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STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018 (G)

State of World Population 2018 (German language)

The Power of Choice - Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

16 Nov 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018 (P)

Situação da população mundial 2018

O poder de escolha - Direitos reprodutivos e a transição demográfica

23 Nov 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018 (R)

State of World Population 2018 (Russian language)

The Power of Choice - Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

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State of World Population (Russian language)
23 Oct 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018 (A)

State of World Population 2018 (Arabic language)

The Power of Choice - Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

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State of World Population (Arabic language)
2 Nov 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
STATE FOOD & AGRI 2018 (S)

El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación

Migración, agricultura y desarrollo rural

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El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación
15 Oct 2018
La migración es una realidad mundial en crecimiento que permite que millones de personas busquen nuevas oportunidades. Sin embargo, también plantea dificultades para los migrantes y para las sociedades, tanto en las zonas de origen como en las de destino. En este informe se analizan los flujos mi...
STATE FOOD & AGRI 2018 (F)

La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2018

Migrations, agriculture et développement rural

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La situation mondiale de l'alimentation et de l'agriculture
15 Oct 2018
Les migrations sont un phénomène mondial en expansion qui concerne des millions de personnes en quête d’un avenir meilleur. Elles sont porteuses de défis pour les migrants eux-mêmes et pour les sociétés, aussi bien dans les régions de départ que dans les régions d’arrivée. La situation mondiale d...
STATE OF FOOD & AGRICULTURE 2018

The State of Food and Agriculture 2018

Migration, Agriculture and Rural Development

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The State of Food and Agriculture
23 Oct 2018
Migration is an expanding global reality, one that allows millions of people to seek new opportunities. But it also involves challenges for migrants and for societies, both in areas of origin and of destination. This report analyses migratory flows – internal and international – and how they are ...
STANDARDS SUSTAIN DEVELOPMENT GOAL

Standards for the Sustainable Development Goals

18 Jan 2019
This publication provides an overview of how international standards are used by policymakers to support sustainability and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It is based on case studies that illustrate the use of standards for SDG 6, Clean Water and Sanitation, SDG 7, Standards fo...
SOCIAL OUTLOOK ASIA & PACIFIC

Social Outlook for Asia and the Pacific

Poorly Protected

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Social Outlook for Asia and the Pacific
18 Jan 2019
This publication points out that to reduce poverty in Asia and the Pacific, countries need to step up their investment in people, in particular on social protection, education and health care. To be effective, existing social development policies need to reach the furthest behind. This requires p...
METODOLOGÍAS DE LA CEPAL NO. 1

Los números índices y su relación con la economía

Metodologías de la CEPAL no. 1

4 Oct 2018
Los números índices constituyen el instrumento básico para sintetizar las estadísticas económicas de modo que las fórmulas utilizadas permitan expresar y describir, por ejemplo, el crecimiento económico de un país o la tasa de inflación de una economía, y también para realizar comparaciones inter...
REVISTA CEPAL SUPLEMENTO ESPECIAL

Revista de la CEPAL Suplemento Especial

Manuscritos de las clases dictadas por Raúl Prebisch en Buenos Aires sobre la dinámica económica (6 de agosto a 22 de octubre de 1948)

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Revista de la CEPAL
5 Oct 2018
La Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL) celebró 70 años de existencia el 25 de febrero de 2018. Con este motivo, ha realizado diversas actividades conmemorativas, entre las cuales sobresale la elaboración de un conjunto de publicaciones en que se revisan la historia y el pre...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #125 08/2018

Revista de la CEPAL No.125, Agosto 2018

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Revista de la CEPAL
26 Oct 2018
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 ...
NATL ACCT STATS 2017 MAIN AGG

National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables 2017 (Five-volume Set)

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National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables
8 Nov 2018
This publication contains detailed official national accounts data for over 200 countries or areas of the World for the years 2006 to 2017. It is a valuable source of information on the state and structure of economies worldwide. The data for each country or area are presented in separate chapter...
CEPAL REVIEW #124 04/2018

CEPAL Review No.124, April 2018

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CEPAL Review
23 Oct 2018
Cepal Review is the leading journal for the study of economic and social development issues in Latin America and the Caribbean. Edited by the Economic Commission for Latin America, each issue focuses on economic trends, industrialization, income distribution, technological development and monetar...
UNCTAD HNDBK STAT 2018

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2018

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Handbook of Statistics / Manuel de Statistiques de la CNUCED
27 Dec 2018
The UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics was first launched in 1967. Over the past 50 years, the handbook has evolved to incorporate new statistics and ensure that readers have access to the best possible information available. The 2018 edition of the Handbook continues in this tradition of excellence a...
AN UNFAIR START: INEQUALIT(I)

