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ENERGY EFFICIENCY POLICIES & MEASU

Energy Efficiency Policies and Measures in Europe

The Impact for Major End Uses (CD-ROM)

Series:
ECE Energy Series
15 Oct 2008
This CD-ROM contains the results of the E-GRIDS project (Enhancing the Government Regulatory Energy Measures Impact and Diffusion Speed Appraisal method). In particular, it presents a description of methods used in the analysis of the energy efficiency of major domestic end-uses and a number of r...
GDLNS FOR THE MANAGEMENT NAVIG

Guidelines for the Management of Industrial Wastewater for the Mediterranean Region

Series:
MAP Technical Reports
31 Dec 2004
The objectives of this document are to point out the most often encountered problems for industry and authorities in the control and reduction of pollution coming out from wastewaters as well as to provide a guide of good practice. It also aims to define a framework for authorities for effective ...
MARICULTURE IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

Mariculture in the Mediterranean

Series:
MAP Technical Reports
31 Dec 2004
This Technical Report deals with marine aquaculture and in particular intensive fish farming, which has shown a large expansion in most of the Mediterranean countries over the last 10 years. This rapid increase has caused conflicts with other activities in the coastal zone and raised significant ...
INVENTORIES PCBs & NINE PESTICIDES

Inventories of PCBs and Nine Pesticides

Series:
MAP Technical Reports
31 Dec 2004
This document outlines the major courses of accumulation of pesticides in the Mediterranean region and provides general comments regarding the uses of these chemical substances. It constitutes a milestone that would enable the Mediterranean countries to prepare their inventories of Polychlorinate...
GDLNS SEWAGE TREATMENT & DISPOSAL

Guidelines on Sewage Treatment and Disposal for the Mediterranean Region

Series:
MAP Technical Reports
31 Dec 2004
This document deals with the overall management of the wastewater sanitation system, and particularly with the problem of wastewater treatment and disposal. It has been developed as a basis for a common approach throughout the Mediterranean region. This is a bilingual publication, in English and ...
GDLNS ENVIRO INSPECTION SYSTEM

Guidelines on Environmental Inspection Systems for the Mediterranean Region

Series:
MAP Technical Reports
31 Dec 2004
These proposed guidelines are intended to help countries in the Mediterranean region to establish environmental inspection systems or to review existing ones. In this respect, the guidelines are designed to act as a framework insofar as possible, taking into account the situation in the various c...
GDLNS FOR THE APPLICAT BEST ENVIRO

Guidelines for the Application of Best Environmental Practices (BEPs) for the Rational Use of Fertilisers and the Reduction of Nutrient Loss from Agriculture for the Mediterranean Region

Series:
MAP Technical Reports
31 Dec 2004
The aim of these guidelines is, starting from the characteristics of the Mediterranean Action Plan countries agricultural systems and the environmental problems related to the use of fertilizers in agriculture, to identify and review a full set of Best Environmental Practices.
GDLNS FOR THE APPLICAT BEST AVAIL

Guidelines for the Application of Best Available Techniques (BATs) and Best Environmental Practices (BEPs) in Industrial Sources of BOD, Nutrients and Suspended Solids for the Mediterranean Region

Series:
MAP Technical Reports
31 Dec 2004
This document presents guidelines for the application of best available techniques, best environmental practices and cleaner production in general in the major industrial sources of BOD, nutrients and suspended solids of the Mediterranean countries. Its purpose is to raise awareness of the enviro...
STRATEG POLICIES FOR AIR 2002

Strategies and Policies for Air Pollution Abatement

14 Jan 2005
The Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution signed at Geneva in 1979, is a landmark international agreement. For the past 25 years it has been instrumental in reducing emissions of transboundary air pollution in the ECE region. This publication demonstrates successful implementation ...
SOCIAL MONITOR 2004

