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WORLD STATISTICS POCKETBK 2020

World Statistics Pocketbook 2020

Series:
World Statistics Pocketbook (Ser. V)
18 Sep 2020
This publication is an annual compilation of key statistical indicators prepared by the United Nations Statistics Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs. The topics covered include: agriculture, balance of payments, education, energy, environment, food, gender, health, industri...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2020 SET 6 BKLTS

World Drug Report 2020 (Set of 6 Booklets)

Series:
World Drug Report
23 Dec 2020
This report aims to improve the understanding of the world’s drug problem and to contribute towards fostering greater international cooperation for countering its impact on health, governance and security. It includes an updated overview of recent trends on production, trafficking and consumption...
EOR 2019 SUPP1 REC DEC ECOSOC

Resolutions and Decisions of the Economic and Social Council: 2019 Session

New York and Geneva, 26 July 2018 - 24 July 2019

Series:
Resolutions and Decisions of the Economic and Social Council
14 Jun 2021
These are the Official Records of the Resolutions and Decisions of the Economic and Social Council for Organizational and Resumed Organizational and Substantive and Resumed Substantive Sessions of 2019. The UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) discusses global economic, social and environmenta...
ODA OCCASIONAL PAPERS #35

UNODA Occasional Papers No. 35

Rethinking Unconstrained Military Spending

Series:
United Nations Office of Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Occasional Papers
12 Jun 2020
This publication addresses the issue of military spending from various angles by examining the impact of military expenditures on security; the relationship between military spending and the achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development; the importance of gender perspectives in rethi...
TRADE NEGOTIATIO ELECTRON COMMERCE

Trade Negotiations on Electronic Commerce

What is at Stake for Developing Countries?

14 May 2020
The launch of the plurilateral – as distinct of multilateral – negotiations on e-commerce under the auspices of the World Trade Organization (WTO) by a group of countries is a significant trade policy development. Participation of a critical mass of diverse WTO members with markedly differing pol...
UNCITRAL MODEL LEG PROV PUB-PRI(F)

Dispositions législatives types de la CNUDCI sur les partenariats public-privé

30 Nov 2020
Les Dispositions législatives types de la CNUDCI sur les partenariats public-privé et le Guide législatif de la CNUDCI sur les partenariats public-privé ont été élaborés par la Commission des Nations Unies pour le droit commercial international (CNUDCI) et adoptés à sa cinquante-deuxième session ...
TRANS CORP V27 #1

Transnational Corporations Vol.27 No.1

Series:
Transnational Corporations
13 May 2020
Transnational Corporations is a longstanding policy-oriented refereed research journal on issues related to investment, multinational enterprises and development. It is an official journal of the United Nations, managed by UNCTAD. As such it has a global reach, a strong development policy imprint...
UN DISARMAMENT YRBK 2019 V44 P1

United Nations Disarmament Yearbook 2019: Part I

Series:
United Nations Disarmament Yearbook
16 Jun 2020
The United Nations Disarmament Yearbook, Volume 44 (Part I): 2019 is a compilation of the resolutions and decisions of the 74th session of the General Assembly, their voting patterns in the General Assembly and the First Committee, lead sponsors, sponsors and co-sponsors, references to First Comm...
WORLD YOUTH REPORT 2030 AGENDA

World Youth Report

Youth Social Entrepreneurship and the 2030 Agenda

Series:
World Youth Report
12 Aug 2020
This report highlights how youth social entrepreneurship can support young people's employment and development while helping to accelerate the implementation of the SDGs. It presents social entrepreneurship and anchors it in the context of the 2030 Agenda. It examines how social entrepreneurship ...
CORE SDG INDICATORS ENTITY REPORT

Core SDG Indicators for Entity Reporting

Training Manual

29 Mar 2021
The Core SDG Indicators' training manual contains four chapters i.e. on economic, environmental, social and institutional indicators. It aims at becoming a practical tool, useful for all kind of users, including preparers of reports by Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs). By showing the lin...
ENERGY STATISTICS POCKETBK 2020

Energy Statistics Pocketbook 2020

Series:
Energy Statistics Pocketbook
22 May 2020
This publication is the third in a series of pocketbook compilations on energy statistics designed to highlight the availability of data on various aspects of energy production, transformation and use and its linkages to other key statistics. Energy is central to the achievement of the 2030 Agend...
OBLIGATIONS DIRECTORS ENTERPRIS(F)

