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INTL ACC & REPORTING ISSUES 2017

International Accounting and Reporting Issues

2017 Review

Series:
International Accounting and Reporting Issues
18 Jan 2019
This volume is dedicated to interrelated topics on enhancing the role of reporting by entities towards attaining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It discusses the role of reporting in monitoring implementation of the 2030 Agenda and how it could be further enhanced by improving quality, ...
NATL ACCT STATS 2016 ANALYSIS

National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates 2016

Series:
National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates
22 Jun 2018
The National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates, 2016 is the forty-seventh issue of this publication which comprises in the form of analytical tables a summary of the principal national accounting aggregates based on official national accounts data for more than 200 countries and ar...
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - SHALE GAS (F)

Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base

Edition spéciale sur le gaz de schiste

Series:
Coup d'oeil sur les produits de base
30 May 2019
La série Coup d’œil sur les produits de base a pour but de collecter, présenter et disséminer des informations statistiques précises et pertinentes concernant les marchés internationaux des produits de base, sous une forme claire, concise et conviviale. Ce numéro du Coup d'oeil sur les produits d...
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - SHALE GAS

Commodities at a Glance

Special Issue on Shale Gas

Series:
Commodities at a Glance
30 May 2019
The Commodities at a Glance series aims to collect, present and disseminate accurate and relevant statistical information linked to international primary commodity markets in a clear, concise and reader-friendly format. This edition is specifically dedicated to the shale gas problem.
COMMOD AT A GLANCE - GUM ARABIC

Commodities at a Glance

Special Issue on Gum Arabic

Series:
Commodities at a Glance
22 May 2019
The series "Commodities at a Glance" aims to collect, present and disseminate accurate and relevant statistical information linked to international primary commodity markets in a clear, concise and reader-friendly format. This issue of "Commodities at a Glance" explores the economic, social and e...
CHRONIQUE ONU V54 #4 2017

Chronique ONU Vol.LIV No.4 2017

Series:
Chronique ONU
10 Apr 2018
Une lecture incontournable pour tous les citoyens du monde, la Chronique ONU est une publication trimestrielle, un rapport facile à lire sur les travaux des Nations Unies et de ses agences. Produit par le Département de l'information, chaque numéro couvre un large éventail d’activités des Nations...
UN CHRONICLE V54 #4 2017

UN Chronicle Vol.LIV No.4 2017

Series:
UN Chronicle
27 Feb 2018
A must-read for every concerned world citizen, the United Nations Chronicle is a quarterly, easy-to-read report on the work of the United Nations and its agencies. Produced by the United Nations Department of Public Information, every issue covers a wide range of United Nations related activities...
STATE OF WORLDS CHILDREN 2017 (A)

The State of the World's Children 2017(Arabic language)

Children in a Digital World

22 May 2019
(Arabic language) As the debate about whether the internet is safe for children rages, this report discusses how digital access can be a game changer for children or yet another dividing line. It represents the first comprehensive look from UNICEF at the different ways digital technology is affec...
ESTADO MUNDIAL INFANCIA 2017

Estado mundial de la infancia 2017

Niños en un mundo digital

Series:
Estado mundial de la infancia
1 Apr 2019
A medida que se acentúa el debate sobre la seguridad de los niños en internet, El Estado Mundial de la Infancia 2017: Niños en un mundo digital examina la forma en que el acceso al mundo digital puede cambiar las cosas a favor de los niños o convertirse en una nueva línea divisoria. Este informe ...
SITUATION DES ENFANTS 2017

La Situation des enfants dans le monde 2017

Les enfants dans un monde numérique

Series:
Situation des enfants dans le monde
16 Apr 2019
Alors que le débat sur la sécurité des enfants sur Internet fait rage, La situation des enfants dans le monde 2017 : Les enfants dans un monde numérique examine comment l’accès au numérique peut changer la donne ou tout aussi bien créer une nouvelle fracture pour les enfants. Le rapport appelle à...
STATE OF WORLDS CHILDREN 2017

The State of the World's Children 2017

Children in a Digital World

Series:
State of the World's Children
19 Jan 2018
As the debate about whether the internet is safe for children rages, The State of the World’s Children 2017: Children in a Digital World discusses how digital access can be a game changer for children or yet another dividing line. The report represents the first comprehensive look from UNICEF at ...
WORLD YOUTH RPT 2018

World Youth Report

Youth and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Series:
World Youth Report
18 Jan 2019
This biennial flagship report examines and provides insights into the role of young people in sustainable development in the context of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and related frameworks, including the World Programme of Action for Youth (WPAY). It delves into the role the 2030 Agenda c...
UNECE GUIDE SEED POTATO LOT INS

UNECE Guide to Seed Potato Lot Inspection

Recommended Practices

14 Aug 2019
This Guide refers to the UNECE STANDARD S-1, concerning the marketing and commercial quality control of Seed Potatoes. Knowledge of the relevant requirements is essential for the inspector. Inspection is the visual examination of plants, tubers, containers, equipment or facilities by an authoriz...
UNECE GUID SEED POTATO LOT INS (R)

UNECE Guide to Seed Potato Lot Inspection (Russian language)

Recommended Practices

14 Aug 2019
This Guide refers to the UNECE STANDARD S-1, concerning the marketing and commercial quality control of Seed Potatoes. Knowledge of the relevant requirements is essential for the inspector. Inspection is the visual examination of plants, tubers, containers, equipment or facilities by an authoriz...
UNECE GUIDE OPER SEED POTATO CERT

