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SIGNI SIGNS & SIGNALS ON INLAND

SIGNI

Signs and Signals on Inland Waterways

9 Sep 2005
This volume contains the revised full text of the harmonized system of Signs and Symbols on Inland Waterways (SIGNI)
REC REL TRANSP MARCH DANG 4.1 EPR

Recommandations relatives au Transport des Marchandises Dangereuses: Manuel d'épreuves et de critères - Cinquième édition révisée, Amendement 1

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Recommandations relatives au transport des marchandises dangereuses: Epreuves et critères
26 Aug 2005
Le Manuel d’épreuves et de critères contient des critères, des méthodes d’épreuve et des procédures qu’il convient d’appliquer pour classer les marchandises dangereuses conformément aux dispositions des Parties 2 et 3 du Règlement type annexé aux Recommandations relatives au transport des marchan...
REC TRANSP DANG GOODS TESTS #4.1

Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Manual of Tests and Criteria - Fourth Revised Edition, Amendment 1

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Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Tests and Criteria
26 Aug 2005
Amendment to the fourth revised edition of the Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Manual of Tests and Criteria. This publication presents a compilation of the various tests and criteria that enable the competent authority to classify explosive substances and articles. It focuses...
SIGNI SIGNALISATION DES VOIES DE

SIGNI

Signalisation des Voies de Navigation Intérieure

26 Aug 2005
GLOBAL GOVERNANCE LESSONS FROM

Global Governance

Lessons from Europe - Gunnar Myrdal Lecture

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Occasional Paper
26 Aug 2005
Once a year, on the occasion of the Annual Session of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, the ECE invites a distinguished economist to deliver the Myrdal Lecture on a major international economic issue. The lecture series is named in honour of Gunnar Myrdal, first Executive Secreta...
GLOBAL HARMON SYST CLASS #1

Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)

First Revised Edition

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Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
12 Aug 2005
The use of chemical products to enhance and improve life is a widespread practice worldwide. Alongside the benefits of these products, there is also the potential for adverse effects to people and the environment. As a result a number of countries or organizations have developed laws or regulatio...
SYSTEME GENERAL HARMON SGH #1

Système Général Harmonisé de Classification et d'Etiquetage des Produits Chimiques (SGH) - Première Edition Révisée

Première Edition Révisée

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Système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH)
12 Aug 2005
Le Système général harmonisé de classification et d’étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH) décrit la classification et l'étiquetage des produits chimiques par types de danger. Il fournit une base pour l’harmonisation à l'échelle mondiale des prescriptions et réglementations applicables aux produ...
EOR 2005 SUPP17 ECE ANNUAL RPT

Economic Commission for Europe

Annual Report (27 February 2004 - 25 February 2005)

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Economic Commission for Europe (ECE) Biennial Report
15 Jul 2005
PROTOCOL POLLUTANT RELEASE TRANSF

Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers to the Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters

17 Jun 2005
The objective of this legally binding international instrument is to enhance public access to information through the establishment of coherent, nationwide pollutant release and transfer registers. Although regulating information on pollution, rather than pollution directly, the protocol is expec...
STAT YRBK OF THE ECE 2005

Trends in Europe and North America 2005

The Statistical Pocketbook of the Economic Commission for Europe (Includes the Thematic Atlas of Europe and North America CD-ROM)

17 Jun 2005
This Pocketbook contains a compilation of basic socio-economic statistics for all 55 member countries of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. It is aimed at a wide audience of users of international statistics who are not necessarily familiar with statistical terminology or with int...
NEW DEMOGRAPHIC REGIME POPULATION

The New Demographic Regime

Population Challenges and Policy Responses

20 May 2005
In the European context of low fertility, issues such as childbearing and parenting, morbidity and mortality, reproductive health and international migration, as well as global population and development trends, represent major challenges. These were the subjects discussed in depth at a high-leve...
REC TRANSP DANG GOODS #14

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

Model Regulations

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Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations
15 Jul 2005
Known as the Orange Book, this directory provides an extensive list of dangerous goods and their control in transport by air, rail, road, sea and inland waterways. It covers classification and definitions of all dangerous substances; packaging, labeling and relevant shipping documentation; and tr...
ENVIRO PERF REV BOSNIA HERZEG

Environmental Performance Reviews: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina - First Review

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ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
22 Apr 2005
The Environmental Performance Review of Bosnia and Herzegovina is the twentieth in the series published by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. The report covers twelve issues of importance to Bosnia and Herzegovina, divided into three sections, including the framework for environme...
ENVIRO PERF REV TAJIKISTAN

