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ARMENIA TOWARDS KNOWLEDGE BAS

Towards a Knowledge-based Economy

Armenia - Country Readiness Assessment Report

6 Jun 2003
The on-going processes of economic, social and cultural transformation have been accelerated by the impact of information and communication technologies. The pace of adaptation of these new technologies and the utilization of their potential in accelerating economic development has varied from c...
BELARUS TOWARDS KNOWLEDGE BASED

Towards a Knowledge-based Economy

Belarus - Country Readiness Assessment Report

25 Apr 2003
The on-going processes of economic, social and cultural transformation have been accelerated by the impact of information and communication technologies. The pace of adaptation of these new technologies and the utilization of their potential in accelerating economic development has varied from c...
TIMBER BULLETIN VOL 55 NO 6 2002

Timber Bulletin

Forest Products Markets - Prospects for 2003

6 Jun 2003
The Bulletin contains information on forest products including monthly prices, production statistics, a market review and trade flow data.
MIGRATION TRENDS IN EASTERN EURO

Migration Trends in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 2001-2002 Review

24 Jan 2003
The 2001/2002 report presents a statistical and analytical update of recent migration flows for twelve countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. The report takes into account relevant political and historical developments interacting with population movements. It also describes and analyzes ...
DEPLETED URANIUM IN BOSNIA & HERZE

Depleted Uranium in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Post-conflict Environmental Assessment

8 Aug 2003
This report studies the effects of Depleted Uranium (DU) ammunition in Bosnia and Herzegovina after the conflict of 1994-95. Investigations at 14 sites revealed that DU was present at three of the sites more than seven years after the conflict. Soil, water, and air samples were tested, and for th...
JOURNEYS JEOPARDY REVIEW RESEARCH

Journeys of Jeopardy

A Review of Research on Trafficking in Women and Children in Europe

Series:
IOM Migration Research Series
7 Feb 2003
This report by Professor Elizabeth Kelly assesses the current state of knowledge on the trafficking of women and children in Europe. It states that, despite growing interest and concern, information is still limited on the scale of trafficking, the methods it uses, and the most effective means to...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADR 2003 2V

Accord Europeén Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route (ADR)

ADR Restructuré en Vigueur le 1er Janvier 2003

Series:
Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route (ADR)
6 Jun 2003
L'Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par route (ADR) et protocole de signature en date, à Genève, du 30 septembre 1957 a pour but d'accroître la sécurité des transports internationaux de marchandises dangereuses par route. Ses annexes A et B imposent...
STAT ROAD TRAFFIC ACCID EUROP 2002

Statistics of Road Traffic Accidents in Europe and North America 2002

24 Jan 2003
This publication provides comparable data on causes, types and results of accidents in Europe, Canada and the United States. Data are organized by nature of accident and surroundings; accidents while under the influence of alcohol; and the number of persons killed or injured, by category or road ...
TIMBER BULLETIN VOL 55 NO 3 2002

Timber Bulletin

Forest Products Annual Market Review 2001-2002

20 Dec 2002
The Bulletin contains information on forest products including monthly prices, production statistics, a market review and trade flow data.
ROMA CENTRAL EAST EUROPE AVOIDING

Human Development Report

Regional - The Roma in Central and East Europe, Avoiding the Dependency Trap

4 Apr 2003
Across Central and Eastern Europe, a disturbingly high number of the Roma population, in some cases as high as seventy percent, derive their income primarily from state transfers (child allowances, unemployment benefits, and pensions). Because of poor health standards and low education amongst t...
BEST PRACTICE IN BUSINESS SERVICES

Best Practice in Business Services

22 Nov 2002
SMEs both in advanced market economies and in transition economies find it harder than larger businesses to find and use the information and advice they need. This handbook is based on a recommendation of the UNECE Meeting of Experts on Best Practice in Business Advisory, Counseling and Informati...
LEAGUE TABLE OF EDUCATIONAL DISADV

League Table of Educational Disadvantage in Rich Nations, A

Series:
Innocenti Report Card
4 Apr 2003
This publication monitors the performance of industrialized countries in meeting the needs of their children. Using data from two different surveys of students in twenty-four OECD countries, it presents the big picture of how well each country’s educational system is performing when measured by (...
REGIONAL PEACEKEEPERS THE PARADOX

Regional Peacekeepers

The Paradox of Russian Peacekeeping

25 Jul 2003
This publication investigates Russian military presence in its former Soviet territory, to determine whether these forces have been genuinely peacekeeping, or are in fact a post-imperial presence that seeks to maintain former strategic interests. The book includes first hand accounts of the Commo...
TIMBER BULLETIN VOL 55 NO 5 2002

