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ENVIRO PERF REV UKRAINE

Environmental Performance Reviews: Ukraine

Ukraine - First Review

Series:
ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
14 Apr 2000
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...
KOSOVO CONFLICT CONSEQUENCES

Kosovo Conflict, The

Consequences for the Environment and Human Settlements

10 Mar 2000
This publication presents an assessment on yet another man-made environmental problem - the consequences for the environment and human settlements resulting from the NATO air strikes against Kosovo between 24 March 1999 and 10 June 1999. It focuses on five main areas: the environmental consequenc...
CTRY PROFILES THE HOUSING SLOVAKIA

Country Profiles on the Housing Sector

Slovakia

14 Jan 2000
The objective of this strategic housing sector analysis is to identify positive trends and problem areas, so as to be able to assess the implementation of national policies and strategies, and the social and economic consequences of housing reform for the population and other major actors in the ...
STANDARDS & REGULAT INTL TRADE

Standards and Regulations in International Trade

Series:
Trade and Investment Guides
4 Aug 2000
This publication summarizes the proceedings of the Round Table on Standards, Norms and Regulations and their Impact on International Trade, focused primarily on central and eastern European countries with transition economies. The purpose of the publication is to serve as an information base and ...
PROMOT FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT

Promoting Foreign Direct Investment in Central and Eastern Europe and the CIS

Series:
Trade and Investment Guides
13 Oct 2000
Today, there are over 20 countries classified as transition economies. It is undeniable that a basic and essential challenge for all transition economies is still the attraction of investment and, in particular, long-term investment. The aim of this publication is to outline and discuss structure...
STATE OF EUROPEAN FOREST & FORES

State of European Forests and Forestry

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
11 Feb 2000
This publication presents a synthesis of the national reports presented at the 1998 Lisbon Ministerial Conference on the Protection of Forests in Europe. In addition to an overview of the extent and state of Europe's forests, the State of European Forests and Forestry also presents tables, by cou...
YRBK HUMAN RGHTS COMM 1997

Yearbook of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

10 Nov 2000
The 1997 edition of the Yearbook outlines the Tribunal's jurisdiction, activities of the tribunal during 1997, state cooperation, speeches by members of the Tribunal at various fora, and the Tribunal's contribution to the establishment of an International criminal Court. It also contains a select...
ENVIRO PERF REV CROATIA

Environmental Performance Reviews: Croatia

Croatia - First Review

Series:
ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
10 Mar 2000
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...
FERTILITY & FAMILY SURVEYS SWITZER

Fertility and Family Surveys in Countries of the ECE Region

Standard Country Report - Switzerland

Series:
Economic Studies
10 Mar 2000
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. These country reports shed some light on developments in fertility and partnership formation an...
CENSUS OF MOTOR TRAFFIC (CD)

Census of Motor Traffic on Main International Traffic Arteries in Europe

Results of 1995 E-Road Census (CD-ROM)

14 Jan 2000
The European Road Census (E-Road) contains data on road traffic flows (average annual daily traffic, AADT) by vehicle category, as well as breakdowns of vehicle flows by night, peak-hour and holiday traffic. In addition, the 1995 Census provides information on infrastructure parameters of E-roads...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADR 1998 (CD)

Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route (ADR) et Protocole de Signature En Date á Genéve, du 30 Septembre 1957

(Diskettes)

Series:
Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route (ADR)
6 Jun 2000
Conclu à Genève le 30 septembre 1957 Approuvé par l’Assemblée fédérale le 4 décembre 1969 Instrument de ratification déposé le 20 juin 1972 Entré en vigueur our la Suisse le 20 juillet 1972 Annexes A et B amendées les 29 janvier 1968, 26 octobre 1970 et le 30 décembre 1971 (Etat le 1er janvier ...
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADR 97 (DSKT)

European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) and Protocol of Signature Done at Geneva on 30 September 1957 (Diskette)

Series:
European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)
9 Jan 1998
Transporting waste by sea, air or land is an important environmental issue. This diskette contains information of the European Agreement, the Protocol of Signatures, annexes and amendments. The various substances are listed and defined, as well as, general and special provisions applicable to the...
INTL GENEVA YRBK 1999

International Geneva Yearbook 1999-2000

Organization and Activities of International Institutions in Geneva

25 May 2001
The International Geneva Yearbook 1999-2000 is an essential reference source on international activities and organizations in Geneva. This comprehensive Yearbook includes information on activities, people and addresses of 40 United Nations bodies; 23 specialized agencies and other organizations w...
COMPUTERS AND ECONOMIC GROWTH IN F

