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WOOD ENERGY IN THE ECE REGION

Wood Energy in the ECE Region

Data, Trends and Outlook in Europe, the Commonwealth of Independent States and North America

6 May 2019
This publication highlights the use of wood for energy and includes the most recent statistics on wood energy markets across the UNECE region. It aims to communicate the relevance of wood energy in the region and help bridge information about the forest and energy sectors. It also intends to offe...
REG OVERVIEW FOOD SEC NUTRI EURO

Europe and Central Asia Regional Overview of Food Security and Nutrition 2018

The Role of Migration, Rural Women and Youth in Sustainable Development

4 Mar 2019
Europe and Central Asia encompasses great economic, social and environmental diversity, its countries are facing various food security and nutrition challenges. While they have made significant progress in reducing the prevalence of undernourishment over the past two decades, new evidence shows a...
UNECE COUNTRIES FIGURES 2019

UNECE Countries in Figures 2019

Series:
UNECE Countries in Figures
3 Jun 2019
UNECE Countries in Figures presents a profile of social and economic indicators for each of the 56 UNECE member countries. These profiles, prepared by the UNECE Statistical Division, are intended to be of interest to readers not necessarily familiar with statistical terminology or with interpreti...
EURO-ASIAN TRANSPORT LINKAGES

Euro-Asian Transport Linkages

Operationalisation of Inland Transport between Europe and Asia

3 Jun 2019
This publication is the outcome of work of the UNECE Group of Experts on Euro-Asian Transport Links (EATL) in phase III of the project (2013-2017). The report was drafted by a consultant from the Scientific and Research Institute of Motor Transport (NIIAT) in Moscow and is focused both at coordin...
GUIDANCE DATA INTEGRAT MEASU MIGRA

Guidance on Data Integration for Measuring Migration

4 Mar 2019
The economic, social and demographic impacts of migration are large and increasing. Policymakers, researchers and other stakeholders need data on migrants and their integration into societies. These data need be comprehensive, accurate and frequently updated. There is no single source that can pr...
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADR 2019 (UFD)

European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)

Applicable as from 1 January 2019 (Flashdrive)

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European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)
19 Dec 2018
This authoritative Agreement is intended to increase the safety of international transport of dangerous goods by road. Regularly amended and updated, it contains the conditions under which dangerous goods may be carried internationally. Applicable as from 1 January 2019, it contains in particular...
SIGNI SIGNS SIGNAL INLAND WATER

SIGNI - European Code for Signs and Signals on Inland Waterways

Resolution No. 90

12 Jun 2019
The European Code for Signs and Signals on Inland Waterways (SIGNI) provides recommendations for the competent authorities for the installation and application of buoyage and marking on European inland waterways contained in the fifth revision of the European Code for Inland Waterways (CEVNI) (TR...
FORESTS AND WATER: VALUATION

Forests and Water

Valuation and Payments for Forest Ecosystem Services

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
24 May 2019
The objectives of this study are to further improve our understanding about the ways in which payments for ecosystem services schemes can be applied to forests, in particular focusing on forest’s hydrological functions for the mutual benefit of both humans and the environment. In addition, the st...
REGULAT PROCED BARR TRADE: GEORGIA

Regulatory and Procedural Barriers to Trade in Georgia

Needs Assessment

12 Jun 2019
Since 2010, the ECE has been undertaking demand-driven national studies of regulatory and procedural barriers to trade, with a view to: helping countries achieve greater regional and global economic integration; informing donors as to where assistance might be required; and supporting policy disc...
COUNTRY PROFILE ON KAZAKHSTAN (R)

Country Profiles of the Housing Sector (Russian language)

Republic of Kazakhstan

27 Jul 2018
The Country Profile of Kazakhstan, prepared at the request of the Government of Kazakhstan focuses on the housing sector, specifically on issues of housing provision and affordability, management and maintenance of the housing stock, energy efficiency in housing, housing finance, smart sustainabl...
COUNTRY PROFILE ON KAZAKHSTAN

Country Profiles of the Housing Sector

Republic of Kazakhstan

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Country Profiles on Housing and Land Management
25 Jul 2018
The Country Profile of Kazakhstan, prepared at the request of the Government of Kazakhstan focuses on the nation's housing sector, specifically on issues of housing provision and affordability, management and maintenance of the housing stock, energy efficiency in housing, housing finance, smart s...
ENVIRO PERF REV ALBANIA 3RD

Environmental Performance Review: Albania

Albania - Third Review

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ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
22 Mar 2019
This programme assesses progress made by individual countries, in this case Albania, in reconciling their economic and social development with environmental protection, as well as in meeting international commitments on environment and sustainable development. It assists countries to improve thei...
ENVIRO PERF REV BOSNIA HER 3RD

Environmental Performance Review: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Third Review

Series:
ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
18 Dec 2018
This programme assesses progress made by individual countries, in this case Bosnia and Herzagovina, in reconciling their economic and social development with environmental protection, as well as in meeting international commitments on environment and sustainable development. It assists countries ...
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADN 2019

