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CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS & ADAPTATIO

Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Transport Networks and Nodes

30 Mar 2020
This report presents the analyses of several climate variables relevant to transport networks and nodes within the UNECE region. Regional maps have been produced in Geographical Information System (GIS) format, showing the main transportation networks, which have been overlain by the spatial dist...
SUMM UNECE TRADE FACILITAT RECOMME

Summary of UNECE Trade Facilitation Recommendations

2019 Revised Edition

1 Nov 2020
Over the past 40 years, the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has developed and maintained a series of recommendations and standards for international trade. As the international focal point for trade facilitation recommendations and standards, UNECE develops instruments to re...
TRADE FACILITAT WHITE PAPER SM (R)

Trade Facilitation White Paper on Smart Containers (Russian language)

Real-time Smart Container Data for Supply Chain Excellence

22 Nov 2020
Technology is entering into every aspect of the supply chain and providing performant and innovative tools. As many are just starting to talk about the dematerialization of certain documents used in trade and transport, others are investigating how devices can communicate information directly to ...
TRADE FACILITAT WHITE PAPER SM (F)

Livre blanc sur les Conteneurs intelligents

L’exploitation en temps réel des données de conteneurs intelligents pour parvenir à l’excellence dans la chaîne d’approvisionnem

24 Nov 2020
La technologie entre dans toutes les facettes de la chaine d’approvissionement et fournit des outils performants et innovatifs. Si certains réfléchissent à la dématerialisation de certains documents utilisés en commerce et en transport, d’autres explorent comment des objets connectés pourraient d...
TRADE FACILITAT WHITE PAPER SMART

Trade Facilitation White Paper on Smart Containers

Real-time Smart Container Data for Supply Chain Excellence

31 Oct 2020
Technology is entering into every aspect of the supply chain and providing performant and innovative tools. As many are just starting to talk about the dematerialization of certain documents used in trade and transport, others are investigating how devices can communicate information directly to ...
WORLD MORTALITY 2019

World Mortality 2019

11 Dec 2020
The World Mortality 2019, prepared by the Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat, assesses changes in mortality risks at the global, regional and country levels, focusing in particular on the initial implementation period of the Prog...
NATUR RESOURC MANAG CLIMATE CHANGE

Natural Resource Management in the Context of Climate Change

16 Jul 2020
The management of natural resources is directly associated with climate change. On the one hand, most of the greenhouse gases released in the atmosphere originate from the production, transformation and use of natural resources such as coal, natural gas and oil. On the other hand, climate change ...
GUIDANCE ON CASUALTY RECORDING

Guidance on Casualty Recording

5 Feb 2020
The OHCHR Guidance on Casualty Recording is the first UN publication on casualty recording methodology. It provides a ‘how to’ guide for actors that are doing or considering establishing a casualty recording system, or that want to better understand what casualty recording is and its purpose. The...
ECONOMIC COSTS ISREALI OCCUPATION

The Economic Costs of the Israeli Occupation for the Palestinian People

Cumulative Fiscal Costs

21 Jun 2021
The study addresses the leakage of Palestinian fiscal revenue to Israel and provides up-to-date data on the sources of losses of Palestinian fiscal resources. It explains that the fiscal costs are part of the overall economic costs caused by occupation and consist of two components: (i) Palestini...
WORLD MORTALITY RPT 2017 HIGHL

World Mortality Report 2017: Highlights

21 Jan 2020
This publication presents the levels and trends in mortality from 1970 to 2015 drawn from the World Population Prospects. It highlights variations among countries in a number of mortality indicators: annual deaths; crude death rates; life expectancy at birth by sex; infant mortality; under-five m...
UN FRAMEWORK CLASS FOSSIL 2019 (R)

United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (Russian language)

Update 2019

Series:
ECE Energy Series (Russian)
2 Nov 2020
The United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (UNFC) is a global classification and management system applicable to mineral, petroleum, nuclear fuel, renewable energy and anthropogenic resources, as well as injection projects for geological storage. Since the adoption of the Sustainab...
UN FRAMEWORK CLASS FOSSIL 2019 (C)

United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (Chinese language)

Update 2019

8 Nov 2020
The United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (UNFC) is a global classification and management system applicable to mineral, petroleum, nuclear fuel, renewable energy and anthropogenic resources, as well as injection projects for geological storage. Since the adoption of the Sustainab...
UN FRAMEWORK CLASS FOSSIL 2019 (A)

United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (Arabic language)

Update 2019

Series:
ECE Energy Series (Arabic)
31 Oct 2020
The United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (UNFC) is a global classification and management system applicable to mineral, petroleum, nuclear fuel, renewable energy and anthropogenic resources, as well as injection projects for geological storage. Since the adoption of the Sustainab...
UN FRAMEWORK CLASS FOSSIL 2019 (S)

