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WORLD SURVEY ROLE WOMEN 1999

World Survey on the Role of Women in Development 1999

Globalization, Gender and Work

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World Survey of the Role of Women in Development
26 Nov 1999
The world survey explores the increasing role of women in the development of society. It examines the effects of the crisis on the advancement of women and the progress of women's participation in agriculture and rural development, industrial development, services, the informal sector, technology...
INVEST POLICY REV EGYPT

Investment Policy Review - Egypt

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
12 Nov 1999
The Investment Policy Review of Egypt gives insight into the country's investment environment and policies. The publication discusses foreign direct investment (FDI) trends and the steadily increasing flow of FDI into Egypt. It also reviews the investment policy framework, which has improved the ...
RULES PROCED  CONVENTION ENVIRO

Rules of Procedure

Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context

26 Nov 1999
The rules of procedure contained in this publication would apply to the Parties to the Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment in a Transboundary Context and are presented in English, French and Russian.
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #68 08/1999

Revista de la CEPAL No.68, Agosto 1999

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Revista de la CEPAL
1 Oct 1999
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...
STAT YRBK LATIN AMERICA 1998

Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 1998

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Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean / Anuario estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe
10 Dec 1999
This Yearbook presents extensive statistical data at the regional and individual country levels for 33 Latin American and the Caribbean countries. It presents data on such areas as: population, national accounts, employment, social conditions, agriculture, industry, import-export goods and servic...
LEAST DEV CTRIES RPT 1999

The Least Developed Countries Report 1999

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Least Developed Countries Report
25 Feb 2000
As the twentieth century drew to a close, it became clear that the least developed countries (LDCs) had generally failed to derive appropriate benefits from the ongoing processes of liberalization and globalization. This report examines the recent economic developments and outlook in the LDCs; re...
ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V5 #2 12/1998

Asia-Pacific Development Journal, Vol.5, No.2, December 1998

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Asia-Pacific Development Journal
1 Oct 1999
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. (The Asia-Pacific Develop...
INFORME SOBRE DESARR HUMANO 2000

Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano 2000

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Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano
18 Aug 2000
Los derechos humanos y el desarrollo humano comparten una misma visión y un mismo objetivo: garantizar, para todo ser humano, libertad, bienestar y dignidad. Divididos por la guerra fría, el programa de los derechos y el programa de desarrollo han marchado por caminos paralelos. En momentos de co...
HUMAN DEV RPT 1990/99 (CD)

Human Development Report 1990-1999 (CD-ROM)

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Human Development Report
25 Feb 2000
The Human Development Report (HDR) CD-ROM is comprised of the complete texts from the HDRs 1990 through 1999, along with the full data set from HDR 1999. The statistical database contains data for 174 countries and some 300 indicators, and allows the user to export data into a wide variety of for...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 1996 V2 P3

African Statistical Yearbook 1996

Vol.II, Part 3 - East and Southern Africa

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
3 Sep 1999
The statistics presented are arranged on a country basis and cover such areas as: population; national accounts; agriculture, forestry and fishing; industry; transport, communications and international tourism; foreign trade; prices; finance; and social statistics. The publication facilitates com...
HUMAN DEV RPT 1999

Human Development Report 1999

Globalization with a Human Face

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Human Development Report
15 Oct 1999
The 1999 Human Development Report argues that globalization is more than the flow of money and commodities - it is the growing interdependence of the world's people through 'shrinking space, shrinking time and disappearing borders'. It notes that markets have been allowed to dominate the process ...
PANORAMA SOCIAL AMERICA LATIN 1998

Panorama Social de América Latina 1998

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Panorama Social de América Latina
23 Jul 1999
El Panorama Social de América Latina presenta una evaluación anual de los aspectos más destacados de la evolución social latinoamericana en las áreas de empleo, distribución de ingreso, pobreza, infancia, juventud, género y gasto social. En esta publicación se incluye también un seguimiento de la...
LAT AMER WORLD ECON 1998

Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy 1998

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Latin America and the Caribbean in the World Economy
9 Jul 1999
This publication reviews the international situation and describes the main short-term trends observed in the global economy. It also examines the evolution of major economic groups and the steps being taken to establish the Free Trade Area of the Americas. The book discusses trade and trade poli...
CEPAL REVIEW #65 08/1998

CEPAL Review No.65, August 1998

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CEPAL Review
25 Jun 1999
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...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #67 04/1999

