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ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2002

Economic Report on Africa 2002

Tracking Performance and Progress

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Economic Report on Africa
27 Sep 2002
Africa was the only developing region to accelerate its growth in a turbulent year that saw the synchronized slowdown of all major economies and heightened uncertainty about prospects for the world’s largest economy. Yet Africa’s average annual GDP growth of 4.3% masks sharp disparities. This ye...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #77 AUG 2002

Revista de la CEPAL No.77, Agosto 2002

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Revista de la CEPAL
23 Aug 2002
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 ...
ESTUDIO ECON AMER LATINA 2001/02

Estudio Económico de América Latina y el Caribe, 2001-2002

Situación y Perspectivas

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Estudio Económico de América Latina y el Caribe
6 Sep 2002
Esta publicación corresponde al primer capítulo del Estudio Económico de América Latina y el Caribe 2001-2002. Se presenta una evaluación de la economía de la región al término del primer semestre de 2002 y de las perspectivas para el resto del año. Se incluye un análisis de los principales aspec...
INDUSTRIAL DEV RPT 2002/03

Industrial Development Report 2002-2003

Competing through Innovation and Learning

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Industrial Development Report
27 Sep 2002
This is the first publication in a new UNIDO series devoted to the various dimensions of industrial development. This series is intended to build on development policy experience and to advance the frontiers of current thinking, with a focus on the least developed countries. This report reviews t...
CRONICA ONU VOL 39 NO 2 2002

Crónica ONU, No.2, 2002

6 Sep 2002
Esta es una revista única en su genero en la que encontrara artículos que describen y analizan los diferentes programas de las Naciones Unidas y sus agencias. Lectores interesados en los últimos sucesos mundiales tendrán la oportunidad de compenetrarse con temas que abarcan desde la guerra contra...
CEPAL REVIEW #75 12/2001

CEPAL Review No.75, December 2001

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CEPAL Review
20 Dec 2002
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...
COMP SOCIAL STATS & INDICAT #5

Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators, Fifth Issue

6 Sep 2002
Researchers and planners, among others, can now have a realistic picture of social and economic development plans in western Asia with the issuance of this publication. It provides a series of data and indicators which shed light on the social situation and on the socio-economic changes taking pl...
INVEST POLICY REV TANZANIA

Investment Policy Review - Tanzania

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
9 Aug 2002
Investment Policy Reviews are intended to help countries improve their investment policies and to familiarize Governments and the international private sector with an individual country’s investment environment. This publication was initiated at the request of the Government of Tanzania and it is...
LEAST DEV CTRIES RPT 2002

The Least Developed Countries Report 2002

Escaping the Poverty Trap

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Least Developed Countries Report
26 Jul 2002
The Least Developed Countries Report 2002 is in two parts. The first part reviews recent economic trends and assesses the progress in the 1990s towards fulfillment of development targets contained in the Programme of Action adopted by the Third United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Cou...
RAPPORT MONDIAL DEV HUMAIN 2002

Rapport Mondial sur le Développement Humain 2002

Approfondir la démocratie dans un monde fragmenté

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Rapport sur le Développement Humain 
23 Aug 2002
Le Rapport mondial sur le développement hu- main 2002 est centré sur l’idée que la réussite du développement est autant une affaire de po- litique que d’économie. Réduire durablement la pauvreté nécessite une croissance équitable, mais également un pouvoir politique pour les pauvres. Le meilleur ...
MULTILAT TREATY FRAMEWORK 2002

Multilateral Treaty Framework

An Invitation to Universal Participation - Focus 2002, Sustainable Development

9 Aug 2002
The treaty event, Focus 2002: Sustainable Development, was held in conjunction with the World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg. It provided an outstanding opportunity for States to reaffirm their commitment to the international legal framework and, in particular, to treaties rel...
CRONICA ONU VOL 39 NO 1 2002

Crónica ONU, No.1, 2002

26 Jul 2002
Esta es una revista única en su género en la que encontrara artículos que describen y analizan los diferentes programas de las Naciones Unidas y sus agencias. Lectores interesados en los últimos sucesos mundiales tendrán la oportunidad de compenetrarse con temas que abarcan desde la guerra contra...
ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V9 #1 06/2002

Asia-Pacific Development Journal Vol.9 No.1, June 2002

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Asia-Pacific Development Journal
6 Dec 2002
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...
STAT YRBK 1999 46TH BK&CD

Statistical Yearbook 1999, Forty-sixth Issue

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United Nations Statistical Yearbook / Annuaire Statistique des Nations Unies (Ser. S)
4 Apr 2003
A comprehensive compendium of vital internationally comparable data for the analysis of socio-economic development at the world, regional and national levels. The Yearbook provides data on the world economy, its structure, major trends and current performance, as well as on issues such as populat...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #76 APR 2002

