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GOOD PRAC REC APP CONV NUCLEAR (R)

Good Practice Recommendations on the Application of the Convention to Nuclear Energy-related Activities (Russian language)

Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context (Espoo Convention)

30 Mar 2018
The Good Practice Recommendations on the Application of the Convention to Nuclear Energy-related Activities describe existing good practice on the application of transboundary environmental impact assessment (EIA) procedures in the field of nuclear energy. Their objective is to facilitate the exc...
GOOD PRAC REC APP CONV NUCLEAR

Good Practice Recommendations on the Application of the Convention to Nuclear Energy-related Activities

Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context (Espoo Convention)

27 Mar 2018
The Good Practice Recommendations on the Application of the Convention to Nuclear Energy-related Activities describe existing good practice on the application of transboundary environmental impact assessment (EIA) procedures in the field of nuclear energy. Their objective is to facilitate the exc...
CONV ENVIRON IMP ASSESS TRANSB

Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context (As Amended on 27 February 2001 and on 4 June 2004)

22 Feb 2018
Environmental threats do not respect national borders. Governments have realized that to avert this danger they must notify and consult each other on all major projects under consideration that might have adverse environmental impact across borders. The Espoo Convention is a key step to bringing ...
GLOBAL TRACKING FRAMEWORK (R)

Global Tracking Framework (Russian language)

UNECE Progress in Sustainable Energy

Series:
ECE Energy Series (Russian)
3 Oct 2018
The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) regional Global Tracking Framework report is part of a series of multi-agency assessments that monitor progress towards the three Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG 7) objectives. This first edition of the report builds upon the 2017 Glob...
GLOBAL TRACKING FRAMEWORK

Global Tracking Framework

UNECE Progress in Sustainable Energy

Series:
ECE Energy Series
17 Dec 2018
The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) regional Global Tracking Framework report is part of a series of multi-agency assessments that monitor progress towards the three Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG 7) objectives. This first edition of the report builds upon the 2017 Glob...
COORD OPERATIONS FLEX COAL

Coordinated Operations of Flexible Coal and Renewable Energy Power Plants

Challenges and Opportunities

Series:
ECE Energy Series
17 Dec 2018
The electricity sector is rapidly changing. Faced with the challenge of climate change, coal consumption is declining. Policy designs focus on raising the penetration of renewable energy. However, there are still drawbacks that prevent renewable energy from being adopted at industrial scale. It i...
GUIDE ON POVERTY MEASUREMENT (R)

Guide on Poverty Measurement (Russian language)

2 Nov 2018
Poverty is increasingly recognized as a global phenomenon. The call for internationally comparable poverty measures is especially strong in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Moreover, the recent economic crisis has heightened the need for reliable and timely statistics f...
GUIDE ON POVERTY MEASUREMENT

Guide on Poverty Measurement

9 Nov 2018
Poverty is increasingly recognized as a global phenomenon. The call for internationally comparable poverty measures is especially strong in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Moreover, the recent economic crisis has heightened the need for reliable and timely statistics f...
GUIDE VALUING UNPAID HOUSE SERV

Guide on Valuing Unpaid Household Service Work

15 Mar 2018
This publication discusses the concept of unpaid household service work, focuses on identifying methodological and implementation issues with measuring own-use production work of services, and the challenges associated with both the measurement of labour input and the subsequent valuation. It pro...
ECE COMM ON FORESTS & FOREST IND

ECE Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry and FAO European Forestry Commission

70 Years Working Together in the Service of Forests and People

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Geneva Timber and Forest Discussion Papers
22 Feb 2018
The ECE Timber Committee and the FAO European Forestry Commission emerged from the International Timber Conference held in 1947 as the key elements of the United Nations tasked with working on matters related to the forest sector in Europe. During their first 70 years of joint activity, the Commi...
BEST PRAC POL GUID LIQUEFIED

Best Practice Policy Guidance for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Small Scale LNG - Truck Loading

