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WORLDS WOMEN 2010 TRENDS

World's Women 2010, The

Trends and Statistics

20 Oct 2010
The World's Women 2010 uniquely reviews and analyses the current availability of data and assesses progress made in the reporting of national statistics, as opposed to internationally prepared estimates, relevant to gender concerns. Published every five years, the World's Women sets out a bluepri...
STATE WORLDS INDIGENOUS PEOPLE

State of the World's Indigenous Peoples

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State of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
24 Dec 2009
While indigenous peoples make up around 370 million of the world’s population – some 5 per cent – they constitute around one-third of the world’s 900 million extremely poor rural people. Every day, indigenous communities all over the world face issues of violence and brutality. Indigenous peoples...
RPT WORLD SOCIAL SITUATION 2010

Report on the World Social Situation 2010

Rethinking Poverty

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Report on the World Social Situation
3 Feb 2010
The 2010 issue of the Report on the World Social Situation focuses on the challenge of achieving poverty reduction. The Millennium Development Goals seek to halve, by 2015, the level of extreme poverty that existed since 1990. The Report begins with an overview of global, regional and selected co...
WORLD SURVEY ROLE WOMEN 2009

World Survey on the Role of Women in Development 2009

Women's Control over Economic Resources and Access to Financial Resources, Including Microfinance

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World Survey of the Role of Women in Development
31 Oct 2009
Ensuring women’s economic empowerment and access to and control over resources requires an integrated approach to growth and development, focused on gender-responsive employment promotion and informed by the interdependency between economic and social development. Social objectives need to be inc...
GLOBAL ECON & FINANCIAL CRISIS

The Global Economic and Financial Crisis

Regional Impacts, Responses and Solutions

17 Oct 2009
What started as a financial crisis in the US has quickly unfolded into an economic crisis that now threatens to roll back the development gains of the last decade and may precipitate a human tragedy in many parts of the developing world. The analysis presented in this report provides a regional ...
UNECE COUNTRIES FIGURES 2009

UNECE Countries in Figures 2009

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UNECE Countries in Figures
5 Mar 2009
This booklet provides a one-page overview of the 56 member countries of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) situated in Europe, North America, the Caucasus and Central Asia. Profiles include key facts and a map of each country, demographic data and indicators of gender equal...
RISE OF BILATERALISM

Rise of Bilateralism, The

Comparing American, European and Asian Approaches to Preferential Trade Agreements

13 Jun 2009
As multilateral negotiations become increasingly complex and protracted, preferential trade agreements have become the centrepiece of trade diplomacy, pushing beyond tariffs into deep integration and beyond regionalism into a web of bilateral deals, raising concerns about coercion by bigger playe...
PUESTA EN PRATICAL DE NORMAS

Aplicación Práctica de las Normas Internacionales de Información Financiera

Lecciones Aprendidas - Estudios Monográficos por Países sobre las NIIF

22 Apr 2009
Desde 2005, el Grupo de Trabajo Intergubernamental de Expertos en Normas Internacionales de Contabilidad y Presentación de Informes (ISAR) de la UNCTAD ha deliberado sobre los problemas de la aplicación práctica de las NIIF. En el primer capítulo de esta publicación figuran detalles sobre los pri...
MIGRATION & DEV PERSPECT FROM

Migration and Development

Perspectives from the South

13 Nov 2008
This publication is based on the idea that remittance flows and transfers of know-how by migrants can actually reinvigorate development. But what do people in the South think about international migration? How do the migrants themselves experience international migration, and how do they understa...
IMPLEMENTING RESOLUTION 1540

Implementing Resolution 1540

The Role of Regional Organizations

14 Oct 2008
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1540 (2004) is one in a series of measures taken to address threats to the political and social order deriving from access to, or use of, weapons of mass destruction (WMD), related materials and means of delivery. This resolution focuses explicitly on th...
CLOTHING DEMAND FROM EMERGING