Revista de la CEPAL No.76, Abril 2002

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Revista de la CEPAL
28 Jun 2002
La Revista de la CEPAL es la publicación más importante para el estudio de las cuestiones relativas al desarrollo económico y social de América Latina y el Caribe, en cada número se abordan las tendencias económicas, la industrialización, la distribución de los ingresos, el desarrollo tecnológico...
SOCIAL PANORAMA LAT AMER 2000/01

Social Panorama of Latin America 2000-2001

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Social Panorama of Latin America
14 Jun 2002
The social situation in Latin America in the late 1990s was influenced by the slowdown and greater volatility of economic growth. Despite the economic recovery seen in 2000, the effects of the contraction were felt in many countries of the region. This publication devotes special attention to po...
PANORAMA INSERC INTL AMER 2000/01

Panorama de la Inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe 2000-2001

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Panorama de la Inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe
28 Jun 2002
La edición 2000-2001 se divide en tres partes. En la primera, dedicada a la situación internacional y al comercio internacional de América Latina y el Caribe, se analizan los principales componentes de la coyuntura internacional y su incidencia en las economías de la región, y el comercio interna...
PREVENCION DE CONFLICTOS ARMADOS

Prevención de Conflictos Armados

Informe del Secretario General

31 May 2002
El objetivo del presente informe es examinar los progresos conseguidos en el desarrollo de la capacidad de las Naciones Unidas para prevenir conflictos y presentar recomendaciones concretas sobre cómo podrían intensificarse aún más los esfuerzos del sistema de las Naciones Unidas en esa esfera co...
UNCTAD HNDBK STAT 2001 (BK&CD)

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2001 (Set of Book & CD-ROM)

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Handbook of Statistics / Manuel de Statistiques de la CNUCED
1 Jan 2001
The Handbook provides comprehensive statistical data on international trade, investment and development for individual countries, regions and economic groupings. It presents statistics in the following areas: International merchandise trade; exports and imports by product and region of origin and...
HUMAN DEV RPT 2002

Human Development Report 2002

Deepening Democracy in a Fragmented World

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Human Development Report
26 Jul 2002
This report examines political participation as a dimension of human development. It emphasizes the importance of political freedoms as a goal of human development, and explores how democratic institutions help promote economic and social progress. The Report examines power, politics and human de...
STAT YRBK LATIN AMERICA 2001

Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 2001

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Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean / Anuario estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe
31 May 2002
This yearbook includes up-to-date statistics on 33 countries of the region. A wealth of data can be found for each country on topics such as: population, manpower, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, energy production and consumption, transportation and communication,...
ECON SURV LAT AMER 2000/01

Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean 2000-2001

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Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean
31 May 2002
This survey presents an overview of the regional economy and the economic performance in 2000 and the first half of 2001. It also offers individual country reports on the performance of the 20 countries of Latin America for the same period. In addition, the Economic Survey of Latin America and th...
CEPAL REVIEW #73 04/2001

CEPAL Review No.73, April 2001

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CEPAL Review
19 Apr 2002
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...
PREVENTION DES CONFLITS ARMES

Prévention des Conflits Armés

Rapport du Secrétaire Général

10 May 2002
Dans ce rapport, le Secrétaire général Kofi Annan souligne que la prévention des conflits est au cour du mandat conféré à l'Organisation en matière de maintien de la paix et de la sécurité internationale et que les Etats Membres s'accordent à voir dans des stratégies globales et cohérentes de pré...
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #21

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, Issue No. 21

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Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
8 Mar 2002
The Abstract provides useful statistical data collected mainly at the national level. For each country of the region, statistical tables are presented on such topics as: population and human settlements, education, health, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry and electri...
BULLET INDUS STAT ARAB #05 1992/00

Bulletin of Industrial Statistics for the Arab Countries - Fifth Isssue

1992 - 2000

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Bulletin of Industrial Statistics in the Arab Region
8 Mar 2002
On the basis of the international definitions and concepts of industrial statistics, this issue presents the industrial situation in Arab countries through a set of main indicators relating to industrial production. These indicators include: productivity, trade in manufactured products, average w...
PRELIM OVERVIEW ECON LAT AMER 2001

Preliminary Overview of the Economies of Latin America and the Caribbean 2001

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Preliminary Overview of the Economy of Latin America and the Caribbean
8 Mar 2002
The severe slowdown in the world economy in 2001 cut short the recovery that had begun in 2000 and dashed hopes that Latin America and the Caribbean were about to embark upon a new growth cycle. Unlike the crises of the 1990s, which were confined to a limited group of countries, the slowdown of 2...
STAT YRBK ASIA PACIF 2001

Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 2001

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Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific
6 Dec 2002
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,...