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PRICES & FINANCIAL STAT ESCWA 1993

Prices and Financial Statistics in the ESCWA Region

4 Feb 1994
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.
JERUSALEM VISIONS OF RECONCILIATI

Jerusalem

Visions of Reconciliation - An Israeli-Palestinian Dialogue

11 Feb 1994
The book is a unified collection of papers, floor discussions and debates on themes which remain at the core of the Palestinian questions, the latest of which is a wide-ranging view of the possible options for Jerusalem's future. The members of the panel were policy makers and analysts from Israe...
CASE STUDIES POP POLICY KUWAIT

Case Studies in Population Policy

Kuwait

31 Jul 1993
A series of country case studies has been published by the United Nations which focuses on selected issues in the formulation, implementation and evaluation of population policies in various developing and developed countries. The specific issues addressed include the manner by which policies, pr...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ESCWA #6

External Trade Bulletin of the ESCWA Region, Sixth Issue

Series:
External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
7 May 1993
This is the sixth issue of the External Trade Bulletin which is divided into three parts. Part one gives summary tables on over all trade, trends and share of the region in total world trade. It also gives time series of unit value, quantum and terms of trade indices of the ECWA countries and an...
SOCIAL SUPPORT SYSTEMS FOR THE AGE

Social Support Systems for the Aged in Egypt

6 Nov 1992
This study is presented in three parts: the first part outlines the major historical developments that influenced current Egyptian social policy. The second part details the demographic, socio-economic and health characteristics of the research community. The third section presents an assessment ...
SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION 687 OF

Security Council Resolution 687 of 3 April 1991 in the Gulf Affair

Problems of Restoring and Safeguarding Peace

Series:
UNIDIR Research Papers
23 Oct 1992
Resolution 687 adopted on 3 April 1991 by the Security Council, is a veritable legal monument. Its purpose was to put an end to the international conflict stemming from the occupation and annexation of Kuwait, a Member State of the United Nations, by Iraq, another Member State. This publication o...
PROSPECTS FOR PEACE IN THE MIDDLE

Prospects for Peace in the Middle East

An Israeli-Palestinian Dialogue (Helsinki Encounter)

28 Aug 1992
The Encounter in Helsinki, Finland, to discuss issues connected with the concept of an international peace conference on the Middle East, provide useful insights into many themes which remain at the core of the Palestine question. This publication is a presentation of a collection of papers, floo...
AGRICULT & DEV WESTERN ASIA #13

Agriculture and Development in Western Asia

26 Mar 1993
This issue reviews the agricultural developments in the Middle East such as food production, agricultural services to small farmers, rules and regulations on credit, government policies in the production and distribution of agricultural produce and justifications of expanding livestock.
TOWARDS A NUCLEAR WEAPONS FREE ZON

Towards a Nuclear-weapon-free Zone in the Middle East

7 Feb 1992
This book focuses on effective and verifiable measures that would facilitate the establishment of a nuclear-weapons-free zone in the Middle East. Recent events in the Persian Gulf, although distinct from the long-standing security concerns of the Arab-Israeli question, have sharpened the need for...
MIGRATION ARAB WORLD EXPERIENCE

Migration to the Arab World

Experience of Returning Migrants

18 Oct 1991
This study is a companion to 'Migration of Asian Workers to the Arab World'. The Arab region has witnessed a massive inflow of migrant workers from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Korea, the Philippines and Thailand. This book is the output from research of a group of 500 returned migrant...
ACQUISITION IMPORTED TECHNOL

Acquisition of Imported Technology for Industrial Development

Problems of Strategy and Management in the Arab Region

5 May 1990
This book constitutes a collection of papers on the problems of acquiring industrial technology in the Arab region. Focus is placed on the practicalities at the level faced by those who actually deal with the problems in the Arab region. The framework used and the problems faced are brought out c...