European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN) 2019

Applicable as from 1 January 2019

Series:
European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN)
16 Jan 2019
The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN) of 26 May 2000 has been in force since February 2008. This version has been prepared on the basis of amendments applicable as from 1 January 2019. The Regulations annexed to the ADN contain p...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADN 2019 2V

Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par voies de navigation intérieures (ADN) 2019

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Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par voies de navigation intérieures (ADN)
16 Jan 2019
TRANS TREND & ECONOM 2016/2017

Transport Trends and Economics 2016-2017

Innovative Ways for Financing Transport Infrastructure

17 Dec 2018
The publication discusses the different new or innovative ways that exist in order to finance transport infrastructure projects. A detailed review of existing tools and methodologies used by the Governments in order to finance their transport infrastructure is included. However, other innovative ...
ROAD SAFETY PERFORM REV GEORGIA

Road Safety Performance Review - Georgia

From Reforming to Performing

12 Jun 2019
Road safety is an important sustainable development goal, yet relatively underappreciated and greatly underfunded. Every year, more than 1.2 million people are killed globally while another 50 million are injured as a consequence of road traffic accidents. Approximately 90% of all road accidents ...
ROAD SAFETY PERFORM REV ALBANIA

Road Safety Performance Review - Albania

12 Jun 2019
Road safety is an important sustainable development goal, yet relatively underappreciated and greatly underfunded. Every year, more than 1.2 million people are killed globally while another 50 million are injured as a consequence of road traffic accidents. Approximately 90% of all road accidents ...
SMART SUST CITY PROF GORIS ARMENIA

Smart Sustainable City Profile for Goris, Armenia

12 Jun 2019
Cities are engines of economic growth; hence, the development of countries depends on how their cities will develop in the future. At the same time, the expanding cities are vulnerable to economic, social and environmental risks and the high level of urbanization presents serious challenges for s...
INVEST POLICY REV REP OF MOLDOVA

Investment Policy Review - Republic of Moldova

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
9 Jan 2013
Following independence in 1991, the Republic of Moldova experienced one of the largest and longest-lasting losses of productive capacity among transition economies. The crisis, associated with a severe decline in manufacturing and agricultural activities, lasted throughout the 1990s and spurred a...
INVEST POLICY REV BOSNIA

Investment Policy Review - Bosnia and Herzegovina

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
18 Jul 2015
Bosnia and Herzegovina is a transitional economy striving towards European integration. Soon after independence from the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in 1992, Bosnia and Herzegovina plunged into a conflict which came to an end with the signing of the Dayton Peace Accords in 1995. Sinc...
RAILWAY REFORM THE ECE REGION

Railway Reform in the ECE Region

8 Mar 2018
This study on railway reform in the ECE Region looks at the history of railway reform within its member States and looks at how it has been implemented through a number of examples, highlighting that railway reform across the ECE region has taken different forms in terms of institutional structur...
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADR 2019

European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)

Applicable as from 1 January 2019 (Two-volume Set)

Series:
European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)
21 Nov 2018
The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) is intended to increase the safety of international transport of dangerous goods by road. Regularly amended and updated since its entry into force, it contains the conditions under which dangerous goods ...
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADR 2019 (R)

European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) (Russian language)

Applicable as from 1 January 2019 (Two-volume Set)

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European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) (Russian)
8 Feb 2019
The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) is intended to increase the safety of international transport of dangerous goods by road. Regularly amended and updated since its entry into force, it contains the conditions under which dangerous goods ...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADR 2019

Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par route (ADR)

En vigueur le 1er janvier 2019 (Set de deux volumes)

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Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route (ADR)
18 Dec 2018
L'Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par route a pour but d'accroître la sécurité des transports internationaux de marchandises dangereuses par route. Régulièrement amendé et mis à jour depuis son entrée en vigueur, il impose les conditions dans lesque...
MEASUR VALU FOREST GREEN ECON

Measuring the Value of Forests in a Green Economy

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Discussion Papers
24 May 2019
This paper presents green economy related definitions and concepts, and internationally developed assessment methods, notably natural capital accounting approaches, and in this way explore aligning forest sector approaches to those being used in wider contexts. It also proposes preliminary sugges...
GREEN JOBS THE FOREST SECTOR

Green Jobs in the Forest Sector

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Discussion Papers
17 May 2019
The study Green Jobs in the Forest Sector provides an overview of existing Green Forest Jobs and identifies possible areas for future activities and jobs in the forest sector, and may serve as starting point for further analysis and discussion on the future of Green Forest Jobs. It offers a frame...
SAFE FUTURE INLAND TRANS SYSTEM

Safe Future Inland Transport Systems

SafeFITS

17 May 2019
This report presents the results of the project Safe Future Inland Transport Systems (SafeFITS), which aims to develop a robust road safety decision-making tool to support the most appropriate road safety policies and measures to achieve tangible results. Road accidents constitute a major social ...
RAILWAYS ROLE DEV INTL TRANS

Railways Role in Intermodality and the Digitalization of Transport Documents

7 May 2019
The present report concerns intermodal transport, with a particular focus on the role of railways and of transport documents computerization towards the development of sustainable intermodal transport and the implementation of the sustainable development goals. It takes advantage of the workshop ...