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NO ONE LEFT BEHIND SANITATION EUR

No One Left Behind

Good Practices to Ensure Equitable Access to Water and Sanitation in the Pan-European Region

28 Feb 2013
This publication presents good practices and lessons learned from throughout the pan-European region on the policies and measures to be enacted to provide equitable access to water and sanitation. It distinguishes three key dimensions of equitable access: geographical disparities; specific barrie...
EU ENLARGEMENT TURKISH LABOUR MIGR

EU Enlargement and Turkish Labour Migration

13 Feb 2012
This book provides an accessible and comprehensive evaluation of labour migration in general and Turkish labour migration to the European Union in particular, while focusing on critical issues and policies relating to economic, demographic, political and social implications of the EU Eastern enla...
ENVIRO PERF REV MACEDONIA 2ND

Environmental Performance Review: The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Second Review

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ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
27 Mar 2012
The first Environmental Performance Review (EPR) of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia was carried out in 2002. This second review intends to measure the progress made by the country in managing its environment and in addressing upcoming environmental challenges since the first EPR. To fig...
2ND ASSESS TRANSBOUND RIVERS

Second Assessment of Transboundary Rivers, Lakes and Groundwaters

6 Oct 2011
The key goal of the second Assessment of Transboundary Rivers, Lakes and Groundwaters is to keep the state of shared water resources in Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia under scrutiny. It aims to facilitate informed decision-making on their management, provide the basis for continuous bilateral ...
RECOM RELAT PRESCR TECHN HARMO #61

Recommandations relatives à des prescriptions techniques harmonisées à l'echelle Européenne applicables aux bateaux de navigation intérieure

Résolution No.61, révision 1

7 Oct 2011
Les Recommandations de l'ONU relatives à des prescriptions techniques harmonisées à l’échelle européenne applicables aux bateaux de navigation intérieure établissent un régime paneuropéen de prescriptions techniques applicables aux bateaux de navigation intérieure engagés dans le transport intern...
INVEST POLICY REV MACEDONIA

Investment Policy Review - The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Investment Policy Reviews
28 Feb 2013
The IPR of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia analyzes FDI trends and their impact on the host economy, provides a detailed evaluation of the legal and regulatory framework for investment, including concrete recommendations to improve it, and presents an overall strategy to attract investm...
SIGNI SIGNS SIGNAL INLAND WATER

SIGNI: Signs and Signals for Inland Waterways

Signs and Signals for Inland Waterways

8 Jul 2011
Signs and Signals for Inland Waterways (SIGNI) establishes a harmonized signaling system, applicable to the inland waterways of international importance and coherent with the maritime buoyage system. SIGNI covers bouyage and marking of the waterways, marking of permanent structures, blockage of t...
DEV REGIO BIOMAS PLANS RUSSIAN FED

The Development of Regional Biomass Action Plans of the Russian Federation

8 Jul 2011
This document describes a detailed survey of specific issues: the rationale, objectives, methodology, organization and expected results of a project activity that aims to develop Regional Biomass Action Plans in the regions of the Russian Federation within the framework of the UNECE project ‘Deve...
UNECE COUNTRIES FIGURES 2011

UNECE Countries in Figures 2011

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UNECE Countries in Figures
15 Apr 2011
This publication provides a one-page overview of the 56 member countries of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) situated in Europe, North America, the Caucasus and Central Asia. Profiles include key facts and a map of each country, demographic data and indicators of gender e...
ENVIRO PERF REV BOSNIA HERZEG 2ND

Environmental Performance Reviews

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Second Review

Series:
ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
29 Jun 2011
The Environmental Performance Review Programme is considered an important instrument for countries with economies in transition. The second round puts particular emphasis on implementation, integration, financing and the socio-economic interface with the environment. This report takes stock of th...
BUILDING LONG TERM STRATEGIES

Building Long Term Strategies and Public-private Alliances for Export Development

The Finnish Case

Series:
Comercio Internacional
30 Sep 2010
The Finnish case of industrial renewal from essentially natural-resource-based industries toward machinery, engineering, electronics and ICT is of particular relevance for Latin-American countries. The study explains the crucial role of the Finnish innovation system and the long term public-priva...
GDLNS THE SETTING OF TARGETS

Guidelines on the Setting of Targets, Evaluation of Progress and Reporting

Series:
ECE Environmental Performance Reviews Series
17 Dec 2010
The Protocol on Water and Health has been negotiated specifically to ensure, by linking water management and health issues, the supply of safe drinking water and adequate sanitation for everyone. The Protocol recognizes the complexity of the water and health nexus and requires Parties to tackle p...
FOREST PROD ANN MARKET 2009/10

Forest Products Annual Market Review 2009-2010

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Study Papers
15 Nov 2010
The publication provides general and statistical information on forest products markets and related policies in the UN Economic Commission for Europe region (Europe, North America and the Commonwealth of Independent States). The Review begins with an overview chapter, followed by description of t...
SELF MADE CITIES SEARCH SUSTAI (R)

Self-made Cities (Russian language)

In Search of Sustainable Solutions for Informal Settlements in the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Region

