to th...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2009

Economic Report on Africa 2009

Developing African Agriculture Through Regional Value Chains

Series:
Economic Report on Africa
27 Jun 2009
The Economic Report on Africa 2009 (ERA 2009) is organized into two parts. Part I examines global economic developments and their implication for Africa, analyses recent economic and social trends, and highlights emerging development challenges to the continent in 2008. Part II is devoted to the...