Clothing Demand from Emerging Markets

An Opportunity for LDC Suppliers

19 Dec 2008
With decreasing demand in the traditional markets in the United States, Europe, Japan and Canada for apparels, the new-book “Clothing Demand From Emerging Markets – An Opportunity For LDC Suppliers” launched by International Trade Centre comes at an opportune time. It gives in-depth markets insig...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2008

World Drug Report 2008

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World Drug Report
29 Jul 2008
The Report continues to provide in depth trend analysis of the four main drug markets in its first section. In addition, to mark the one hundred year anniversary of the Shanghai Opium Commission, and one hundred years of international drug control, the Report contains an in-depth look at the deve...
RAPPORT MONDIAL SUR DROGUES 2008

Rapport mondial sur les drogues 2008

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Rapport mondial sur les drogues
15 Sep 2012
Comme les autres années, le Rapport examine par le menu les quatre grands marchés des drogues dans sa première section. En outre, pour marquer le 100e anniversaire de la Commission de Shanghai sur l'opium et célébrer cent années de contrôle international des drogues, le Rapport contient une analy...
INFOR MUNDIAL SOB LAS DROGAS 2008

Informe mundial sobre las drogas 2008

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Informe mundial sobre las drogas
4 Dec 2008
En la primera sección del Informe se sigue presentando un análisis en profundidad de las tendencias de los cuatro mercados principales de drogas. Además, y con objeto de conmemorar el centenario de la Comisión del Opio de Shanghái y los cien años de la fiscalización internacional de drogas, en el...
WORLD E-PARLIAMENT RPT 2008

World E-Parliament Report 2008

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World e-Parliament Report
21 Nov 2009
The World e-Parliament Report 2008 constitutes the first assessment from a global perspective of how information and communication technologies (ICT) are being employed by parliaments across the spectrum of activities for which they are responsible. It is based on the responses and comments provi...
TRADE & DEV ASPECTS INSURANCE

Trade and Development Aspects of Insurance Services and Regulatory Frameworks

13 Mar 2008
The publication contains papers, presentations and submissions delivered at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) ad hoc expert meeting focused on the experiences of the insurance sector in India, China, Africa and Guatemala to identify to widest extent possible the prob...
INTL WATER SECURITY DOMESTIC

International Water Security

Domestic Threats and Opportunities

13 May 2008
Water is essential for all aspects of life. Managing water is a challenging task, particularly in shared water basins that host more than half of the world’s population. This book explores threats and opportunities through the presentation of case studies that analyze the multi-faceted and dynami...
PROGRESO LAS MUJERES MUNDO 2008/09

El Progreso de las Mujeres en el Mundo 2008/2009

¿Quién Responde a las Mujeres? Género y Rendición de Cuentas

26 Mar 2009
Este volumen del Progreso de las Mujeres en el Mundo pregunta “¿Quien responde a las mujeres?” en un momento crucial. Este documento demuestra que los Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio y otros compromisos internacionales que tratan de las mujeres sólo serán honrados si los sistemas de género y ...
PROGRES DES FEMMES TRAVERS 2008/09

Le progrès des femmes à travers le monde 2008

Qui est réponsable envers les femmes? Genre redevabilité

26 Mar 2009
Ce volume relatif au Progrès des femmes à travers le monde pose, à un moment crucial, la question : “qui est responsable envers les femmes?”. Il démontre que les Objectifs du Millénaire pour le Développement et les autres engagements internationaux concernant les femmes ne seront honorés que si d...
PROGRESS WORLDS WOMEN 2008/09

Progress of the World's Women 2008-2009

Who Answers to Women? Gender and Accountability

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Progress of the World’s Women
23 Oct 2008
This volume of Progress of the World’s Women asks the question “Who answers to women?” at a pivotal moment. It demonstrates that the Millennium Development Goals and other international commitments to women will only be met if gender-responsive accountability systems are put in place both nationa...
RPT WORLD SOCIAL SITUATION 2007