Environmental Performance Reviews: Tajikistan

Tajikistan - First Review

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ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
17 Jun 2005
Environmental Performance Reviews promote sustainable development throughout Europe. They present detailed studies on the environmental position of each country and examine the framework for environmental policy and management. This evaluation focuses on Tajikistan.
ECON SURVEY OF EUROPE 2005 #1

Economic Survey of Europe 2005, No.1

18 Nov 2005
The Economic and Social Survey of Europe provides statistics and a review of macroeconomic developments in Europe, the CIS and North America. This issue’s major conclusions are that the short-term outlook for Europe and the CIS is for economic growth to continue in 2005, albeit at significantly d...
HOUSING FINANCE SYSTEMS FOR CTRIES

Housing Finance Systems for Countries in Transition

Principles and Examples

17 Jun 2005
Housing plays an important role in a country’s economy and is often an individual’s biggest asset. The availability of housing finance is, therefore, crucial for overall economic development as well as for a household’s welfare and its quality of life. With the large-scale privatization of the ho...
EUROPE FOREST SECT OUTL 1960/2000

European Forest Sector Outlook Study 1960-2000-2020

Main Report

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Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
22 Apr 2005
This Study presents long term trends for supply and demand of forest products and services and outlook to 2020, in Western and Eastern Europe and four major CIS countries, including Russia. It reviews trends for the forest resource, trade, markets and recycling. It stresses the future shift in t...
PROCESS EUROPEAN INTEGRATION FUTUR

Process of European Integration and the Future of Europe, The

Gunnar Myrdal Lecture

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Occasional Paper
8 Apr 2005
The Mydral Lecture, delivered by Nobel laureate Professor Joseph E. Stiglitz at the Palais des Nations, Geneva, on 11 February 2004 is presented in this paper. In his lecture, Prof. Stiglitz offers observations about the present economic and political conditions in an integrated Europe and the ch...
SUSTAINAB DEV BIOFUEL USE WAY

Sustainable Development and Biofuel Use as a Way Towards the Kyoto Protocol Implementation and Enhanced Complex Utilization of Wood Raw Material and Peat

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Discussion Papers on Sustainable Forest Management
8 Apr 2005
This publication is the first of a series of discussion papers on sustainable forest management published by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) in English and Russian. The series is a result of the workshops and expert meetings in the context of a UNECE project focused on s...
CTRY PROFILES THE HOUSING RUSSIAN

Country Profiles on the Housing Sector

Russian Federation

25 Feb 2005
The country profiles on the housing sector are intended to assist the Governments of countries with economies in transition in improving the performance of their housing sector while promoting sustainable development. This profile, based on field research conducted in a selected number of region...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADN 2005 2V

Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Voies de Navigation Intérieures (ADN) 2005

y compris le Règlement annexé, en vigueur le 1er janvier 2015

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Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par voies de navigation intérieures (ADN)
11 Feb 2005
L’accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par voies de navigation intérieures (AND) fait à Genève en mai 2000 sous l’égide de la Commission économique des Nations Unies pour l’Europe. La version mise à jour des régulations annexes, revues et corrigées le 1 ...
SISTEMA GLOBAL ARMONIZADO

Sistema Globalmente Armonizado de Clasificación y Etiquetado de Productos Químicos (SGA)

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Sistema globalmente armonizado de clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos (SGA)
14 Jan 2005
El empleo de productos químicos para mejorar la calidad de vida es una práctica difundida en todo el mundo. Sin embargo, si bien estos productos pueden ser benéficos, también pueden presentar efectos adversos para los seres humanos o el medio ambiente. Por esa razón, cierto número de países y org...
CLEARING THE AIR 25 YEARS THE CONV

Clearing the Air

25 Years of the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution

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Air Pollution Studies
14 Jan 2005
The publication of this book marks the 25th anniversary of the UNECE Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution, one of the oldest and more successful multilateral international treaties protecting the environment. It shows the Convention as seen through the eyes of experts, delegates, ...
ECON SURVEY OF EUROPE 2004 #2

Economic Survey of Europe 2004, No.2

14 Jan 2005
This publication discusses the current economic situation in Europe, North America, and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). It looks at recent economic developments and provides an analysis of sustainable development in the Economic Commission for Europe (ECE) region. This is the secon...
FINANCING ENERGY EFFICIENCY & CLIM

Financing Energy Efficiency and Climate Change Mitigation

A Guide for Investors in Belarus, Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation, and Ukraine

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ECE Energy Series
10 Feb 2006
This report is part of a series of publications that review the performance of multilateral institutions in promoting and financing energy efficiency improvements in selected economies in transition. The cases of Belarus, Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, Russian Federation and Ukraine are presented. These a...