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Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia
STAT ABSTRACT ARAB REGION #33

Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region, Issue No. 33

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Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
18 Mar 2014
The thirty-third issue of the Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region presents time series statistics and indicators on economic and social issues in all fourteen Arab Region member countries. The Abstract is divided into twelve chapters addressing the following topics: population; labour force; ...
ARAB SOCIETY COMP SOC STAT #11

Arab Society: A Compendium of Social Statistics

A Compendium of Social Statistics - Issue No.11

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Arab Society: A Compendium of Social Statistics
7 Oct 2014
The Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators is a biennial publication published by the Statistics Division of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). It typically focuses on such areas as population, education, households and family, human settlements, health and econo...
POPULAT & DEV RPT DEV POLICY IMPL

Population and Development Report, Issue No.6

Development Policy Implications of Age-Structural Transitions in Arab Countries

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Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) Population and Development Report
18 Sep 2014
This report shows that the Arab countries are currently undergoing profound age-structural transitions which will have significant implications for their development. It argues that countries can best manage and benefit from the consequences of the age structural transitions taking place across t...
SURV ECON SOC DEV ARAB 2012

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region 2012-2013

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Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region
18 Mar 2014
The Survey of Economic and Social Development in the Arab Region 2012-2013 assesses the most recent economic and social developments of Arab countries, using the data that became available by the 2nd quarter of 2013. The immediate policy challenge for most of Arab countries is to create employmen...
STAT ABSTRACT ARAB REGION #32

Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region, Issue No. 32

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Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
12 Nov 2013
The thirty-second issue of the Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region presents time series statistics and indicators on economic and social issues in all fourteen Arab Region member countries. The Abstract is divided into twelve chapters addressing the following topics: population; labour force;...
INVENTORY SHARED WATER RES W ASIA

Inventory of Shared Water Resources in Western Asia

30 Oct 2013
This publication is the first UN-led effort to make a comprehensive assessment of the state of transboundary surface and groundwater resources in the Middle East. It follows a standardized structure, with eight surface water chapters and 19 groundwater chapters that systematically address hydrolo...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ARAB REG #21

External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region, Twenty-first Issue

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External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
31 Jul 2013
The Bulletin presents data and statistical indicators on external trade in goods of Arab Countries. Data are presented in time series until 2011 and were drawn primarily from national sources, as well as from secondary sources where appropriate. It provides total and detailed data on intraregiona...
BULLETIN POP VITAL STAT ESCWA #15

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region, Fifteenth Issue

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Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region
8 May 2013
The Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, issue 15, disseminates data on population, fertility, mortality, marriages and divorces from different national sources: surveys, censuses as well as from the vital registration system. For accuracy purposes, data have been chec...
BULLET INDUS STAT ARAB #07 2004/10

Bulletin of Industrial Statistics for Arab Countries - Seventh Issue

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Bulletin of Industrial Statistics in the Arab Region
28 Feb 2013
This publication provides detailed industrial data of Arab countries for policy-makers, analysts and researchers. It includes time series of data and indicators for the period 2004- 2010. The Bulletin is divided into two parts. Part I includes summary tables on the overall industrial trends like ...
SURV ECON SOC DEV ARAB 2011/12

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2011-2012

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Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region
18 Mar 2013
The Survey of Economic and Social Development in the Arab Region 2011-2012 assesses the most recent economic and social developments in the Arab region, using the data that became available by the 2nd quarter of 2012. It found that GDP growth performance between major oil producers and the rest o...
ESCWA POP & DEV RPT #5 2011

Population and Development Report, Issue No.5

Youth Exclusion in the ESCWA Region: Demographic, Economic, Educational and Cultural Factors

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Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) Population and Development Report
31 Jul 2013
This publication is one of a series of analytical Reports issued by the Population and Social Development Section of the Social Development Division at the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). It aims to deepen knowledge of the interrelation between population and development ...
GLOSSARY SHARED WATER RESOURCES

Glossary of Shared Water Resources

Technical, Socio-economic and Legal Terminology

22 Feb 2013
This glossary was prepared by the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), in cooperation with the Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR) of Germany. It is a response to a request from the sixth session of the Committee of Water Resources at ESCWA, which cal...
SURV ECON SOC DEV ESCWA 2010/11

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2010-2011

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Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region
24 Oct 2012
This book assesses feasible financing strategies for policymakers to follow in pursuance of human development, taking as reference the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and their achievement by 2015. These strategies are analyzed in the context of broader concerns of economic de...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ESCWA #20