Computers and Economic Growth in Finland

Series:
UNU/WIDER Working Papers
17 Sep 1999
This publication examines the effect of computer technology on Finnish economic growth between 1983 and 1996, shedding light into the famous productivity paradox. It assesses the contribution of computer hardware, software and labor, to gross and net output growth using the neoclassical growth ac...
POPULAT EUROPE & NORTH AMERICA

Population in Europe and North America on the Eve of the Millennium

Dynamics and Policy Responses - Regional Population Meeting, Budapest, Hungary

14 Jan 2000
This publication presents some of the documentation prepared for the Regional Population Meeting held in Budapest (Hungary) during 7-9 December 1998. The following themes are discussed: fertility, family and gender issues; reproductive rights and sexual and reproductive health; mortality and heal...
CONCLUS REGIONAL POPULATION 1998

Conclusions

Regional Population Meeting, Budapest, Hungary

14 Jan 2000
This publication presents the conclusions that were negotiated and adopted at the 1998 Regional Population Meeting held by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. The conclusions focus on the following five priority themes: fertility, family and gender issues; reproductive rights and s...
FERTILITY & FAMILY SURVEYS CANADA

Fertility and Family Surveys in Countries of the ECE Region

Standard Country Report - Canada

Series:
Economic Studies
15 Oct 1999
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. These country reports shed some light on developments in fertility and partnership formation an...
STAT YRBK OF THE ECE 1998/99

Trends in Europe and North America

Statistical Yearbook of the ECE

14 May 1999
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...
MIGRATION IN THE CIS 1997/98

Migration in the CIS

20 Aug 1999
This report provides a comprehensive description of the migration situation and migration flows in each of the countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States. This issue updates the 1996 CIS Migration Report and includes all relevant developments of the countries' official policies and progr...
RESETTLEMENT REFUGEES FORCED MIGRA

Resettlement of 'Refugees' and 'Forced Migrants' in the Russian Federation

26 May 2000
Based on in-depth statistical research, this study analyzes the main patterns of resettlement of over four million migrants in the Russian Federation since the collapse of the Soviet Union. Among other issues, the report examines regional preferences of returning refugees and forced migrants and ...
PROFILE & MIGRATION INTENTIONS

Profile and Migration Intentions of Crimean Tatars Living in Uzbekistan

26 May 2000
Based on an extensive survey, this study investigates the likelihood of a further wave of Crimean Tatars moving from Uzbekistan to their original homeland and looks into different factors discouraging them from returning. Among other issues, it analyzes the socio-economic characteristics of the C...
MIGRATION POTENTIAL CENTRAL & EAST

Migration Potential in Central and Eastern Europe

14 May 1999
This survey represents the most comprehensive comparative survey of migration potential in Central and Eastern Europe to date. Making important advances on previous research, it gives indications of the volume of migration potential and distinguishes between emigration, temporary labour migration...
ESTONIAS NON CITIZEN SURVEY ATTIT

Estonia's Non-Citizens

A Survey of Attitudes to Migration and Integration

26 May 2000
This survey analyzes the situation of the Russian-speaking population in Estonia and how the break-up of the Soviet Union and their becoming non-citizens has influenced their attitudes towards integration and migration. Among other issues, the study explains why the number of Estonian-Russians op...
DEPORTED PEOPLES OF THE FORMER SOV

Deported Peoples of the Former Soviet Union

The Case of the Meskhetians

26 May 2000
This report is an up-to-date study of the Meskhetians, an ethnic group of Muslim background forcibly relocated from Georgia to Siberia and Central Asia during the Stalin era. Based on interviews with several key actors in Georgia and Azerbaijan, the report traces the migratory history of the Mesk...
CTRY REPORTS TRANS MIGRA RUSSIAN

Transit Migration in the Russian Federation

15 Aug 1994
Transit migration is increasingly turning into an issue of governmental concern. This series of reports presents further understanding of migration issues. It offers a profile of migrants and potential migrants, determining their individual motives, attitudes and perceptions vis-á-vis migration.
BALTIC ROUTE: THE TRAFFICKING OF M

Baltic Route, The

The Trafficking of Migrants through Lithuania

1 Oct 1998
Sharing a border with Poland and Belarus, Lithuania has become a transit zone for irregular migrants heading towards the West. Based on interviews with non-CIS migrants apprehended while transiting Lithuania, this study sets out to understand why and how migrants from developing countries, especi...
MIGRATION CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPE

Migration in Central and Eastern Europe 1999 Review

23 Jul 1999
The first part of this report reviews migration trends in 15 Central and Eastern European Countries during the period 1997-1998. The second part takes an in-depth look at some key migration issues affecting Central and Eastern Europe. Since the end of the 1980s the CEECs have been faced with a ne...