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ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V11 #2 12/2004

Asia-Pacific Development Journal Vol.11 No.2, December 2004

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Asia-Pacific Development Journal
7 Oct 2005
The primary emphasis of the Journal is the publishing of empirically based, policy-oriented articles that can engage the attention of policy makers, academicians and researchers. The articles analyze development issues and problems relevant to the Asia-Pacific region. This issue discusses the fol...
ECON SURV LAT AMER 2003/04

Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean 2003-2004

Series:
Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean
11 Mar 2005
This year's Survey, the fifty-sixth edition in this series, is divided into two parts. The first analyses the main features of the regional economy, while the second examines the situation in the individual countries of Latin America and the Caribbean. A summarized statistical appendix is supplem...
POVERTY REDUCTION & GOOD GOVERNA

Poverty Reduction and Good Governance

Report of the Committee for Development Policy on the Sixth Session (29 March - 4 April 2004)

17 Jun 2005
Within the overall global objective of reducing poverty by half by 2015, a central challenge remains that of improving the economic and social conditions of the more than 600 million inhabitants of the Least Developed Countries (LDCs). Good governance can be instrumental in achieving poverty redu...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2004 (R)

State of World Population 2004 (Russian language)

The Cairo Consensus at Ten - Population, Reproductive Health and the Global Effort to End Poverty

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State of World Population (Russian language)
24 Sep 2004
Countries are making real progress in carrying out a bold global action plan that links poverty alleviation to women's rights and universal access to reproductive health. Ten years into the new era opened by the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo, the qual...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2004 (A)

State of World Population 2004 (Arabic language)

The Cairo Consensus at Ten - Population, Reproductive Health and the Global Effort to End Poverty

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State of World Population (Arabic language)
24 Sep 2004
Countries are making real progress in carrying out a bold global action plan that links poverty alleviation to women's rights and universal access to reproductive health. Ten years into the new era opened by the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo, the qual...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #83 AUG 2004

Revista de la CEPAL No.83, Agosto 2004

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Revista de la CEPAL
24 Sep 2004
El objetivo de esta revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, en especial mediante enfoques analíticos y de políticas, con artículos de expertos en economía y otras ciencias sociales, tanto de Naciones Unidas como fuera de ella.
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2002 V1 P2

African Statistical Yearbook 2002

Vol.I, Part 2 - West Africa

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
10 Sep 2004
The 2002 African Statistical Yearbook, the twenty-first issue, presents data arranged on a country basis for 53 Economic Commission for Africa member states, generally for the years 1993 to 2001 or for the last nine years for which data are available. This Volume, covering countries in West Afri...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2002 V1 P1

African Statistical Yearbook 2002

Vol.I, Part 1 - North Africa

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
10 Sep 2004
The 2002 African Statistical Yearbook, the twenty-first issue, presents data arranged on a country basis for 53 Economic Commission for Africa member states, generally for the years 1993 to 2001 or for the last nine years for which data are available. This Volume covering countries in North Afri...
SOCIAL PANORAMA LAT AMER 2002/03

Social Panorama of Latin America 2002-2003

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Social Panorama of Latin America
24 Sep 2004
The 2002-2003 edition of the Social panorama of Latin America explores issues related to many of the Millennium Development Goals. Three of the five chapters (on poverty, hunger and gender inequality) assess how likely it is that the countries of the region will succeed in meeting the targets in ...
STAT YRBK LATIN AMERICA 2003

Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2003 (Includes CD-ROM)

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Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean / Anuario estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe
13 Aug 2004
The 2003 edition of the Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean contains a selection, updated to the end of December, of the main statistical series available on economic and social trends in the countries of the region. It represents a systematic effort of the ECLAC Statistics a...
NATL ACCT STATS 2002/03 ANALYS

National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates 2002-2003

Analysis of Main Aggregates

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National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates
6 May 2005
This publication presents, in the form of analytical tables, a summary of the principal national accounting aggregates based on official detailed national accounts data for more than 200 countries and areas of the world for the years 1970 to 2003. Where official data is not available estimates ha...
GEO ANUARIO 2003

GEO Anuario 2003

30 Jul 2004
El anuario GEO 2003 es el primero de una serie de publicaciones anuales asociada al principal informe del Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Medio Ambiente. Basado en un proceso exhaustivo de seguimiento y recuento con la colaboración de socios de todo el mundo. Se analizan los principales a...
INFORME SOBRE DESARR HUMANO 2004

Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano 2004

La Libertad Cultural en el Mundo Diverso de Hoy

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Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano
16 Jul 2004
En la versión 2004, el Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano incluye un análisis sobre los vínculos que existen entre desarrollo humano y libertades culturales; identifica las exclusiones por el modo de vida, así como aquellas políticas, económicas y sociales (exclusión de la participación) que enfrent...
RAPPORT MONDIAL DEV HUMAIN 2004