External Trade Bulletin of the ESCWA Region, Twentieth Issue

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External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
13 Jul 2012
This Bulletin presents data and statistical indicators on external trade in goods of ESCWA member countries. Data are presented in time series until 2010 and were drawn primarily from national sources, as well as from secondary sources where appropriate. The Bulletin comprises three parts: Part I...
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #31

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, Issue No. 31

Series:
Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
30 Jul 2012
The Statistical Abstract presents time series statistics and indicators on economic and social issues in all fourteen Arab Region member countries, addressing the following topics: population; labour force; education and illiteracy; health; gender equality; national accounts; energy; industry; tr...
ARAB SOCIETY COMP SOC STAT #10

Arab Society: Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators, 2010-2011 - Issue No.10

Issue No.10

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Arab Society: A Compendium of Social Statistics
30 Jul 2012
The Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators is a biennial publication published by the Statistics Division of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). It typically focuses on such areas as population, education, households and family, human settlements, health and econo...
BULL POP VITAL STAT ESCWA #14

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, Fourteenth Issue

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Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region
30 Jul 2012
The Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, Issue 14, disseminates data on population, fertility, mortality, marriages and divorces from different national sources: surveys, censuses as well as from the vital registration system. For accuracy purposes, data have been chec...
ESCWA WATER DEV RPT #4

ESCWA Water Development Report 4

National Capacities for the Management of Shared Water Resources in ESCWA Member Countries

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ESCWA Series on Water Development
31 Aug 2012
This report focuses on national and regional capacities for the management of shared water resources in ESCWA member countries. Specific attention is paid to the legal frameworks for shared water resources management and the ways in which legal instruments and agreements can support integrated wa...
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #30

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, Issue No.30

Issue No.30

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Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
13 Jul 2012
This publication presents time series comparative statistics and indicators on core areas of economic and social development in the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia’s (ESCWA) member countries for 2010. This issue of the Statistical Abstract provides statistics of the following them...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ESCWA #19

External Trade Bulletin of the ESCWA Region, Nineteenth Issue

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External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
16 May 2011
This issue presents data and statistical indicators on external trade in goods of ESCWA member countries. Data are presented in time series until 2009 and were drawn primarily from national sources, as well as from secondary sources where appropriate. This issue of the Bulletin, which provides to...
SURV ECON SOC DEV ESCWA 2009/10

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the ESCWA Region 2009-2010

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Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region
6 Mar 2012
This year's Survey looks at the effect that the global financial crisis has had on economies and social development in the Western Asia region. The Survey shows that while some economies have weathered the global recession well, the impact on others has been significant. It is possible that the n...
BULL POP VITAL STAT ESCWA #13

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, Thirteeth Issue

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Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region
21 Sep 2011
The Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, issue 13, disseminates data on population, fertility, mortality, marriages and divorces from different national sources: surveys, censuses as well as from the vital registration system. For accuracy purposes, data have been chec...
REVIEW INFO TECHN COMM DEV #14 (A)

Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia, Issue 14 (Arabic language)

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Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia (Arabic)
21 Sep 2011
This issue of the Review of Information and Communications Technology for Development in Western Asia addresses the reality and prospects of the Free and Open Source Software in the Arab region, with a focus on its impact on development, which is manifested in giving opportunities to build local ...
REVIEW INFO TECHN COMM DEV #13 (A)

Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia, Issue 13 (Arabic Language)

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Review of Information Technology and Communications for Development in Western Asia (Arabic)
18 Nov 2010
This issue of the Bulletin of Information and Communications Technology for Development in Western Asia contains a review and analysis of the status of information society in the ESCWA region four years after the World Summit for Information Technology, through a follow-up of the implementation o...
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #29

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, Issue No. 29

Series:
Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
4 Jun 2010
This publication presents time series comparative statistics and indicators on core areas of economic and social development in the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia’s (ESCWA) member countries for 2009. This issue of the Statistical Abstract provides statistics of the following them...
BULLET INDUS STAT ARAB #06 2001/07

Bulletin for Industrial Statistics for the Arab Countries - Sixth Issue

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Bulletin of Industrial Statistics in the Arab Region
14 May 2010
The Bulletin aims to provide detailed industrial data on Arab countries for the users of such statistics, including policymakers, analysts and researchers, in order to assist them in meeting their needs in this area. The publication includes time series of data and indicators for the period 2001-...
BULLETIN POP VITAL STAT ESCWA #11

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, Eleventh Issue

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Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the Arab Region
15 Sep 2010
The Bulletin provides data and statistics on the countries of the Economic Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) covering population, fertility and mortality, marriages and divorces. This issue includes vital statistic and indicators from 2000 to the date of preparation of the publication. This bil...