Economic and Social Development

MONTHLY BULL STAT V71 #8 AUG 2017

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, August 2017

Series:
Monthly Bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin Mensuel de Statistique (Ser. Q)
22 Sep 2017
Each issue of the Monthly Bulletin of Statistics (MBS) presents current economic and social statistics for more than 200 countries and territories of the world. Written in French and English, it contains over 50 tables of monthly and/or annual and quarterly data on a variety of subjects illustrat...
ASSESS DEV RESULTS EQUATORIAL GUI

Assessment of Development Results - Equatorial Guinea

Evaluation of UNDP Contribution

Series:
Assessment of Development Results
22 Sep 2017
The Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) conducts country evaluations called “Assessments of Development Results (ADRs)” to capture and demonstrate evaluative evidence of UNDP’s contributions to development results at the country level, as well as t...
SUSTAINABLE SOCIAL DEV ASIA PACI

Sustainable Social Development in Asia and the Pacific

Towards a People-centred Transformation

22 Sep 2017
The Asia-Pacific region’s impressive economic growth and remarkable achievements in poverty reduction have not succeeded in closing gaps in income between the rich and poor, nor the unequal access to, for example, health care and education among other basic services. These gaps disproportionately...
EVALUAT UNDP STARTEGIC PLAN & GLOB

Evaluation of the UNDP Strategic Plan and Global and Regional Programmes

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Thematic Evaluation Reports
22 Sep 2017
IEO and UNDP carried out an ‘Evaluation of the UNDP Strategic Plan, Global Programme, and Regional Programmes (2014-17)’ with the purpose of strengthening UNDP accountability to global and national development partners, supporting the development of the next Strategic Plan, and supporting organi...
RURAL INDUST POLICY STRENGTH VALUE

Rural industrial policy and strengthening value chains

Series:
ECLAC Books / Libros de la CEPAL
22 Sep 2017
This book underscores the need for a rural industrial policy that promotes a structural change based on innovation, greater value added and better employment and living conditions, all in harmony with the environment. The proposal builds on the experience of the Economic Commission for Latin Amer...
STAT YRBK LATIN AMERICA 2016

Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2016

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Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean / Anuario estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe
21 Sep 2017
The Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean presents a set of basic statistics that characterize the economic, sociodemographic and environmental situation of the region in relation to a particular period. This information is part of the set of statistics available at CEPALSTAT, ...
ASSESS DEV RESULTS PAKISTAN

Assessment of Development Results - Pakistan

Evaluation of UNDP Contribution

Series:
Assessment of Development Results
18 Sep 2017
The Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) conducts country evaluations called “Assessments of Development Results (ADRs)” to capture and demonstrate evaluative evidence of UNDP’s contributions to development results at the country level. UNDP has bee...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #122 08/2017

Revista de la CEPAL No.122, Agosto 2017

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Revista de la CEPAL
18 Sep 2017
La Revista CEPAL se fundó en 1976 y es una publicación cuatrimestral de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe, de las Naciones Unidas, con sede en Santiago de Chile. El objetico de la Revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, con ...
BREAKING THE IMPASSE: REDUCING PRO

Breaking the Impasse

Reducing Protracted Internal Displacement as a Collective Outcome

Series:
OCHA Policy and Studies Series
9 Sep 2017
The global number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) has reached an all-time high, as an increasing number of IDPs remain displaced for years or even decades. Tens of millions of IDPs are dependent on humanitarian assistance or live far below the poverty line in substandard housing without se...