16 Jul 2010
Informal settlements are often characterized as “illegal’ residential formations lacking basic infrastructure, security of tenure and adequate housing. This book describes how more than 50 million people in the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) region have come to live in info...
PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNER INNOVATION

Public-Private Partnerships for Innovation and Export Development

The Irish Model of Development

Series:
Comercio Internacional
21 Jun 2010
Given the fact that Ireland was once one of the poorest countries in Europe but it has managed to become one of the richest and most globalized countries in the world, this case study seeks to show that certain success factors are universal and can be applied in any country provided the political...
ALIANZAS PUBLICO PRIVADAS FOMENT

Alianza Público-privada

Fomento de la Exportación e Innovación en Pymes - El Caso de España

Series:
Comercio Internacional
10 Jun 2010
El estudio analiza el sistema español de apoyo a la internacionalización y a la innovación de PYMES y cómo interactúan el sector público y el sector privado para implementar este apoyo. Se analiza tanto el modelo central como el de la Comunidad Autónoma de Andalucía. Los autores aducen factores e...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADN 2011 2V

Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par route

ADR - Applicable au 1 janvier 2011(vendu en version imprimée seulement; PDF seulement; CD-Rom seulement; ou comme ensemble comprenant CD-Rom et version imprimée. Le CD-Rom est bilingue Français/Anglais comprenant des fichiers MS Word et Excel, alors que

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Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Route (ADR)
22 Dec 2010
Cet Accord faisant autorité a pour but d'accroître la sécurité des transports internationaux de marchandises dangereuses par route. Régulièrement mis à jour, il impose les conditions dans lesquelles les marchandises dangereuses peuvent faire l'objet d'un transport international. Cette version a é...
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADR 2011

European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)

Applicable as from 1 January 2011 (Sold as print only, PDF only, CD-Rom only, or as a set with CD-Rom and print copy. CD-Rom is bilingual in English/French containing MS Word and Excel files, while PDF is available in English and French)

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European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR)
27 Oct 2010
This authoritative Agreement is intended to increase the safety of international transport of dangerous goods by road. Regularly amended and updated since its entry into force, it contains the conditions under which dangerous goods may be carried internationally. This version has been prepared on...
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADN 2011 (R)

European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN) 2011 (Russian language)

Electronic version, bilingual English/French; includes MS Word and Excel files. Also available in print and pdf in English, Fren

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European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN)
25 Aug 2011
The ADN agreed in Geneva on 26 May 2000 under the auspices of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and the Central Commission for Navigation on the Rhine (CCNR) entered into force on 28 February 2008. The Regulations annexed to the ADN contain provisions concerning dangerous ...
ACCORD EUROPEEN ADN 2011 2V

Accord Européen Relatif au Transport International des Marchandises Dangereuses par Voies de Navigation Intérieures (ADN) 2011

y compris le Règlement annexé, en vigueur le 1 janvier 2011

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Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par voies de navigation intérieures (ADN)
7 Feb 2011
L'Accord européen relatif au transport international des marchandises dangereuses par voies de navigation intérieures (ADN) fait à Genève le 26 mai 2000 sous l'égide de la Commission économique des Nations Unies pour l'Europe (CEE-ONU) et de la Commission centrale pour la navigation du Rhin (CCNR...
EUR AGRMT INTL CARR ADN 2011 2V

European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN) 2011

Including the Annexed Regulations, Applicable as from 1 January 2011

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European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN)
2 Feb 2011
The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN) agreed in Geneva on 26 May 2000 under the auspices of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) and the Central Commission for Navigation on the Rhine (CCNR) entered into forc...
IMPORTANCE CHINA FOREST PROD UNECE

The Importance of China's Forest Products Markets to the UNECE Region

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Discussion Papers
16 Jul 2010
This publication provides insights of China’s forest products markets and its importance to the UNECE region. China’s forest sector has been developing rapidly in the past decade. It is now the largest manufacturer of forest products in the world. China is an important trading partner for the UNE...
COMPENDIUM ICT APPS VII

Compendium of ICT Applications on Electronic Government

Volume II - Mobile Applications on Human Security and Business Development

3 Sep 2010
The Compendium is a unique collection of current ICT applications being used directly by or in partnership with governments, governmental institutions and the private sector around the world to support administration and public service, while addressing governance challenges. The Compendium also ...
FOREST PROD CONVER FACTOR UNECE

Forest Product Conversion Factors for the UNECE Region

12 Aug 2010
This publication provides ratios of raw material input to the output of wood-based forest products for 16 countries of the UNECE region. Analysts, policymakers, forest practitioners and forest-based manufacturers often have a need for this information when looking into the future of the forest se...
FOREST SECTOR IN THE GREEN ECONOMY

The Forest Sector in the Green Economy

Series:
Geneva Timber and Forest Discussion Papers
12 Aug 2010
The Forest Sector in the Green Economy sums up key elements and conclusions of the presentations and discussions that took place during the Policy Forum “The Forest Sector in the Green economy” held on 15 October 2009 during the UNECE Timber Committee’s annual session. This Geneva Timber and Fore...