Rapport sur le Développement Humain 2004

La Liberté Culturelle dans un Monde Diversifié

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Rapport sur le Développement Humain 
16 Jul 2004
Dans un monde divers, plus des deux tiers des pays abritent des groupes minoritaires constituant plus de 10% de leur population, et presque un milliard de personnes font partie de groupes en butte à une forme ou une autre d’exclusion. L’édition 2004 du rapport mondial sur le développement humain ...
STAT YRBK ASIA PACIF 2003

Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2003

Series:
Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific
28 Jan 2005
The Yearbook provides a comprehensive compilation of statistical tables relating to ESCAP region. It provides each country's data in a single section: population, manpower, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, energy, transport and communications, external trade, wages,...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #82 APR 2004

Revista de la CEPAL No.82, Abril 2004

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Revista de la CEPAL
16 Jul 2004
El objetivo de esta revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, en especial mediante enfoques analíticos y de políticas, con artículos de expertos en economía y otras ciencias sociales, tanto de Naciones Unidas como fuera de ella.
CEPAL REVIEW #80 08/2003

CEPAL Review No.80, August 2003

Series:
CEPAL Review
16 Jul 2004
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...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2002 V2 P4

African Statistical Yearbook 2002

Vol.II, Part 4 - East Africa

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
30 Jul 2004
This publications contains statistical data on 13 countries in east Africa. The data covers population, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, transport, communications and international tourism, foreign trade, prices, finance, and social statistics. The information is us...
INVEST POLICY REV SRI LANKA

Investment Policy Review - Sri Lanka

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
25 Jun 2004
The Investment Policy Review on Sri Lanka provides an overview of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) on the Island, including the most recent trends and developments. The publication examines the legal investment framework currently in place and identifies new areas of high FDI potential. The Review...
ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V11 #1 06/2004

Asia-Pacific Development Journal Vol.11 No.1, June 2004

Series:
Asia-Pacific Development Journal
11 Mar 2005
The primary emphasis of the Journal is the publication of empirically based, policy-oriented articles, which can engage the attention of policy makers, academicians and researchers. The articles analyze development issues and problems relevant to the Asia-Pacific region.
HUMAN DEV RPT 2004

Human Development Report 2004

Cultural Liberty in Today's Diverse World

Series:
Human Development Report
16 Jul 2004
The Human Development Report 2004: Cultural Liberty in Today’s Diverse World argues that states must actively devise multicultural policies to prevent discrimination on cultural grounds – religious, ethnic and linguistic. The Report states that the expansion of cultural freedoms, not suppression,...
PRELIM OVERVIEW ECON LAT AMER 2003

Preliminary Overview of the Economies of Latin America and the Caribbean 2003

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Preliminary Overview of the Economy of Latin America and the Caribbean
25 Jun 2004
A brief overview on the economic performance of all the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean is provided in this publication. The information is current as of the year 2003 and covers the primary economic indicators such as: Gross Domestic Product (GDP), inflation, imports/exports, and un...
PANORAMA SOCIAL AMER LATIN 2002/03

Panorama Social de América Latina 2002-2003

Series:
Panorama Social de América Latina
25 Jun 2004
En la edición 2002-2003 del Panorama social de América Latina se analizan temas relacionados con varios de los Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio. En tres de los cinco capítulos - los relativos a pobreza, hambre y desigualdades de género- se examinan las posibilidades de que los países de la reg...
UPDATES AMEND SYSTEM NATL 1993

Updates and Amendments to the System of National Accounts 1993

Series:
Studies in Methods (Ser. F)
24 Sep 2004
The methodological material presented in this publication complements the recommendations of the System of National Accounts 1993, and reflects the changes and improvements that have been introduced to the System of National Accounts since its most recent version in 1993. Along with the previousl...
WORLD SURVEY ROLE WOMEN 2004

World Survey on the Role of Women in Development 2004

Women and International Migration

Series:
World Survey of the Role of Women in Development
11 Mar 2005
A gender perspective is essential to understanding both the causes and consequences of international migration. Female migrants are increasingly part of worker flows, moving on their own to become the principal wage earners for their families. Most women move voluntarily, but women and girls are ...
INFORME SOBRE COMERCIO DESARR 2003

Informe sobre el Comercio y el Desarrollo 2003

La Acumulación de Capital, el Crecimiento Económico y el Cambio Estructural

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Informe sobre el comercio y el desarrollo
25 Jun 2004
Este informe se ha convertido en una valiosa fuente analítica de las tendencias y perspectivas de la economía mundial, y sus sugerentes análisis de apremiantes cuestiones económicas se esperan con enorme interés, en particular por las autoridades económicas del mundo en desarrollo.
RAPPORT SUR COMMERCE DEV 2003

Rapport sur le Commerce et le Développement 2003

Accumulation de Capital Croissance et Changement Structurel

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Rapport sur le commerce et le développement
25 Jun 2004
Les deux dernières décennies ont été caractérisées par une réorientation fondamentale de la théorie et de la pratique en matière de développement. La nouvelle stratégie appliquée à la suite de la crise de la dette et du développement des années 80 visait à libérer l’entreprise de l’intervention d...