Social Monitor 2004

Economic Growth and Child Poverty in the CEE/CIS and the Baltic States

Series:
Innocenti Social Monitor
19 Nov 2004
The Social Monitor is an annual regional report examining the well-being of children in the transition countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States. The report finds that millions of children in the region still live in poverty despite economic progress in ev...
FRESHWATER IN EUROPE FACTS FIGUR

Freshwater in Europe

Facts, Figures and Maps

10 Dec 2004
This publication is an overview, through a set of graphics, maps and other illustrations, on the state of Freshwater in Europe and Central Asia. Few Europeans suffer from important shortages of water and poor water quality experienced by people in many other parts of the world. However, water res...
TIMBER BULLETIN VOL 57 NO 3 2004

Timber Bulletin

Forest Products Annual Market Review 2003-2004

5 Nov 2004
This bulletin provides comprehensive statistics and analysis on forest products markets with an emphasis on policy implications. It also reveals the most recent trends and developments in the forestry industry. This is a bilingual publication, in English and French.
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADR 2005

European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road

Restructured ADR - Applicable as from 1 January 2005

Series:
European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)
8 Oct 2004
This Agreement is intended to increase the safety of international transport of dangerous goods by road. It contains the conditions under which dangerous goods, when authorized for transport, may be carried internationally. This version has been prepared on the basis of amendments which are expe...
TRANSFORMATION OF CITIES IN CENTRA

Transformation of Cities in Central and Eastern Europe

Towards Globalization

18 Nov 2005
The dramatic changes since 1989 including the collapse of Communist ideology, the break-up of the Soviet Union, Czechoslovakia and Yugoslavia, the end of the Cold War and the impact of globalisation and European integration, have reconfigured Central and Eastern Europe and affected the re-integra...
FROM EXCHANGING WEAPONS FOR DEV

From Exchanging Weapons for Development to Security Sector Reform in Albania

Gaps and Grey Areas in Weapon Collection Programmes Assessed by Local People

8 Oct 2004
This study comprises a participatory review of weapons collection programmes in exchange for development aid from the perspective of the local people. Part of a series of lessons learned from experiences with weapons collection activities in three countries, the report describes the results from ...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADR 2005 2V

Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route

Restructuré en Vigueur le 1er Janvier 2005

Series:
Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route (ADR)
27 Aug 2004
L'Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par route (ADR) et protocole de signature en date, à Genève, du 30 septembre 1957 a pour but d'accroître la sécurité des transports internationaux de marchandises dangereuses par route. Ses annexes A et B imposent...
FROM CONFLICT TO SUSTAINABLE DEVEL

From Conflict to Sustainable Development

Assessment and Clean-up in Serbia and Montenegro

22 Oct 2004
From the air that people breathe and the water they drink to the ecosystems that support forestry, farming and fishing, the state of the environment is central to the rebuilding of shattered communities and livelihoods. This report documents in detail how during the last four-and-a-half years UNE...
MIGRATION FROM LATIN AMERICA EUROP

Migration from Latin America to Europe

Trends and Policy Challenges

Series:
IOM Migration Research Series
16 Jul 2004
Part of the IOM Migration Research Series, this study reveals various trends and policy challenges relating to migration from Latin America and the Caribbean to Europe, which has grown rapidly over the last decade. These increased flows calls for strengthened cooperation between the two regions o...
ENVIRO MONITOR & REPORTING EASTERN

Environmental Monitoring and Assessments

Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia (CD-ROM)

11 Aug 2006
This CD-ROM provides a sourcebook of the UNECE Working Group’s documents on environmental monitoring and assessment in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia. Its contents include overviews of the challenges faced by the countries of the sub region in improving their environmental monitori...
CTRY PROFILES THE HOUSING ARMENIA

Country Profiles on the Housing Sector

Armenia

25 Jun 2004
This report identifies the trends and policy developments in the housing sector of Armenia. The publication makes an overall assessment of the political, economic and social framework of the housing sector as the national economy experiences reform.