Report on the World Social Situation 2007

The Employment Imperative

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Report on the World Social Situation
28 Nov 2007
The 2007 issue of the Report on the World Social Situation focuses on the key role of productive employment and decent work in reducing poverty and promoting social development. It surveys the global trends in employment and work, as well as the socio-economic context within which the world of wo...
GOVERN MIDDLE EAST NORTH AFRIC

Governance in the Middle East, North Africa and Western Balkans

Challenges and Priorities in Reforming Public Administration in the Mediterranean Region

29 Jul 2008
The publication provides an overview of governance and public administration in selected countries. It identifies, assesses and analyses relevant needs and challenges as well as priorities for change and innovation in government at the local, national and regional levels. This book is the result ...
RAPPORT MONDIAL SUR DROGUES 2007

Rapport mondial sur les drogues 2007

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Rapport mondial sur les drogues
2 May 2007
Ce rapport offre l'un des aperçus les plus complets qui soient des tendances mondiales en terme de culture, de production, de saisie et de prix des drogues illicites au niveau international. II examine les tendances des quatre principaux marchés dans le monde, celui de l'opium et de l'héroïne, ce...
INFOR MUNDIAL SOB LAS DROGAS 2007

Informe Mundial sobre las Drogas 2007

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Informe mundial sobre las drogas
25 Nov 2008
El Informe Mundial sobre las Drogas presenta el panorama estadístico más completo de la actual situación relacionada con las drogas. En la edición de este año se informa la existencia de señales de una contención a largo plazo del problema mundial. Sin embargo, la tendencia general oculta situaci...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2007

World Drug Report 2007

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World Drug Report
13 Jul 2007
This report offers one of the most comprehensive insights into global trends in international culture, production, seizure and price of illicit drugs. It examines trends in the world's four major markets: opium and heroin, coca and cocaine, cannabis, and amphetamine-type stimulants. This edition ...
PROGRESO DE LAS MUJERES EN EL MUND

Progreso de las Mujeres en el Mundo 2005, El

Mujeres Trabajo y Pobreza

11 Aug 2006
El año 2005 marca el quinto aniversario de la Declaración del Milenio de la ONU, adoptada en el 2000 y el décimo aniversario de la Plataforma de Acción de Beijing en 1995. En los 10 años desde Beijing, el número de personas que vive con menos de $1 al día ha disminuido, la disparidad en materia d...
PROGRES DES FEMMES A TRAVERS LE MO

Le progrès des femmes à travers le monde 2005

Les femmes le travail et la pauvreté

11 Aug 2006
L’année 2005 marque le cinquième anniversaire de la Déclaration du Millénaire adoptée par les Nations Unies en 2000, et le dixième anniversaire du Programme d’action de Beijing, adopté en 1995. Durant les 10 années écoulées depuis l’adoption de ce texte, le nombre de personnes vivant, dans le mon...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2006

World Drug Report 2006

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World Drug Report
28 Jul 2006
Some 200 million people, or 5 percent of the global population age 15-64, have used illicit drugs at least once in the last 12 months. Among this population are people from almost every country on earth. More people are involved in the production and trafficking of illicit drugs and still more ar...
INFOR MUNDIAL SOB LAS DROGAS 2006

Informe mundial sobre las drogas 2006

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Informe mundial sobre las drogas
7 Jun 2006
Unos 200 millones de personas, es decir, el 5% de la población mundial de 15 a 64 años de edad, han consumido drogas ilícitas al menos una vez en los últimos 12 meses. Entre esa población hay personas de prácticamente todos los países de la Tierra. Otro sinnúmero de personas se dedica a la produc...
RAPPORT MONDIAL SUR DROGUES 2006

Rapport mondial sur les drogues 2006

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Rapport mondial sur les drogues
1 Jan 2006
Environ 200 millions de personnes (soit 5 % de la population mondiale âgée de 15 à 64 ans) ont consommé des drogues illicites au moins une fois au cours des 12 derniers mois. Presque tous les pays de la planète sont représentés parmi ces consommateurs. Plus de personnes participent à la productio...