Revista de la CEPAL No.67, Abril 1999

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Revista de la CEPAL
6 Aug 1999
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...
STAT YRBK 1996 43RD ISS

Statistical Yearbook 1996, Forty-third Issue

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United Nations Statistical Yearbook / Annuaire Statistique des Nations Unies (Ser. S)
25 Feb 2000
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...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1999

World Economic and Social Survey 1999

Trends and Policies in the World Economy

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World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
1 Oct 1999
Part one. State of the World Economy: provides a chronicle of how large parts of the world economy were sent reeling in the past two years by the fragility of financial systems and their international connectedness. On the whole, the world economy seems to have hit bottom and most of the affected...
PANORAMA INSERC INTL AMER 1998

Panorama de la Inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe 1998

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Panorama de la Inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe
9 Jul 1999
La presente edición del Panorama de la Inserción Internacional de América Latina y el Caribe persigue el doble objetivo de informar a los gobiernos de la región sobre las tendencias de la economía y del comercio internacional, que pueden incidir en sus estrategias de desarrollo económico, y de co...
EXTERNAL TRADE BULL ESCWA #9

External Trade Bulletin of the ESCWA Region, Ninth Issue

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External Trade Bulletin of the Arab Region
17 Sep 1999
With statistics collected mainly at the national level, this Bulletin offers a comprehensive collection of data. Divided in three parts, part one gives summary tables on overall trade, trends and share of the region in total world trade. It also gives the import and export distributions of countr...
STAT YRBK ASIA PACIF 1998

Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 1998

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Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific
1 Oct 1999
This annual report includes up-to-date statistics on 56 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 communicat...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 1996 V2 P4

African Statistical Yearbook 1996

Vol.II, Part 4 - Central Africa

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
9 Jul 1999
Presents data arranged on a country basis and covers statistics on population and employment, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, transport and communications, foreign trade, prices and social statistics.
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #66 12/1998

Revista de la CEPAL No.66, Diciembre 1998

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Revista de la CEPAL
14 May 1999
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...
CEPAL REVIEW #64 04/1998

CEPAL Review No.64, April 1998

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CEPAL Review
16 Apr 1999
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...
ECON SURV LAT AMER 1997/98

Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean 1997-1998

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Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean
19 Feb 1999
The Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean, 1997-1998 is the fiftieth edition in this series. To mark this milestone, a special chapter has been included in this edition which traces the history of the publication and outlines the way in which the economic situation in the region has ...
STAT ABSTRACT ESCWA REGION #18

Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, Issue No.18

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Statistical Abstract of the Arab Region
17 Sep 1999
The Abstract provides useful statistical data collected mainly at the national level. For each country of the region, statistical tables are presented in the following nine areas: population, social statistics, national accounts, agriculture, industry, foreign trade, finance, price index numbers ...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 1996 V1 P2

African Statistical Yearbook 1996

Vol.I, Part 2 - West Africa

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
5 Feb 1999
The statistics presented are arranged on a country basis and cover such areas as: population; national accounts; agriculture, forestry and fishing; industry; transport, communications and international tourism; foreign trade; prices; finance; and social statistics. The publication facilitates com...
WORLD STATISTICS POCKETBOOK 1998

World Statistics Pocketbook 1998 Edition

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World Statistics Pocketbook (Ser. V)
20 Aug 1999
This handy statistical pocketbook provides an easy-to-use international compilation of basic economic, social and environmental indicators for 208 countries and areas worldwide. It covers 57 key indicators in the areas of population, economic activity, agriculture, industry, energy, international...
ESTUDIO ECON AMER LATINA 1997/98

Estudio Económico de América Latina y el Caribe, 1997-1998

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Estudio Económico de América Latina y el Caribe
8 Jan 1999
The Economic Survey of Latin America and the Caribbean, 1997-1998 is the fiftieth edition in this series. To mark this milestone, a special chapter has been included in this edition of the Survey which traces the history of the publication and outlines the way in which the economic situation in t...
RAPPORT MONDIAL DEV HUMAIN 1998

Rapport Mondial sur le Développement Humain 1998

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Rapport sur le Développement Humain 
9 Oct 1998
Le Rapport mondial sur le développement humain 1998 porte sur les modes de consommation et de développement humain. Il rassemble les arguments liés aux questions d'environnement, de développement, de technologie et de morale pour présenter une critique des modes de consommation préjudiciables au ...