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REC REL TRANSP MARCH DANG #20

Recommandations relatives au transport des marchandises dangereuses: Règlement type - Vingtième édition révisée

Vingtième édition révisée

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Recommandations relatives au transport des marchandises dangereuses: Réglement Type
26 Jun 2017
Le Règlement type traite de la classification des marchandises dangereuses, de leur énumération, de l'utilisation, de la construction, des épreuves et des agréments des emballages et des citernes mobiles, ainsi que des procédures d'expédition incluant le marquage, l'étiquetage, le placardage et l...
REC TRANSP DANG GOODS #20

Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations - Twentieth Revised Edition

Model Regulations (20th Revised Edition - Vol. I & II)

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Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations
9 Jun 2017
The Model Regulations cover the classification of dangerous goods and their listing, the use, construction, testing and approval of packagings and portable tanks, and the consignment procedures (marking, labelling, placarding and documentation). They aim at ensuring a high level of safety by prev...
EUROPEAN GAS MARKET DEVELOPMENTS

European Gas Market Developments

Assessment of Market Trends in Liquefied Natural Gas

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ECE Energy Series
9 Jun 2017
This report provides insights and guidance on developments and needs in the natural gas market. The report, drafted by the Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs for the UNECE Group of Experts on Gas, and in collaboration with a broad range of natural gas stakeholders fr...
CONVENTION TRANSBOUNDARY EFFECTS

Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents

As Amended on 15 December 2015

9 Jun 2017
The publication presents in English, French and Russian the text of this multilateral environmental agreement, the Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents, as amended on 15 December 2015.
COUNTRY PROFILE ON ARMENIA

Country Profiles on Housing and Land Management

Republic of Armenia

25 Apr 2017
This Country Profile is the second for the Republic of Armenia. It contains an in-depth analysis of its housing, urban development and land management sectors while focusing on specific challenges or achievements in these sectors. These include housing provision and affordability; management and ...
PILOT PROJECT SEMAFOR

Pilot Project on the System for the Evaluation of the Management of Forests (SEMAFOR)

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Geneva Timber and Forest Discussion Papers
18 Apr 2017
The study presents the results of the SEMAFOR (System for the Evaluation of the MAnagement of FORests) pilot study, which tested the method through voluntary assessment of the sustainability of forest management in European countries, on the basis of the Pan-European set of criteria and indicator...
UNECE POLICY GENDER EQUALITY

UNECE Policy for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

Supporting the SDGs implementation in the UNECE region 2016-2020

18 Apr 2017
This publication includes the UNECE Policy for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. In line with the UNECE’s mandate to mainstream gender in its work, and following the framework of the UN-SWAP, the publication looks at how ECE could further promote gender equality principles and strateg...
GUIDE ON MEASURING HUMAN CAPITAL

Guide on Measuring Human Capital

3 Mar 2017
The idea of viewing individuals’ knowledge and abilities as an asset—as human capital—can be traced back to the work of Adam Smith in the 18th century. But human capital is intangible, and hence hard to define and measure. Increasingly, however, policymakers are calling for ways to understand and...
RECOMMEND AGEING RELATED STATISTIC

Recommendations on Ageing-related Statistics

17 Feb 2017
Across the UNECE region, and indeed across most of the world, populations are ageing, bringing both challenges and opportunities which require a carefully devised and evidence-based policy response. Ageing affects virtually all domains of society, from labour markets and public finances to healt...