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CEPAL REVIEW #64 04/1998

CEPAL Review No.64, April 1998

Series:
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

Series:
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

Series:
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 ...
NATIONS UNIES DANS LA VIE QUOTIDIE

Nations Unies dans la Vie Quotidienne, Les

20 Nov 1998
L'Organisation des Nations Unies a été créée pour faire face aux grands problèmes qui bouleversent notre planète. A travers les histoires contées dans cet ouvrage, nous découvrons comment les programmes des Nations Unies font à chaque instant partie de notre vie. Chaque programme ou agence spéc...
CEPAL REVIEW #63 12/1997

CEPAL Review No.63, December 1997

Series:
CEPAL Review
23 Oct 1998
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...
INFORME SOBRE DESARR HUMANO 1998

Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano 1998

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Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano
6 Nov 1998
El Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano, desde su lanzamiento en 1990, ha definido el desarrollo humano como el proceso de ampliación de las opciones de la gente. El Informe de este año examina el consumo desde la perspectiva del desarrollo humano y llega a la conclusión de que, pese a un aumento nota...
SOCIAL PANORAMA LAT AMER 1997

Social Panorama of Latin America 1997

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Social Panorama of Latin America
9 Oct 1998
The Social Panorama of Latin America provides an annual assessment of the most salient aspects of social development in Latin America, with particular emphasis on the question of equity. Among the issues it examines are poverty, education, the situation of children and young people, gender and so...
CEPAL REVIEW #62 08/1997

CEPAL Review No.62, August 1997

Series:
CEPAL Review
9 Oct 1998
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 #65 08/1998

Revista de la CEPAL No.65, Agosto 1998

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Revista de la CEPAL
9 Oct 1998
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...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 1992/93 V2 P4

African Statistical Yearbook 1992 -1993

Vol.II, Part 4 - Central Africa

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
9 Oct 1998
This publication, which constitutes the fourth part of Volume II, covers the ten countries of Central Africa - Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, and Zaire. The statistics are arranged on a country basis and covers su...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 1996 V1 P1

African Statistical Yearbook 1996

Vol.I, Part 1 - North Africa

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
9 Oct 1998
This publication, which constitutes the first part of Volume I, covers the six countries in North Africa - Algeria, Egypt, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Morocco, Sudan and Tunisia. The statistics presented are arranged on a country basis and covers such areas as: population; national accounts; agricult...
CRUCIBLES OF HAZARD MEGA CITIES

Crucibles of Hazard

Mega-cities and Disasters in Transition

6 Aug 1999
As a result of repeated experience with devastating earthquakes, storms, floods and wildfires, places like Tokyo, Mexico City, San Francisco and Los Angeles are already identified with catastrophe in both scientific literature and popular culture. Similar prospects face less obvious urban candida...
ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V5 #1 06/1998

Asia-Pacific Development Journal Vol.5, No.1, June 1998

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Asia-Pacific Development Journal
19 Feb 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...
HUMAN DEV RPT 1998

Human Development Report 1998

Consumption for Human Development

Series:
Human Development Report
9 Oct 1998
Prepared by a team of eminent economists and distinguished development professionals, Human Development Report 1998 reviews the challenges that all people and all countries face - to forge consumption patterns that are more environmentally friendly, more socially equitable, that meet basic needs ...
CHEMLEX (CD)

CHEMLEX

Chemical Legislation in ECE Countries (CD-ROM)

8 Jan 1999
CHEMLEX, provides a comparative study on chemical legislation of countries in the ECE region. It presents data on some 600 legislative texts from 25 countries and the European Union, complete with text number, date of adoption, keywords, country and sub-area concerned and references to official g...
LEAST DEV CTRIES RPT 1998

The Least Developed Countries Report 1998

Series:
Least Developed Countries Report
4 Dec 1998
The main focus of the 1998 Least Developed Countries Report, is an analysis of how different aspects of the multilateral trading system affect opportunities and constraints, for least developed countries (LDCs) to enhance their participation in the world economy. The Report examines the evolving ...
PANORAMA SOCIAL AMERICA LATIN 1997

Panorama Social de América Latina 1997

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Panorama Social de América Latina
5 Jun 1998
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...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #64 04/1998

Revista de la CEPAL No.64, Abril 1998

Series:
Revista de la CEPAL
5 Jun 1998
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...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1998

World Economic and Social Survey 1998

Trends and Policies in the World Economy

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
9 Oct 1998
Authoritative and reliable, the 1998 World Economic and Social Survey offers unique insight and commentary on current trends and policies in the world economy. Its forecasts and lucid descriptions make it an essential tool for those involved in international trade and finance. This new edition pr...
STAT YRBK LATIN AMERICA 1997

Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean 1997

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Statistical Yearbook for Latin America and the Caribbean / Anuario estadístico de América Latina y el Caribe
24 Apr 1998
This Annual presents extensive statistical data at the regional and individual country levels for 33 Latin American countries. It presents data on such areas as: population, national accounts, employment, social conditions, agriculture, industry, import-export goods and services, balance of payme...
WORLD STATISTICS POCKETBOOK 1997

World Statistics Pocketbook 1997 Edition

Series:
World Statistics Pocketbook (Ser. V)
6 Nov 1998
Intended for those who want to have a convenient ready source of statistical data, the World Statistics Pocketbook covers, among other areas, demography and labour force, national accounts, agriculture and industry, trade, finance and tourism, transport and communication, education and health and...
CAUSES CONFLICT PROMOT DURA

The Causes of Conflict and the Promotion of Durable Peace and Sustainable Development in Africa

Report of the United Nations Secretary-General to the Security Council

5 Jun 1998
Africa as a whole has begun to make significant economic and political progress in recent years, but in many parts of the continent progress remains threatened or impeded by conflict. In this publication, Secretary-General Kofi Annan presents an analysis of the sources of conflicts in Africa and ...
STAT YRBK ASIA PACIF 1997

Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 1997

Series:
Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific
11 Sep 1998
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...
PEACE POEM

Peace Poem, The

6 Nov 1998
'Peace is working together; a preparation for the future.' So says a young voice that is full of wisdom. - An extract from the Peace Poem. So apt as the world prepares for the coming of the new millennium. The Peace Poem resulted from an international collaborative effort of 450 schools from 38 c...