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FACTS FOR LIFE

Facts for Life

19 Apr 2002
One of the world's most widely-read books with over 15 million copies of previous editions in use in 215 languages, Facts for Life has helped to save the lives of millions of children by putting lifesaving knowledge about children's health into the hands of those who need it most: parents, caregi...
GLOBAL ENVIRO THE TWENTYFIRST CENT

Global Environment in the Twenty-first Century, The

Prospects for International Cooperation

Series:
United Nations System in the 21st Century, The
14 Apr 2000
Environmental pollution, the growing population and the range of animal and plant species are all placing a strain on the earth, threatening human health and economic well-being. This publication examines the roles of different actors in the formulation of international and national environmental...
ASIA

Asia's Emerging Regional Order

Reconciling Traditional and Human Security

18 Aug 2000
Asia's Emerging Regional Order explores alternative approaches to human security, a concept especially relevant to the Asia-Pacific region, which is experiencing immense structural changes. It presents a diverse and stimulating series of essays written by analysts to help understand how human sec...
INTEGR ENVIRO CONSIDER INTO V4

Integrating Environmental Considerations into Economic Policy Making Processes

Background Readings - Modalities for Environmental Assessments, Country Studies on Flood Loss Reduction in Bangladesh, Urban Development and Environmental Protection in Shangh

Series:
Development Papers
24 Mar 2000
Development strategies in the Asia and the Pacific region are heavily focused on fostering economic growth and do not always focus on the detrimental environmental effects of the modalities used to implement the strategy. This publication discusses the modalities for environmental assessments. It...
ASIAN PACIF REMOTE SENSING V11 #1

Asian-Pacific Remote Sensing and GIS Journal, July 1998

4 Aug 2000
This journal, published twice a year, is a collection of articles written by scientists on remote sensing, GIS development and application related to the countries and areas of Asia and the Pacific. An important aim of the publication is to serve as a source of reference for the numerous governme...
INTEGR ENVIRO CONSIDER INTO ECON

Integrating Environmental Considerations into Economic Policy Making

Institutional Issues

Series:
Development Papers
23 Jun 2000
This volume focuses on institutional mechanisms for integrating environment into economic policy-making in selected countries of the ESCAP region. In particular it examines existing institutional arrangements at the national and local level, their effectiveness, and analyzes the structure and pro...
QUESTION OF INTERVENTION STATE

Question of Intervention, The

Statements by the Secretary-General of the United Nations

11 Feb 2000
In many of today's conflicts, civilians have become the main targets of violence. The question of intervention has become quite a debatable subject because of the respect for sovereignty of states as dictated by the UN Charter. This publication contains statements delivered by the Secretary-Gener...
UNCTAD HNDBK STAT 2000 (CD)

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2000 (CD-ROM)

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Handbook of Statistics / Manuel de Statistiques de la CNUCED
14 Apr 2000
The UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics CD-ROM provides a comprehensive collection of statistical data relevant to the analysis of world trade, investment and development. This CD-ROM contains exclusive data relating to trade and development, some of which dates back to 1950. The statistics cover the f...
STAT WOMEN ASIA & PACIFIC 1999

Statistics on Women in Asia and the Pacific 1999

24 Mar 2000
This publication demonstrates how women have participated and contributed to the changes in the social and economic conditions of the region. It includes statistics on men so that an assessment of the relative status of women and men can be made and also provides a consistent set of demographic e...