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ECON SURVEY OF EUROPE 2001 #1

Economic Survey of Europe 2001, No.1

2 Nov 2001
This survey provides an overview of current economic developments in Europe, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), and North America. The survey has three parts. Part one looks at recent economic developments and the short-run outlook in the ECE region. Part two focuses on creating a supp...
FOREST POLICIES & INSTITUTIONS

Forest Policies and Institutions in Europe

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
16 Nov 2001
Every two years the FAO European Forestry Commission (EFC) reviews the state of forestry in the region, concentrating on developments for forest policy and institutions. This document synthesises the national reports from 24 countries, revised in light of the information received at the discussio...
INVERSION EUROPEA EN LA INDUSTRIA

Inversión Europea en la Industria Energética de América Latina, La

Series:
Seminarios y Conferencias
24 Aug 2001
El objetivo de esta investigación ha sido evaluar la importancia de las inversiones emprendidas por empresas europeas en la industria energética de América Latina, teniendo en consideración que la inversión europea en la región durante 1999, ascendió a 46 459 millones de dólares, monto 24 veces m...
EAST WEST ENERGY EFFIC STANDA (CD)

East-west Energy Efficiency Standards and Labels

Series:
ECE Energy Series
22 Mar 2002
This document is the final report of the SACHA-II project. SACHA stands for The State of the Art of Cooling Household and Other Major Appliances Standards, Market and Technology in Central and Eastern European Countries for Energy Efficiency Programmes Improvement ECE Countries. The project’s obj...
ANN REVIEW THE CHEM INDUSTRY 2000

Annual Review of the Chemical Industry in 2000

Production and Trade Statistics 1997-1999

16 Nov 2001
This review analyzes trends and developments in the production, consumption, prices and trade in chemical products in Europe and North America. It provides an overview of progress in major branches of the chemical industry. The review also includes statistical data on production of chemicals and ...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADR 2001 2V

Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route

Restructuré en Vigueur le 1er Juillet 2001

Series:
Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route (ADR)
16 Nov 2001
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...
ELECTRONIC COMMERCE FOR TRANSITION

Electronic Commerce for Transition Economies in the Digital Age

Forum Proceedings

27 Jul 2001
New information and communication technologies are transforming the economic landscape, bringing unparalleled opportunity and change. This publication is an outcome of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UN/ECE) Forum on 'Electronic Commerce for Transition Economies in the Digital ...
SOCIO ECON STATUS & LIVING SWITZER

Socio-economic Status and Living Arrangements of Older Persons in Switzerland

26 Jul 2002
In Switzerland, as in most western countries, population ageing is an unavoidable reality that will have effects for at least the next fifty years. In order to anticipate its effects, it is vital to understand precisely what changes are taking place and how they will affect society and everyday l...
LEAGUE TABLE OF TEENAGE BIRTHS

League Table of Teenage Births in Rich Nations, A

Series:
Innocenti Report Card
30 Nov 2001
This publication presents the most up-to-date and comprehensive survey on teenage birth rates in the industrialized world. It attempts to analyze why some countries have teenage birth rates that are as much as ten or even fifteen times higher than others.
STAT ROAD TRAFFIC ACCID EUROP 2001

Statistics of Road Traffic Accidents in Europe and North America 2001

10 Aug 2001
This publication provides comparable data on causes, types and results of accidents in Europe, Canada and the United States. Data are organized by nature of accident and surroundings; accidents while under the influence of alcohol; and the number of persons killed or injured, by category or road ...
FOREST & FOREST PROD CTRY RUSSIAN

Forest and Forest Products

Country Profile - Russian Federation

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
27 Jul 2001
This country profile contains the available information on forests in the Russian Federation and on the main categories and volumes of goods and services in the forestry sector. It describes trends and developments in that sector as well as the principal areas of forestry management activity in t...
GEO 2000 ALTERNATIVE POLICY STUDY

GEO-2000

Alternative Policy Study for Europe and Central Asia

Series:
Environment Information and Assessment Technical Report
13 Jul 2001
The Global Environment Outlook (GEO-2000) explores alternative policy options for Europe and Central Asia, focusing on energy use as an important driver for environmental problems across the region. It considers the question of what can be achieved by moderate measures, and whether this will be ...
POST-CONFLICT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESS

Post-conflict Environmental Assessment

FYR of Macedonia

13 Jul 2001
The Former Yugoslav Republic (FYR) of Macedonia has been undergoing a profound transition during the past decade. The Kosovo conflict added a new and urgent dimension to humanitarian challenges and efforts. This publication provides the results of an investigation of the environmental impact of t...
POST-CONFLICT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESS

Post-conflict Environmental Assessment

Albania

13 Jul 2001
Albania has been undergoing a profound transition during the past decade. The Kosovo conflict added a new and urgent dimension to humanitarian challenges and efforts. This publication provides the results of an investigation of the environmental impact of the Kosovo conflict on Albania. The asses...
POST-CONFLICT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESS

