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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...
DEV THE TRANS ASIAN RAILWAY SOUTH

Development of the Trans-Asian Railway

Trans-Asian Railway in the Southern Corridor of Asia-Europe Routes

28 Apr 2000
This publication identifies and evaluates the development and operation of a network of routes allowing through railway transport of containers between South Asia and Europe, southern China and Europe and Thailand and Europe. It also looks at the rails transportation of containers from Central As...
GDLNS ROAD SAFETY ACTION PLANS

Guidelines on Road Safety Action Plans and Programmes

24 Mar 2000
Road safety problems are increasing in many Asia and the Pacific countries and effective action needs to be taken if the situation is not to continue deteriorating. This publication presents road safety guidelines for Asia and the Pacific.
FAMILY & OLDER PERSONS BANGLADESH

Family and Older Persons in Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, The

Series:
Asian Population Studies Series
21 Jul 2000
The family remains the most important source of support for the elderly. However, socio-economic changes are undermining this traditional means of support. Through case studies on Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka this publication discusses the implications of Asia's population future for the fa...
FAMILY & OLDER PERSONS IN CHINA

Family and Older Persons in China, Indonesia and Thailand, The

Series:
Asian Population Studies Series
24 Mar 2000
The family remains the most important source of support for the elderly. However, socio-economic changes are undermining this traditional means of support. Through case studies on China, Indonesia and Thailand, this publication discusses the implications of Asia's population future for the family...
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...
WISTAT WOMEN

WISTAT

Women's Indicators and Statistics Database (CD-ROM)

9 Jun 2000
This is a global database of statistics and indicators available up to mid-1999, on gender, population and social development. It contains detailed statistics and indicators for 206 countries or areas of the world on a wide range of topics, including: population composition and distribution, educ...
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...
URBAN AGGLOMERATIONS 1999 CHART

United Nations Urban Agglomeration 1999 (Wall Chart)

Series:
Population Studies
9 Jun 2000
This Chart provides an alphabetical list of every urban agglomeration in the world that currently has 1 million or more in population. For each agglomeration, it lists the population size in 1999 and the projected size in 2015. It also gives figures for the population growth rate between 1995 and...