Guide législatif sur le droit de l’insolvabilité

Quatrième partie - obligations des administrateurs d’entreprises dans la période précédant l’insolvabilité (notamment dans les groupes d’entreprises)

17 Nov 2020
This section builds upon recommendations 255 to 266 of the first section, which address the obligations of directors of an individual company in the period approaching insolvency. Focusing on the nature of the obligations and the steps that might be taken to discharge those obligations (as establ...
OBLIGATIONS DIRECTORS ENTERPRIS(S)

Guía Legislativa de la CNUDMI sobre el Régimen de la Insolvencia

Cuarta parte: Obligaciones de los directores en el período cercano a la insolvencia (incluidos los grupos de empresas)

17 Nov 2020
This section builds upon recommendations 255 to 266 of the first section, which address the obligations of directors of an individual company in the period approaching insolvency. Focusing on the nature of the obligations and the steps that might be taken to discharge those obligations (as establ...
OBLIGATIONS DIRECTORS ENTERPRIS(R)

Legislative Guide on Insolvency Law (Russian language)

Part Four - Directors' Obligations in the Period Approaching Insolvency (Including in Enterprise Groups)

17 Nov 2020
This section builds upon recommendations 255 to 266 of the first section, which address the obligations of directors of an individual company in the period approaching insolvency. Focusing on the nature of the obligations and the steps that might be taken to discharge those obligations (as establ...
MONTHLY BULL STAT V74 #6 JUN 2020

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, June 2020

Series:
Monthly Bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin Mensuel de Statistique (Ser. Q)
29 Jul 2020
Each issue presents current economic and social statistics for more than 200 countries and territories of the world. Written in French and English, it contains over 50 tables of monthly and/or annual and quarterly data on a variety of subjects illustrating important economic trends and developmen...
VIOLE AGAINST CHILDREN ON THE MOVE

Violence Against Children on the Move

From a Continuum of Violence to a Continuum of Protection

21 Jun 2021
Every minute, 20 people – many of them children – are forced from their homes by violence, persecution or conflict. While children account for less than one third of the global population, they make up more than half of today’s refugees worldwide. This publication explores the multitude of ways i...
CHILD PARTICIP TACKLE VIOLENCE

When Children Take the Lead

10 Child Participation Approaches to Tackle Violence

21 Jun 2021
Milestones of the same decade, the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and the Internet together changed childhood forever, giving a new generation of children specific rights and an unprecedented opportunity to exercise them. At the same time, governments and organizatio...
GUIDE PRATIQUE CNUDC SÛRETÉS MOBIL

Guide pratique de la CNUDCI relatif à la Loi type sur les sûretés mobilières

24 Aug 2021
Le présent Guide entend fournir des orientations pratiques aux parties à des opérations assorties de sûretés dans les États qui ont adopté la Loi type de la CNUDC I sur les sûretés mobilières (2016) en: expliquant les grandes caractéristiques et les avantages principaux de la Loi type; Décrivant ...
UNCITRAL PRACT GUIDE UN MOD LAW SE

UNCITRAL Practice Guide to the Model Law on Secured Transactions

9 Apr 2020
The UNCITRAL Practice Guide to the Model Law on Secured Transactions provides practical guidance to parties involved in secured transactions in States that enact the Model Law. The Practice Guide explains key features and benefits of the Model Law, illustrates the types of secured transactions th...
WORLD POP POLICIES 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

World Population Policies 2017: Highlights

Abortion Laws and Policies – A Global Assessment

6 Aug 2021
This publication presents the highlights of the report World Population Policies 2017: Abortion Laws and Policies. It provides an overview of the laws and policies relating to induced abortion. It includes consideration of the various legal grounds and selected requirements for induced abortion, ...
WORLD POPULAT POLICIES 2017

World Population Policies 2017

Abortion Laws and Policies – A Global Assessment

17 Aug 2021
This publication provides an overview of laws and policies relating to induced abortion. It includes consideration of the various legal grounds for abortion and selected requirements for induced abortion, including gestational limits, the number of personnel required to authorise an abortion, man...