Post-conflict Environmental Assessment

Depleted Uranium in Kosovo

13 Jul 2001
This report presents the findings of the first-ever international assessment of the environmental impact of depleted uranium (DU) when used in a real conflict situation. Following the confirmation by NATO that DU had been used during the Kosovo conflict, the United Nations Environment Programme o...
MISSING PIECES

Missing Pieces

Nine Studies of Emerging Drug Problems

29 Jun 2001
This publication presents the findings from research into drug use in nine major cities of Central and Eastern Europe. The reports look at drug use among young offenders in Hungary; heroin users in Bratislava; changing patterns of drug use among young people in Debrecen; methamphetamine users in ...
FERTILITY & FAMILY SURVEYS SLOVENI

Fertility and Family Surveys in Countries of the ECE Region

Standard Country Report - Slovenia

Series:
Economic Studies
25 May 2001
Partnership and reproductive behaviour patterns have undergone major shifts over much of Europe and North America during the past three decades, leading to the coexistence of a variety of family forms. This country report sheds some light on the development in fertility and partnership formation ...
INTL CRIM TRIBUN FORM YUGOS 2001

International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia 2001

Basic Documents

5 Apr 2002
This collection contains all the texts regulating the functioning of the Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia and represents the collective knowledge and experience of the Tribunal since its inception in 1993. It will capture the attention of observers of the Tribunal's proceedings and all...
YRBK HUMAN RGHTS COMM 1998

Yearbook of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia 1998

20 Apr 2001
This edition of the Yearbook outlines the Tribunal's jurisdiction, its activities during 1998, state cooperation, speeches by members of the Tribunal at various fora, and the Tribunal's contribution to the International Criminal Court. It also contains a select bibliography, lists of 1998 legal d...
ENVIRO PERF REV ARMENIA

Environmental Performance Reviews: Armenia

Armenia - First Review

Series:
ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
25 May 2001
The focus of the ECE review programme is to help countries in transition to improve their individual and collective performance in environmental management. The ultimate goal is the promotion of sustainable development and the convergence of environmental conditions and policies throughout Europe...
ENVIRO PERF REV KAZAKHSTAN

Environmental Performance Reviews: Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan - First Review

Series:
ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
25 May 2001
The focus of the ECE review programme is to help countries in transition to improve their individual and collective performance in environmental management. The ultimate goal is the promotion of sustainable development and the convergence of environmental conditions and policies throughout Europe...
RUSSIAN CAPITALISM & MONEY LAUND

Russian Capitalism and Money-laundering

Series:
Global Studies on Money-Laundering
25 May 2001
The period of transition from socialism to capitalism in the Russian Federation has appeared to present limitless opportunities for international money-laundering. This publication discusses this issue under such topics as: capital flight and money-laundering; dollarization of the Russian economy...
TRIBUNAL PENAL INTL POUR L

Tribunal Pénal International Pour L'ex-Yougoslavie

Annuaire

20 Apr 2001
Cet annuaire fait le bilan récapitulatif des activités du Tribunal pour l'année 1998. Après une présentation générale de la compétence du Tribunal, il passe en revue l'organisation générale et les fonctions des organes du Tribunal et examine ses activités. Il décrit également le rôle des servic...
STAT YRBK OF THE ECE 2001

Trends in Europe and North America

The Statistical Yearbook of the Economic Commission for Europe 2001

8 Jun 2001
This yearbook provides basic data on the fifty-five countries of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (ECE), which includes all countries of the former Soviet Union; Central, Eastern and Western Europe; Israel; the United States of America and Canada. The first part of the book prese...
ROMANIA PARTNER FOR DEV CTRIES

Romania

A Partner for Developing Countries

Series:
Product and Market Development
19 Oct 2001
This study on trade and foreign investment opportunities in Romania, aimed at developing countries, outlines the country's economic situation and legal issues of interest to investors. It covers legislation and international agreements on foreign trade, main bodies providing assistance in relevan...
TROPICAL NUTS: A STUDY OF MARKET

Tropical Nuts

A Study of Market Opportunities in the United Kingdom

Series:
Market Development
5 Oct 2001
This study of market situation and outlook for nuts (Brazil nuts, cashew nuts, pistachios, macadamia nuts and groundnuts), in the United Kingdom covers: supply and demand aspects; consumer preferences; distribution channels; and prices; and includes a list of selected importers and sector-related...
RUSSIAN FEDERATION TRADING PARTNER

Russian Federation

A Trading Partner for Developing Countries

Series:
Market Study
5 Oct 2001
This study analyzes the current economic environment and the distribution of foreign trade with particular reference to imports from developing countries. It also covers import regulations, customs and taxes, conditions for foreign investment and joint ventures; reviews the market for selected ex...