Economic and Social Development

ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V23 #2 12/2016

Asia-Pacific Development Journal, Vol. 23, No. 2, December 2016

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Asia-Pacific Development Journal
18 Apr 2017
The Asia-Pacific Development Journal is published twice a year by the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. Its primary objective is to provide a medium for the exchange of knowledge, experience, ideas, information and data on all aspects of economic and social development in t...
AFRICA RENEWAL SPECIAL ED 2017

Africa Renewal, Special Edition 2017

Special Edition on Youth

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Africa Renewal
18 Apr 2017
The Africa Renewal magazine examines the many issues that confront the people of Africa, its leaders and its international partners: sustainable development goals, economic reform, debt, education, health, women's empowerment, conflict and civil strife, democratization, investment, trade, regiona...
OBJECTIFS DEVELOPP DURABLE 2016

Rapport sur les Objectifs de développement durable 2016

18 Apr 2017
Le rapport 2016 sur les Objectifs de développement durable fournit le premier compte rendu de la situation du monde au début de notre voyage vers un futur durable pour les individus et la planète. Ce rapport inaugural de progression offre une vue d'ensemble des 17 Objectifs de développement durab...
OBJETIVOS DESARROLLO SOSTENI 2016

Informe de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible 2016

18 Apr 2017
El Informe de los Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible 2016 proporciona la exposición principal de dónde se encuentra el mundo al principio de nuestro recorrido hacia un futuro sostenible para las personas y el planeta. Este informe del proceso inaugural presenta un panorama general de 17 Objetivos...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 2016

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 2016

The Region Amid the Tensions of Globalization

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
18 Apr 2017
The 2016 edition of Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy reviews international and regional developments from a trade perspective, describing the principal global economic trends and structural changes in international trade, the main areas of trade growth and the changes these dr...
MONTHLY BULL STAT V71 #2 FEB 2017

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics, February 2017

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Monthly Bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin Mensuel de Statistique (Ser. Q)
24 Mar 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...
HUMAN DEV RPT 2016

Human Development Report 2016

Human Development for Everyone

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Human Development Report
21 Mar 2017
This report focuses on how human development can be ensured for everyone, now and in future. It starts with an account of the hopes and challenges of today’s world, envisioning where humanity wants to go. This vision draws from and builds on the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals. ...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #120 12/2016

Revista de la CEPAL No.120, Diciembre 2016

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Revista de la CEPAL
17 Mar 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 ...
RESOURCE EFFICIENCY POTENTIAL

Resource Efficiency

Potential and Economic Implications Summary for Policy-Makers

16 Mar 2017
This report documents many examples of best practices for increasing the resource efficiency of different sectors from countries around the world. Key findings show that policies and initiatives to improve resource efficiency and tackle climate change can reduce global resource extraction by up t...
PRELIM OVERVIEW ECON LAT AMER 2016

Preliminary Overview of the Economies of Latin America and the Caribbean 2016

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Preliminary overview of the economy of Latin America and the Caribbean
16 Mar 2017
This publication highlights a regional slowdown in GDP growth. It argues that the currency depreciation seen in several countries in the region could, if sustained, increase incentives for investment in tradeable sectors other than the region’s traditional exports (commodities), while redirecting...