Timber Bulletin

Forest Products Trade Flow Data 1999-2000

8 Nov 2002
The Bulletin contains information on forest products including monthly prices, production statistics, a market review and trade flow data.
FOREST CERTIFICATION UPDATE FOR

Forest Certification Update for the UNECE Region, Summer 2002

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Discussion Papers
10 Jan 2003
The area of certified forests in the world has grown considerably over the last year, reaching about 124 million hectares by mid-2002, of which 90% is in the Untied Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) region, composed of the Commonwealth of Independent States, Europe and North America....
INFLEXIBILITY TRAP

The Inflexibility Trap

Frustrated Societies, Weak States and Democracy

8 Nov 2002
This publication identifies some key issues that are too often overlooked in debates on the future of Southeastern Europe. It brings several important issues concerning emerging governance systems in the states of Southeastern Europe to the agenda of political leaders, experts and representatives...
YRBK INTL CRIM TRUB FORM YUGO 1999

Yearbook of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia 1999

25 Oct 2002
This edition of the Yearbook outlines the Tribunal's jurisdiction, its activities during 1999, state cooperation, speeches by members of the Tribunal at various fora, and the Tribunal's contribution to the International Criminal Court. It also contains a select bibliography, lists of 1999 legal d...
SUSTAINAB DEV CERTIFICAT RUSSIAN

Sustainable Development and Certification in the Russian Forest Sector

Series:
Discussion Papers on Sustainable Forest Management
27 Sep 2002
This publication provides information on the most recent developments in the area of sustainable forest management and certification in the forest industry in the northwestern region of the Russian Federation. Contributions to this publication were made by high-level experts from the federal and ...
SECESSION & INTL LAW CONFLIC AVOID

Secession and International Law

Conflict Avoidance - Regional Appraisals

25 Sep 2008
The subject of this book concerns the principles and rules of international law as they apply to the involuntary fragmentation of sovereign States. It is based on the results of the Conferences on Secession and International Law convened by the Consortium on International Dispute Resolution (CIDI...
BEYOND VIOLENCE CONFLICT

Beyond Violence

Conflict Resolution Process in Northern Ireland

Series:
UNU Policy Perspectives
22 Nov 2002
After almost thirty years of bloody conflict, the opposing parties in Northern Ireland eventually signed an agreement about how to share power, thus bringing to an end the conflict that had claimed so many lives and caused such human suffering. But what brought the conflict to an end? And what w...
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADR 2003

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

Restructured ADR - Applicable as from 1 January 2003

Series:
European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)
24 Jan 2003
This Agreement, which aims at increasing the safety of international transport by road, deals with the conditions of transport of dangerous goods (including dangerous wastes) by road. This new edition includes all amendments to Annexes A and B, which became applicable on 1 January 2003. The annex...
TRAFFICKING IN WOMEN & PROSTITUT

Trafficking in Women and Prostitution in the Baltic States

Social and Legal Aspects

26 Jul 2002
Trafficking in human beings has become a serious global concern. International criminal groups, whose activities often include other forms of illicit trade such as smuggling of drugs and arms, often control trafficking in persons as well. In addition to abusing human rights, and violating labour ...
POST CONFLICT ENVIRO ASSE YUGOSLAV

Post-conflict Environmental Assessment in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

Depleted Uranium in Serbia and Montenegro

26 Jul 2002
This report presents the findings of the first-ever international assessment of the environmental impact of depleted uranium (DU) when used in a real conflict situation. Following the confirmation by NATO that DU had been used during the Kosovo conflict, the United Nations Environment Programme ...
CEVNI CODE EUROP DES VOIES #2

CEVNI Code Européen des Voies de Navigation Intérieure

27 Feb 2004
Cet ouvrage reproduit le texte du Code européen des voies de navigation intérieure (CEVNI) révisé. Les nombreux amendements apportés au CEVNI tiennent compte de l'accroissement du trafic sur les voies de navigation intérieure et, entre autres choses, du développement des transports fluvio/mariti...
FERTILITY & FAMILY SURVEYS GREECE

Fertility and Family Surveys in Countries of the ECE Region

Standard Country Report - Greece

Series:
Economic Studies
28 Jun 2002
In the 1980s the Population Activities Unit of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe initiated a long-term sample survey research program focusing on fertility and family change. The current publication is the 22nd in the series of the Fertility and Family Survey Reports. This publi...
TIMBER BULLETIN VOL 54 NO 2 2001

Timber Bulletin

Forest Products Statistics 1996-2000

28 Jun 2002
This issue of the Timber Bulletin contains data to 2000 on production, imports and exports of roundwood and forest products in the UNECE region. It is the latest issue in a series which collects, validates and disseminates the basic core data on the development of the sector.