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WORLD WATER DEV RPT 2020

The United Nations World Water Development Report 2020

Water and Climate Change

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The United Nations World Water Development Report
26 Mar 2020
The 2020 edition of the WWDR, titled ‘Water and Climate Change’ illustrates the critical linkages between water and climate change in the context of the broader sustainable development agenda. Supported by examples from across the world, it describes both the challenges and opportunities created ...
COMPET NATL AUTHO UNDER INTL 2019

Competent National Authorities under the International Drug Control Treaties 2019

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Competent National Authorities under the International Drug Control Treaties
13 Mar 2020
This directory lists competent national authorities empowered to issue certificates and authorization for the import and export of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances; and competent national authorities empowered to regulate or enforce national controls over precursors and essential chemic...
CONTRACEPTIVE USE METHOD 2019 BKLT

Contraceptive Use by Method 2019

Data Booklet

27 Dec 2019
This data booklet highlights estimates of the prevalence of individual contraceptive methods based on the World Contraceptive Use 2019 (which draws from 1,247 surveys for 195 countries or areas of the world) and additional tabulations obtained from microdata sets and survey reports. The estimates...
STATE OF WORLDS CHILDREN 2019

The State of the World's Children 2019

Children, Food and Nutrition - Growing Well in a Changing World

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State of the World's Children
30 Dec 2019
This report examines nutrition, providing a fresh perspective on a rapidly evolving challenge. Despite progress in the past two decades, around 200 million under-fives suffer from undernutrition. Adding to this toll is rising obesity, which affects 38 million children. All these forms of malnutri...
WORLD WATER DEV RPT 2019

The United Nations World Water Development Report 2019

Leaving No One Behind

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The United Nations World Water Development Report
11 Oct 2019
The 2019 Report seeks to inform policy and decision-makers, inside and outside the water community, how improvements in water resources management and access to water supply and sanitation services are essential to overcoming poverty and addressing various other social and economic inequities. In...
TERMINOLOGY & INFO DRUGS #3 (S)

Terminología e Información sobre Drogas

Tercera Edición

30 Sep 2019
En la publicación Terminología e información sobre drogas de la UNODC se introducen conceptos y materiales básicos sobre las sustancias sometidas a fiscalización internacional que más se fabrican o procesan, o cuyo uso indebido está más generalizado, además de definiciones de los términos científ...
TERMINOLOGY & INFO DRUGS #3 (F)

Terminologie et informations relatives aux drogues

Troisième édition

30 Sep 2019
La publication de l’ONUDC intitulée Terminologie et informations relatives aux drogues présente des concepts et informations de base au sujet des substances placées sous contrôle international les plus couramment fabriquées ou transformées et/ou consommées hors cadre thérapeutique, et elle défini...
MANUAL OF TESTS & CRITERIA #7

Manual of Tests and Criteria

7th Revised Edition

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Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Tests and Criteria
12 Dec 2019
The Manual of Tests and Criteria contains criteria, test methods and procedures to be used for classification of dangerous goods according to the provisions of Parts 2 and 3 of the United Nations Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, Model Regulations, as well as of chemicals prese...
MANUEL D

Manuel d'épreuves et de critères - Septième édition révisée

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Recommandations relatives au transport des marchandises dangereuses: Epreuves et critères
12 Dec 2019
Le « Manuel d’épreuves et de critères » contient des critères, des méthodes d’épreuve et des procédures qu’il convient d’appliquer pour classer les marchandises dangereuses conformément aux dispositions des « Recommandations des Nations Unies relatives au transport des marchandises dangereuses, R...
WORLD DEMOGRAPHIC TRENDS 2018

World Demographic Trends 2018

11 Jul 2019
The present report, prepared in accordance with resolution 1996/2 of the ECOSOC, provides an overview of demographic trends for the world, its geographic regions and selected countries, and for various development and income groups. It focuses on major demographic changes during recent decades, a...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2019 SET 5 BKLTS

World Drug Report 2019 (Set of 5 Booklets)

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World Drug Report
7 Aug 2019
The 2019 World Drug Report includes an updated overview of recent trends on production, trafficking and consumption of key illicit drugs worldwide. This report contains a global overview of the baseline data and estimates on drug demand and supply and provides the reference point for information ...
SYSTEME GENERAL HARMON SGH #8

Système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH)

Huitième édition révisée

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Système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH)
9 Aug 2019
Le Système général harmonisé de classification et d’étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH) décrit la classification et l'étiquetage des produits chimiques par types de danger. Il fournit une base pour l’harmonisation à l'échelle mondiale des prescriptions et réglementations applicables aux produ...
GLOBAL HARMON SYST CLASS #8

Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)

Eighth Revised Edition

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Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
18 Jun 2019
This publication addresses classification and labeling of chemicals by types of hazards. It provides the basis for worldwide harmonization of rules and regulations on chemicals and aims at enhancing the protection of human health and the environment during their handling, transport and use by ens...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2014 (R)

World Drug Report 2014 (Russian language)

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World Drug Report (Russian)
3 Jun 2014
The World Drug Report provides an annual overview of the major developments in drug markets for the various drug categories, ranging from production to trafficking, including development of new routes and modalities, as well as consumption. Chapter 1 of the World Drug Report 2014 provides a globa...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2014 (C)

World Drug Report 2014 (Chinese language)

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World Drug Report (Chinese)
23 May 2014
The World Drug Report provides an annual overview of the major developments in drug markets for the various drug categories, ranging from production to trafficking, including development of new routes and modalities, as well as consumption. Chapter 1 of the World Drug Report 2014 provides a globa...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2014 (A)

World Drug Report 2014 (Arabic language)