UNECE Guide to Operating a Seed Potato Certification Service

14 Aug 2019
This guide has been developed to assist Designated Authorities (DAs) in the operation of their seed potato certification service and to encourage standardisation in the operation of seed potato certification services between DAs. The guide is also intended to assist countries that are not implem...
RECOMMENDATION NO41 (R)

Public-Private Partnership in Trade Facilitation (Russian Language)

Recommendation No. 41

10 Apr 2018
Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) provide a possible solution for financing and implementing public projects. They allow the public sector to benefit from private sector funding, expertise and capacity while allowing the private sector to partner with the public sector in providing critical publ...
RECOMMENDATION NO41 (F)

Partenariats public-privé en matière de facilitation du commerce

Recommandation n° 41

10 Apr 2018
Un des moyens de financer et de mettre en œuvre des projets publics est de construire des partenariats public-privé (PPP). Ces dispositifs permettent au secteur public de bénéficier des ressources financières, champs d’expertise et capacités des entreprises privées tout en offrant à ces dernières...
RECOMMENDATION NO41

Public-Private Partnership in Trade Facilitation

Recommendation No. 41

10 Apr 2018
Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) provide a possible solution for financing and implementing public projects. They allow the public sector to benefit from private sector funding, expertise and capacity while allowing the private sector to partner with the public sector in providing critical publ...
TEXTILE4SDG12

TEXTILE4SDG12

Transparency in Textile Value Chains in Relation to the Environmental, Social and Human Health Impacts of Parts, Components and Production Processes

2 Apr 2018
The present publication surveys academic and policy-oriented literature on the relationship between the environmental, social and human health impacts of textile production and processing, on the one hand, and the extent to which information about such impacts reaches the final consumer. In doing...
UNECE REGIONAL RPT 2017

Trade Facilitation and Paperless Trade Implementation

UNECE Regional Report 2017

20 Mar 2018
The United Nations Regional Commissions, in partnership with other key United Nations Organizations, have committed to supporting member States in implementing the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA). This report is part of that commitment and the policy recommendations and technical standards...
TRAIN GUID REG FRAMWRK MARK SURV

Training Guide on Regulatory Frameworks and Market Surveillance

14 May 2019
The training manual presents the primary content areas of the training module and offers fundamental guidance and advice to trainers, so they may conduct their workshops in an efficient and informed manner. In addition to practical information, the manual advises readers on best practice in the d...
ODA OCCASIONAL PAPERS #31 2017

UNODA Occasional Papers No. 31, December 2017

Celebrating 15 Years of Disarmament and Non-proliferation Education

Series:
United Nations Office of Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) Occasional Papers
25 Apr 2018
This edition of the Occasional Paper, published by the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs, celebrates the fifteenth anniversary of the United Nations Study on Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Education, which was presented to the United Nations General Assembly in 2002. It contains co...
PROTEC CHILD FROM HARM PRACTIC

Protecting Children From Harmful Practices in Plural Legal Systems

With a Special Emphasis on Africa

27 Jan 2016
This report reviews positive legislative developments in different regions of the world, with a special emphasis on Africa, to strengthen children’s legal protection from violence as a result of harmful practices, and addresses the interplay between statutory, customary and religious laws.
INTL MIGRATION RPT 2017 HIGHLIGHTS

International Migration Report 2017 - Highlights

2 Apr 2018
This report presents the highlights of the International Migration which contains the latest quinquennial estimates of international migrant stock for 232 countries or areas of the world. The annex in these Highlights provides recently collected data on the estimated number of international migra...
REPROD HEALTH POLI 2017

Reproductive Health Policies 2017

Data Booklet

17 Dec 2018
Drawing on information published in the World Population Policies Database, this data booklet provides up-to-date information on government policies on reproductive health issues, including access to family planning, policies to promote sexual and reproductive health of adolescents, laws on abort...
INTL MIGRATION POLICIES 2017

International Migration Policies

Data Booklet

17 Dec 2018
As international migration gains increasing attention in policy debates, understanding key trends in migration policies is crucial. This data booklet highlights current policies on immigration and emigration for 197 countries of the world, drawing on data published in World Population Policies Da...
REMOVING BARRIERS USE NATURAL

Removing Barriers to the Use of Natural Gas as Maritime Transportation Fuel

Series:
ECE Energy Series
17 Dec 2018
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) has been used as fuel for ships for decades but quality standards are still under development. The UNECE Group of Experts on Gas created in 2015 a task force on removing barriers to the use of natural gas as a transportation fuel. This report summarises the findings to...
WORLD MIGRATION RPT 2018

World Migration Report 2018

Series:
IOM World Migration Report
29 Dec 2017
This report presents key data and information on migration as well as thematic chapters on highly topical migration issues. It is structured to focus on two key contributions for readers: Part I: key information on migration and migrants (including migration-related statistics); and Part II: bala...
WORLD HUMANITARIAN DATA 2017

World Humanitarian Data and Trends 2017

Series:
World Humanitarian Data and Trends
6 Feb 2018
This publication highlights major trends in the nature of humanitarian crises, their underlying causes and drivers, and the actors that participate in prevention, response and recovery. Beyond providing statistics, the report uses infographics to display trend analyses that show how the humanitar...