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ANN BULL STEEL STAT N AMER 1994/97

Annual Bulletin of Steel Statistics for Europe, America and Asia

19 Feb 1999
This Bulletin provides basic data on the development of steel production and trade; consumption and trade of raw materials; movements of scrap; consumption of energy in the steel industry; and steel deliveries to consuming industries in European countries, Canada, the United States and Japan.
STATE SOCIETY & THE UN SYSTEM

State, Society and the UN System

Changing Perspectives on Multilateralism

15 Apr 1998
The revival of interest among scholars, statesmen and the general public is closely related to changes in the basic parameters of the post-1945 world order. This book examines, against this changing backdrop, multilateralism and the UN system from the perspective of what is called a 'state /socie...
UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM THE POLICIES

United Nations System, The

The Policies of Member States

3 Dec 1997
The end of the Cold War has brought dramatic changes in global political relations and in their most important forum, the United Nations. The essays in this volume provide a comparative study of national policies towards the United Nations. Eight cases have been selected - Algeria, Canada, France...
DEBT MANAGEMENT DISCUSS PAPER #4

Debt Management

Series:
UNDP Discussion Papers Series
9 Jan 1998
The debt crisis of the 1980s gave a devastating blow to development in the Third World. The consequences are still felt in a number of countries. This publication presents the lessons learnt nationally from Argentina, Bangladesh, Egypt and Uganda and regionally from ESAIDARM in Southern and Easte...
IMPACT TECHNOLOGY HUMAN RIGHTS

Impact of Technology on Human Rights, The

Global Case-Studies

1 Jan 1992
This book is a sequel to Human Rights and Scientific and Technological Development and follows on the theoretical discussion concerning the interrelation between scientific and technological development and human rights presented in the earlier volume. It describes actual situations resulting fro...
VALUATION OF HOUSEHOLD PRODUCTION

Valuation of Household Production and the Satellite Accounts

11 Apr 1997
The publication is based on case studies conducted in Nepal, Canada and Finland, results of which established that the economic contribution of women, including the unremunerated work and products generated, could be fully measured, valuated and reflected in the economic indicators through 'satel...
ECONOMIC REFORMS, WOMENS EMPLOYMEN

Economic Reforms, Women's Employment, and Social Policies

Series:
World Development Studies
21 Mar 1997
The volume, while focusing on the consequences of reforms, also deals with the structural changes which are taking place as a result of export orientation in the economies and their dual impact on women in the environment of four countries: China, Viet Nam, Egypt and Cuba.
LONG ROAD TO RECOVERY COMMUNITY

Long Road to Recovery, The

Community Responses to Industrial Disaster

18 Jul 1997
The Long Road to Recovery is about community responses to types of industrial disasters that, going far beyond the routine, constitute 'surprise' disaster. Straining against the limits of society's capacity to adjust, these disasters are producing unprecedented consequences and they are emerging ...
CONVERS & ECON ADJUSTMENT ERA V1&2

Conversion

Economic Adjustments in an Era of Arms Reduction

Series:
Disarmament Topical Papers
11 May 1995
A set of two-volumes that highlight the challenges of conversion as seen by various leaders in industry and the German, the then Soviet Union and the United States governments. It also examines the global dimension of conversion in a series of papers by experts in international relations and well...
BASIC EDUCATION IN PRISON

Basic Education in Prisons

27 Dec 1996
The Manual is the conclusion of a joint project of the Institute for Education (UIE) of UNESCO and the Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Branch of the United Nations Secretariat. It examines ways on fostering prison education and reviews some existing practices in countries like Finland, Chin...
DIVERSIFICATION EXPERIENCES LEAST

Diversification, Experiences in the Least Developed Countries

20 Oct 1997
This publication reviews the overall experience with trade policy reforms and performance in a number of country and regional experiences, draws attention to a number of common policy issues and provides general policy guidance on the scope and content of successful diversification policies. Coun...
STEEL MARKET 1993 & PROSPECTS 1994

Steel Market in 1993 and Prospects for 1994, The

16 Dec 1994
This annual analyzes international development in the steel market, provides statistical information at the government level and reports on trends and their outlook on a country by country basis. Coverage includes Japan, the United States and other industrialized countries.
FOREST RESOURCES TEMPERATE ECE V1

Forest Resources of the Temperate Zones, The General Forest Resources Information

Series:
ECE/FAO Forest Resource Assessment
8 Jan 1993
This publication is the first volume of a report on this subject. It covers the developed temperate zones of Europe, including Cyprus, Israel, Turkey and the former USSR; North America (Canada and the United States of America); as well as Japan; Australia and New Zealand. The survey shows the dis...
CHANGING POPULATION AGE STRUCTURES

Changing Population Age Structures, 1990-2015

Demographic and Economic Consequences and Implications

8 Jan 1993
This book examines the consequences and implications of changing family and household structures that are expected to result in over 20 countries around the world: Belgium, Canada, China, Italy, United Kingdom, ex-USSR, USA, Yugoslavia are some of them. Articles by demographers, economists and st...
TROPICAL HOME GARDENS

Tropical Home Gardens

25 Mar 1991
This volume, the first study of its kind, begins a review of all currently available information and research results on home gardens in South and Southeast Asia, Latin American, Africa and the Pacific Islands. The authors identify areas in need of more extensive research and make recommendations...
POPULATION RESOURCES & ENVIRO

Population, Resources and Environment

The Critical Challenges

13 Dec 1991
What is the inter-play between population, resources and environment? This topical issue is examined by author, Norman Myers, who discusses comprehensively the impact of population growth on resources and the environment focusing on the quality of life. He presents detailed case studies of Pakist...