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World Drug Report (Arabic)
1 Mar 2014
The World Drug Report provides an annual overview of the major developments in drug markets for the various drug categories, ranging from production to trafficking, including development of new routes and modalities, as well as consumption. Chapter 1 of the World Drug Report 2014 provides a globa...
INFOR MUNDIAL SOB LAS DROGAS 2014

Informe mundial sobre las drogas 2014

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Informe mundial sobre las drogas
1 Aug 2014
En el Informe Mundial sobre las Drogas se presenta un panorama de la evolución anual de los mercados de las diversas categorías de drogas, que abarca desde la producción y el tráfico –incluso con respecto al surgimiento de nuevas rutas y modalidades– hasta el consumo. En el capítulo 1 del Informe...
RAPPORT MONDIAL SUR DROGUES 2014

Rapport mondial sur les drogues 2014

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Rapport mondial sur les drogues
4 Jul 2014
Chaque année, le Rapport mondial sur les drogues passe en revue les principales évolutions intervenues sur les marchés des différentes catégories de drogues, de la production à la consommation, en passant par le trafic, avec notamment l’émergence de nouveaux itinéraires et de nouvelles modalités ...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2015 (R)

World Drug Report 2015 (Russian language)

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World Drug Report (Russian)
10 Oct 2015
The World Drug Report provides an annual overview of recent developments for various drug categories. Chapter one of the World Drug Report 2015 provides a global overview of the latest developments with respect to opiates, cocaine, cannabis and synthetic drugs, ranging from production to traffick...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2015 (C)

World Drug Report 2015 (Chinese language)

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World Drug Report (Chinese)
3 Aug 2015
The World Drug Report provides an annual overview of recent developments for various drug categories. Chapter one of the World Drug Report 2015 provides a global overview of the latest developments with respect to opiates, cocaine, cannabis and synthetic drugs, ranging from production to traffick...
WORLD DRUG RPT 2015 (A)

World Drug Report 2015 (Arabic language)

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World Drug Report (Arabic)
14 Mar 2015
The World Drug Report provides an annual overview of recent developments for various drug categories. Chapter one of the World Drug Report 2015 provides a global overview of the latest developments with respect to opiates, cocaine, cannabis and synthetic drugs, ranging from production to traffick...
INFOR MUNDIAL SOB LAS DROGAS 2015

Informe mundial sobre las drogas 2015

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Informe mundial sobre las drogas
11 Apr 2019
El Informe Mundial sobre las Drogas presenta un panorama completo anual de las últimas novedades habidas en los mercados de drogas ilícitas del mundo. El informe se centra en la producción, el tráfico y el consumo de los principales tipos de drogas ilícitas, así como en las consecuencias para la ...
EMISSIONS GAP RPT 2017

The Emissions Gap Report 2017

A UN Environment Synthesis Report

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The Emissions Gap Report
27 Oct 2017
The UN Environment Emissions Gap Report assesses the latest scientific studies on current and estimated future greenhouse gas emissions and compares these with the emission levels permissible for the world to progress on a least-cost pathway to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. This diffe...
EMISSIONS GAP RPT 2016

The Emissions Gap Report 2016

A UNEP Synthesis Report

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The Emissions Gap Report
9 Apr 2016
The UN Environment Emissions Gap Report assesses the latest scientific studies on current and estimated future greenhouse gas emissions and compares these with the emission levels permissible for the world to progress on a least-cost pathway to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. This diffe...
EMISSIONS GAP RPT 2015

The Emissions Gap Report 2015

A UNEP Synthesis Report

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The Emissions Gap Report
6 Jul 2015
The UN Environment Emissions Gap Report assesses the latest scientific studies on current and estimated future greenhouse gas emissions and compares these with the emission levels permissible for the world to progress on a least-cost pathway to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. This diffe...
EMISSIONS GAP RPT 2014

The Emissions Gap Report 2014

A UNEP Synthesis Report

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The Emissions Gap Report
11 Mar 2014
The UN Environment Emissions Gap Report assesses the latest scientific studies on current and estimated future greenhouse gas emissions and compares these with the emission levels permissible for the world to progress on a least-cost pathway to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. This diffe...
EMISSIONS GAP RPT 2012

The Emissions Gap Report 2012

A UNEP Synthesis Report

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The Emissions Gap Report
26 May 2012
The UN Environment Emissions Gap Report assesses the latest scientific studies on current and estimated future greenhouse gas emissions and compares these with the emission levels permissible for the world to progress on a least-cost pathway to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. This diffe...
EMISSIONS GAP RPT 2011

Bridging the Emissions Gap

A UNEP Synthesis Report

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The Emissions Gap Report
19 Sep 2011
The UN Environment Emissions Gap Report assesses the latest scientific studies on current and estimated future greenhouse gas emissions and compares these with the emission levels permissible for the world to progress on a least-cost pathway to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. This diffe...
EMISSIONS GAP RPT 2010

The Emissions Gap Report

Are the Copenhagen Accord Pledges Sufficient to Limit Global Warming to 2° C or 1.5° C?

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The Emissions Gap Report
30 Jan 2010
The UN Environment Emissions Gap Report assesses the latest scientific studies on current and estimated future greenhouse gas emissions and compares these with the emission levels permissible for the world to progress on a least-cost pathway to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. This diffe...
KNOWLEDGE IS POWER

Knowledge is Power

Know your Status, Know your Viral Load

13 Mar 2019
This publication provides readers with vital information and statistics on the HIV epidemic. For people who may have been exposed to HIV, knowledge is critical to making informed decisions about their future. An HIV test is a serious event with potentially serious outcomes. But no matter the resu...