Series:
ECE Energy Series
17 Dec 2018
Natural gas, including liquefied natural gas (LNG), has clear environmental benefits over other, more carbon-intensive fossil fuels. Substituting other fossil fuels by natural gas can substantially reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and of other pollutants (particulate matter, and oxides of nitro...
FOREST PROD ANN MARKET 2016/17

Forest Products Annual Market Review 2016-2017

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Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
28 Feb 2018
This publication provides a comprehensive analysis of markets in the UNECE region and reports on the main market influences outside the UNECE region. It covers the range of products from the forest to the end-user: from roundwood and primary processed products to value-added and housing. Statisti...
REC REL TRANSP MERC PELIG #6.1

Recomendaciones relativas al transporte de mercancías peligrosas. Manual de pruebas y criterios. Sexta edición revisada - Enmienda 1

Sexta edición revisada. Enmienda 1

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Recomendaciones Relativas al Transporte de Mercancías Peligrosas: Pruebas y Criterios
15 Mar 2018
El Manual de Pruebas y Criterios contiene los criterios, métodos y procedimientos de prueba que se deben utilizar para la clasificación de mercancías peligrosas de acuerdo con las disposiciones de las partes 2 y 3 de las Recomendaciones de las Naciones Unidas para el Transporte de Mercancías Peli...
REC REL TRANSP MARCH DANG #6.1

Recommandations relatives au transport des marchandises dangereuses. Manuel d'épreuves et de critères. Sixième édition révisée - Amendement 1

Sixième édition révisée. Amendement 1

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Recommandations relatives au transport des marchandises dangereuses: Epreuves et critères
8 Feb 2018
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 TRANS DANG GOODS TESTS #6.1

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

Amendment 1 of the 6th Revised Edition

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Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Tests and Criteria
8 Feb 2018
The Manual of Tests and Criteria contains criteria, test methods and procedures to be used for classification of dangerous goods according to the provisions of Parts 2 and 3 of the United Nations Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, Model Regulations , as well as of chemicals pres...
REGULAT PROCED BARR TRADE: MOLDOVA

Regulatory and Procedural Barriers to Trade in the Republic of Moldova

Needs Assessment

15 Nov 2017
This study is a contribution to the Republics of Moldova’s trade development efforts. It provides action-oriented recommendations, which draw on extensive primary information collected during face-to-face interviews using UNECE evaluation methodology and consultations with public and private stak...
AGRMT INTL CARR PERISH ATP 2017

Agreement on the International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs and on the Special Equipment to be Used for Such Carriage

(ATP) as amended on 6 January 2018

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Agreement on the International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs and on the Special Equipment to be Used for such Carriage (ATP)
8 Feb 2018
The ATP is an Agreement between States, and there is no overall enforcing authority. In practice, highway checks are carried out by Contracting Parties, and non-compliance may then result in legal action by national authorities against offenders in accordance with their domestic legislation.
INVENT MAIN STAND E WATER R3

Inventory of Main Standards and Parameters of the E Waterway Network

"Blue Book", Third Revised Edition

18 Sep 2017
This book presents a regularly updated inventory of existing and envisaged standards and parameters of E waterways (Pan-European network of inland waterways of international importance) and ports in Europe and shows, on an internationally comparable basis, the current inland navigation infrastruc...
PROT STRAT ENVIRO ASSES CONV

Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment to the Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context

31 Jul 2017
The publication contains the text of the 2003 United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Protocol on Strategic Environmental Assessment to the Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context, as corrected through a correction procedure completed in 2017. The co...
REC TRANSP DANG GOODS #20 (R)

Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations - Twentieth Revised Edition (Russian language)

Twentieth Revised Edition - (Vol. I & II)

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Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model Regulations (Russian)
8 Feb 2018
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...
REC REL TRANSP MARCH DANG #20

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

Vingtième édition révisée - (Vol. I & II)

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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...