Partire svantaggiati

La disuguaglianza educativa tra i bambini dei paesi ricchi

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Innocenti Report Card (Italian language)
15 Jan 2019
Il presente rapporto è dedicato alle disuguaglianze nell'ambito educativo in 41 dei paesi più ricchi del mondo, tutti membri dell'Organizzazione per la cooperazione e lo sviluppo economico (OCSE) e/o dell'Unione europea (UE). Utilizzando i dati più recenti disponibili, prende in esame le disuguag...
AN UNFAIR START: INEQUALIT(S)

Un comienzo injusto

La desigualdad en la educación de los niños en los países ricos

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Report card de Innocenti
16 Jan 2019
Este informe se centra en las desigualdades educativas en 41 de los países más ricos del mundo, todos ellos miembros de la Organización de Cooperación y Desarrollo Económicos (OCDE) o de la Unión Europea (UE). A partir de los datos más recientes disponibles, se examinan las desigualdades a lo lar...
AN UNFAIR START: INEQUALIT(F)

Un départ dans la vie marqué par les injustices

Inégalités scolaires chez les enfants dans les pays riches

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Bilan innocenti
30 Oct 2018
Un départ dans la vie marqué par les injustices : inégalités scolaires dans les pays riches, classe 41 pays membres de l'Union européenne et de l'Organisation de coopération et de développement économique (OCDE) sur l'étendue des inégaltés scolaires, aux niveaux préscolaire, primaire et secondair...
HUMAN DEV INDICE & INDICA 2018

Human Development Indices and Indicators: 2018 Statistical Update

18 Sep 2018
Human Development Indices and Indicators: 2018 Statistical Update is being released to ensure consistency in reporting on key human development indices and statistics. It provides a brief overview of the state of human development—snapshots of current conditions as well as long-term trends in hum...
AN UNFAIR START: INEQUALITY IN CHI

An Unfair Start

Inequality in Children's Education in Rich Countries

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Innocenti Report Card
8 Feb 2019
This report focuses on educational inequalities in 41 of the world's richest countries, all of which are members of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and/or the European Union (EU). Using the most recent data available, it examines inequalities across childhood -- ...
UN DEMOGRAPH YRBK 2017 V68

United Nations Demographic Yearbook 2017

Sixty-eighth issue

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Demographic Yearbook (Ser. R)
21 Jan 2019
Demographic Yearbook 2017 is the sixty-eighth edition in a series published since 1948. Through the cooperation with the National Statistical Offices, official demographic statistics are compiled in the Yearbook, as available, for more than 230 countries and areas of the world up to the reference...
TRANS CORP V25 #2

Transnational Corporations Vol.25 No.2

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Transnational Corporations
5 Dec 2018
Transnational Corporations is a policy-oriented journal for the publication of research on the activities of transnational corporations and their implication for economic development. Articles accepted for publication in this issue report on the following research themes: international tax
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2018

State of World Population 2018

The Power of Choice - Reproductive Rights and the Demographic Transition

Series:
State of World Population
17 Oct 2018
Human rights are universal, interrelated and interconnected. This publication highlights the fact that reproductive rights, one of the most fundamental rights inherent to all persons and one of the most intimate choices a person can make, are still not available to all. Evidence remains that the ...
INDEX PROC ECON SOC COUN 2017

Index to Proceedings of the Economic and Social Council 2017

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Index to proceedings of the Economic and Social Council
17 Dec 2018
The Index to Proceedings of the Economic and Social Council is a bibliographic guide to the proceedings and documentation of the Economic and Social Council. This issue covers the 2017 session of the Council including the organizational and substantive session. The Index is divided in two parts c...
STAT YRBK 2018 61ST ISS

Statistical Yearbook 2018, Sixty-first Issue

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United Nations Statistical Yearbook / Annuaire Statistique des Nations Unies (Ser. S)
17 Oct 2018
The Statistical Yearbook is an annual compilation of a wide range of international economic, social and environmental statistics on over 200 countries and areas, compiled from sources including UN agencies and other international, national and specialized organizations. The 2018 edition contains ...
AFRICAN GOVERNANCE RPT #5 2018

African Governance Report V - 2018

Natural Resource Governance and Domestic Revenue Mobilization for Structural Transformation

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African Governance Report
24 May 2019
Exploitation of natural resources has dominated economic activity in Africa but the benefits have accrued only to a privileged few. The continent’s most common strategy of exporting commodities in their raw (non-valued added) form has led to disappointing results, reflected in unsustainable and n...