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SURV ECON SOC DEV ESCWA 1995

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region

24 Jan 1997
The Economic and Social Commission of Western Asia (ESCWA) presents this annual review of economic and social trends in the region. Countries included in the Survey are: Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syrian Arab Republic, United Arab Emirates and Yemen.
ESCWA RPT 1995

Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia Report

23 Aug 1996
This report is the first of its kind by ESCWA and covers all the activities undertaken by the Commission in l995 plus a critical assessment of its work. It is an easy to read publication addressed to the general reader who needs and wants to know about the important role and activities of the Com...
POVERTY WESTERN ASIA SOCIAL PERSPE

Poverty in Western Asia

A Social Perspective

Series:
Eradicating Poverty Studies
18 Oct 1996
A new study which provides an invaluable poverty profile of the region, with information on the extent, the nature and the causes of poverty. Focusing on the social dimensions of the problem, the study singles out four issues to assess their correlation with poverty, namely population dynamics, e...
POLITICAL ECONOMY OF THE PEACE PRO

Political Economy of the Peace Process in a Changing Middle East, The

Series:
World Development Studies
21 Mar 1997
In the Middle East, the interaction between economic and political factors, issues and processes have always been strong. The fact that this region became a fundamentally important source of oil, brought it into the most direct and strategic interests of the Western world. The peace process betwe...
IMPACT SINGLE EUROP MARK ESCWA V5

Impact of the Single European Market on the ESCWA Member Countries, The

Science and Technology

23 Aug 1996
This final volume gives a framework in very readable and concise terms in which the actual and potential impact of the Single European Market on science and technology in the ESCWA member countries will be considered and their relative importance assessed.
IMPACT SINGLE EUROP MARK ESCWA V2

Impact of the Single European Market on the ESCWA Member Countries, The

Agriculture

23 Aug 1996
This volume analyzes the different aspects of the economic and agricultural trade relations between the ESCWA region and the European Union in order to help the ESCWA member countries to enhance these relations in the context of a changing international economic environment and to identify concre...
IMPACT SINGLE EUROP MARK ESCWA V1

Impact of the Single European Market on the ESCWA Member Countries, The

Foreign Trade

23 Aug 1996
This very readable volume is split into four important chapters respectively dealing with the single European market, developments of merchandise trade, effects, and preferential/restrictive measures. The volume ends with significant conclusions and recommendations.
IMPACT SINGLE EUROP MARK ESCWA SUM

Impact of the Single European Market on the ESCWA Member Countries, The

Summary and Recommendations

23 Aug 1996
This first book, which precedes the five volumes of the study, is an overview of the whole important subject and the findings and recommendations of the subsequent volumes are clearly and concisely outlined. The reader is given here, and in all the volumes, a systematic, consistent and complete c...
PRICES & FINANCIAL STAT ESCWA 1995

Prices and Financial Statistics in the ESCWA Region

28 Jun 1996
Includes consumer price indices, retail prices of food, beverages and tobacco in Western Asia. Tables also present government revenues and expenditures, money supply, assets and liabilities of central and commercial banks, credit facilities and balance of payments.
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #15

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, 1984-1993

Series:
Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
4 Apr 1996
Researchers and other users will find the statistical data, collected mainly at the national level, most useful. For each country of the region, statistical tables are presented in the following nine areas: population, social, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, energy...
NATL ACCOUNTS STUDIES ESCWA #15

National Accounts Studies of the ESCWA Region

23 Aug 1996
Offers a wealth of national statistics on the countries of Western Asia. The information is divided into three chapters. Chapter I is comprised of aggregates of national accounts and their relative distribution; Chapter II is comprised of consolidated accounts in local currencies and at current p...
UN & THE IRAQ/KUWAIT CONFL 1990/96

United Nations and the Iraq-Kuwait Conflict 1990-1996, The

Series:
Permanent Missions to the United Nations
23 Feb 1996
The response of the United Nations and its Member States to the August 1990 invasion of Kuwait by Iraq, highlighted the extraordinary strengths of the Organization and its capacity to act decisively, when consensus exists, as a force for international peace and security. The United Nations and th...
NATL THREAT PERCEPTIONS MIDDLE EAS

National Threat Perceptions in the Middle East

Series:
UNIDIR Research Papers
26 Jan 1996
Another publication in the important series of reseach/reports published by UNIDIR. The book will be of great use and interest to all those who wish to enhance peace and security through institutionalized consent rather than through physical coercion. An invaluable tool to all those working in th...
POPULATION & DEV PROGRAMME ACTION

Population and Development Report, Issue No.1

Programme of Action Adopted at the International Conference on Population and Development, Cairo

Series:
Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) Population and Development Report
19 May 1995
The stabilization of the world's population and the achievement of sustainable development was discussed at the International Conference on Population and Development in Cairo in 1994. This volume presents the Programme of Action of the Conference which emphasized the imperatives of empowering wo...
ARAB WOMEN ESCWA MEMBER STATES

Arab Women in ESCWA Member States

Statistics, Indicators and Trends

27 Jan 1995
This first edition, dealing with women in the Middle Eastern region, provides an extensive compilation of data collected mainly at the national level. It sets out to help in measuring the progress achieved by women in all aspects of sustainable development in the region. Data is organized and pre...
STATISTICAL ABSTRACT OF THE ESCWA

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region

24 Mar 1995
Researchers and other users will find the statistical data, collected mainly at the national level, most useful. For each country of the region, statistical tables are presented in the following nine areas: population, social, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, energy...
NATIONAL ACCOUNTS STUDIES OF THE

National Accounts Studies of the ESCWA Region

27 Jan 1995
Offers a wealth of national statistics on the countries of Western Asia. The information is divided into three chapters. Chapter I is comprised of aggregates of national accounts and their relative distribution; Chapter II is comprised of consolidated accounts in local currencies and at current p...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULLETIN OF THE ESC

External Trade Bulletin of the ESCWA Region

27 Jan 1995
With statistics collected mainly at the national level, this Bulletin offers a comprehensive selection of data. Divided in three parts, part one gives summary tables on overall trade, trends and share of the region in total world trade. It also gives the import and export distributions of countri...
PROMOT CULTURE FOR PEACE THE MIDDL

Promoting a Culture for Peace in the Middle East

An Israeli-Palestinian Dialogue

24 Jun 1994
A unified collection of papers, floor discussions and debates which represents the proceeding of the encounter in London from 9 to 11 June 1993 between Israeli and Palestinian policy makers and analysts. Other panellists included representatives from Egypt, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and...
CONF RESEARCH INST THE MIDDLE EAST

Conference of Research Institutes in the Middle East, Cairo (Egypt)

24 Jun 1994
This collection of reports and statistics presented at the Cairo Conference discusses the geo-politics and other aspects of security of the region, disarmament and the dangers of the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. It also examines possible regional and global arrangements that coul...
NATL ACCOUNTS STUDIES ESCWA #13

National Accounts Studies of the ESCWA Region

4 Feb 1994
Offers a wealth of national statistics on the countries of Western Asia. The information is divided into three chapters. Chapter I is comprised of aggregates of national accounts and their relative distribution; Chapter II is comprised of consolidated accounts in local currencies and at current p...
COMP SOCIAL STATS & INDICAT #3

Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators (ESCWA)

4 Feb 1994
The statistics and indicators presented in this publication greatly assist in monitoring and assessing the impact of the various policies and programmes of economic and social development plans and in gauging the process achieved. Data is provided on the social situation and on the social and eco...