Clasificación Marco de las Naciones Unidas para los Recursos

Actualización de 2019

Series:
Serie CEPE Energia
31 Oct 2020
Esta versión actualizada de la CMNU pretende atender a las necesidades de diversos sectores y aplicaciones de los recursos naturales, así como ajustar plenamente la Clasificación a la gestión sostenible de los recursos que preconiza la Agenda 2030 para el Desarrollo Sostenible. Los principales ca...
UN FRAMEWORK CLASS FOSSIL 2019 (F)

Classification-cadre des Nations Unies pour les ressources

Version actualisée en 2019

Series:
Série CEE sur l'Energie
31 Oct 2020
La présente version actualisée de la CCNU a pour but de répondre aux besoins des différents secteurs et applications dans le domaine des ressources, ainsi que de l’harmoniser pleinement avec la gestion durable des ressources appelée de ses voeux par le Programme de développement durable à l’horiz...
UN FRAMEWORK CLASS FOSSIL 2019

United Nations Framework Classification for Resources

Update 2019

Series:
ECE Energy Series
30 Mar 2020
The United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (UNFC) is a global classification and management system applicable to mineral, petroleum, nuclear fuel, renewable energy and anthropogenic resources, as well as injection projects for geological storage. Since the adoption of the Sustainab...
WORLD MORTALITY 2019 DATA BOOKLET

World Mortality 2019: Data Booklet

27 Dec 2019
The data booklet presents key mortality indicators at the national, regional, and global level during 1950-2030. It highlights variations among countries in a number of mortality indicators: annual deaths; crude death rates; life expectancy at birth by sex; infant mortality; under-five mortality;...
ODA OCCASIONAL PAPERS #34

UNODA Occasional Papers No. 34

The Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention - Twenty Years of Saving Lives and Preventing Indiscriminate Harm

Series:
United Nations Office of Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Occasional Papers
16 Dec 2019
This publication describes the achievements and shortfalls of the first twenty years of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and on Their Destruction, which entered into force on 1 March 1999. Published with the aim of bringing...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2018 (A)

Trade and Development Report 2018 (Arabic language)

Power, Platforms and the Free Trade Delusion

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report (Arabic)
22 Nov 2019
This flagship publication examines different aspects of the nature and role of international trade in the era of hyperglobalization and considers related policy challenges that will need to be addressed if trade is to contribute to a more stable and inclusive global economic order. Research provi...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2018 (S)

Informe Sobre el Comercio y el Desarrollo 2018

El Poder, Plataformas y la Quimera del Libre Comercio

Series:
Informe sobre el comercio y el desarrollo
22 Nov 2019
Esta publicación emblemática examina diferentes aspectos de la naturaleza y el papel del comercio internacional en la era de la hiperglobalización y considera los desafíos de política relacionados que deberán abordarse para que el comercio contribuya a un orden económico global más estable e incl...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2018 (F)

Rapport sur le commerce et le développement 2018

Pouvoir, platesformes et l'illusion du libre-échange

Series:
Rapport sur le commerce et le développement
22 Nov 2019
Cette publication phare examine différents aspects de la nature et du rôle du commerce international à l'ère de l'hyperglobalisation et examine les défis politiques connexes qui devront être relevés pour que le commerce contribue à un ordre économique mondial plus stable et plus inclusif. La rech...
TRADE & DEV RPT 2018 (C)

Trade and Development Report 2018 (Chinese language)

Power, Platforms and the Free Trade Delusion

Series:
United Nations Trade and Development Report (Chinese)
22 Nov 2019
This flagship publication examines different aspects of the nature and role of international trade in the era of hyperglobalization and considers related policy challenges that will need to be addressed if trade is to contribute to a more stable and inclusive global economic order. Research provi...
GAOR 73RD SUPP27 CONF DISARM 2018

Report of the Conference on Disarmament: 2018 Session

Series:
Report of the Conference on Disarmament to the General Assembly of the United Nations
18 Nov 2019
This is the official report submitted annually to the General Assembly by the Conference on Disarmament on its 2018 session.
TRANS CORP V26 #3

Transnational Corporations Vol.26 No.3

Series:
Transnational Corporations
21 Jan 2020
Transnational Corporations is a policy-oriented journal for the publication of research on the activities of transnational corporations and their implication for economic development. Articles accepted for publication in this issue report on the following research themes: international tax.
SATELLITE ACCOUNT EDUCATION TRAIN

Satellite Account for Education and Training: Compilation Guide

16 Jul 2020
The publication establishes a framework for a satellite account on education and training and discusses the methodology and the necessary data sources. The work was supported by pilot testing in 5 five countries with different circumstances and organization of the education system. An important a...