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STAT YRBK 2021 64TH ISS

Statistical Yearbook 2021, Sixty-fourth Issue

Series:
United Nations Statistical Yearbook / Annuaire Statistique des Nations Unies (Ser. S)
7 Dec 2021
The Statistical Yearbook provides a comprehensive compilation of internationally available statistics on social and economic conditions and activities, at world, regional and national levels, for an appropriate historical period. Most of the statistics presented in the Yearbook are extracted from...
UN DISARMAMENT YRBK 2020 V45 P1

United Nations Disarmament Yearbook 2020: Part I

Series:
United Nations Disarmament Yearbook
20 May 2021
The United Nations Disarmament Yearbook, Volume 45 (Part I): 2020 is a compilation of the resolutions and decisions of the 75th session of the General Assembly, the voting patterns in the General Assembly and the First Committee, lead sponsors, sponsors and co-sponsors, references to First Commit...
WORLD STATISTICS POCKETBK 2021

World Statistics Pocketbook 2021

Series:
World Statistics Pocketbook (Ser. V)
22 Oct 2021
The World Statistics Pocketbook is an annual compilation of key statistical indicators prepared by the United Nations Statistics Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Topics covered include: agriculture, balance of payments, education, energy, environment, food, gender, healt...
TECHNOLOGY & INNOVAT RPT 2021

Technology and Innovation Report 2021

Catching Technological Waves - Innovation With Equity

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Technology and Innovation Report (TIR)
8 Apr 2021
The UNCTAD Technology and Innovation Report 2021 examines the likelihood of frontier technologies widening existing inequalities and creating new ones. It also addresses the national and international policies, instruments and institutional reforms that are needed to create a more equal world of ...
STATE GLOBAL PEACE AND SECURITY

The State of Global Peace and Security

In Line with the Central Mandates Contained in the Charter of the United Nations – Report of the Secretary General

20 May 2021
This report highlights the evolving nature of armed conflict and violence, examining seven major trends related to global peace and security today. It notes areas of progress and in which solutions are still wanting, as well as opportunities and persistent challenges faced by the international co...
KEY STAT TREND INTL TRADE 2020

Key Statistics and Trends in International Trade 2020

Trade Trends Under the COVID-19 Pandemic

Series:
Key Statistics and Trends in International Trade
29 Mar 2021
This publication is structured into two parts. The first part presents a short-term overview of the status of international trade using preliminary statistics on merchandise trade up to the third quarter of 2020. The second part provides illustrative statistics on international trade in goods and...
PSYCHOTROPIC SUBSTANCES STAT 2020

Psychotropic Substances 2020

Statistics for 2019 - Assessments of Annual Medical and Scientific Requirements for 2021

Series:
Psychotropic Substances / Substances Psychotropes / Sustancias Sicotrópicas
30 Apr 2021
On an annual basis the Psychotropics Control Section of the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) secretariat publishes a technical report that provides an overview of the worldwide licit manufacture, export, import, stocks and consumption of substances controlled under the Convention on P...
TRADE & ENVIRO REVIEW 2021

Trade and Environment Review 2021

Trade-Climate Readiness for Developing Countries

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Trade and Environment Review
29 Mar 2021
This edition examines the physical impacts of climate change and their effects on developing country economies and trade; the vulnerabilities of developing countries to climate change; costs and finance for climate change adaptation; and ways that developing countries can enhance their trade-clim...
RAPPORT ORGANE INTL CONTROLE 2020

Rapport de l'Organe international de contrôle des stupéfiants pour 2020

Series:
Rapport de l'Organe International de Contrôle des Stupéfiants
30 Sep 2021
Le rapport annuel de l'Organe international de contrôle des stupéfiants (OICS) est axé, cette année, plus spécifiquement sur les conséquences économiques de l’abus de substances. Le rapport se divise en 4 chapitres: Conséquences économiques de l'abus de substances; Fonctionnement du système inter...
INFRM JUNTA INT ESTUPEFACIENT 2020

Informe de la Junta Internacional de Fiscalización de Estupefacientes correspondiente a 2020

Series:
Informe de la Junta Internacional de Fiscalización de Estupefacientes
30 Sep 2021
UNODC proporciona información mundial sobre estupefacientes. Los datos tienen múltiples fuentes. Los Estados miembros presentan periódicamente a la UNODC estadísticas sobre drogas. Otros datos se recopilan a través de encuestas nacionales implementadas por la UNODC en cooperación con los gobierno...
RPT INTL NARC CONT BOARD 2020 (A)

Report of the International Narcotics Control Board for 2020 (Arabic language)

Series:
Report of the International Narcotics Control Board (Arabic)
29 Sep 2021
UNODC provides global information on narcotics. Data have multiple sources. Member States regularly submit to UNODC statistics on drugs. Other data are collected through national surveys implemented by UNODC in cooperation with national governments or are compiled from scientific literature. It a...
RPT INTL NARC CONT BOARD 2020 (C)

Report of the International Narcotics Control Board for 2020 (Chinese language)

Series:
Report of the International Narcotics Control Board (Chinese)
1 Oct 2021
UNODC provides global information on narcotics. Data have multiple sources. Member States regularly submit to UNODC statistics on drugs. Other data are collected through national surveys implemented by UNODC in cooperation with national governments or are compiled from scientific literature. It a...
RPT INTL NARC CONT BOARD 2020 (R)

Report of the International Narcotics Control Board for 2020 (Russian language)

Series:
Report of the International Narcotics Control Board (Russian)
2 Oct 2021
UNODC provides global information on narcotics. Data have multiple sources. Member States regularly submit to UNODC statistics on drugs. Other data are collected through national surveys implemented by UNODC in cooperation with national governments or are compiled from scientific literature. It a...
RPT INTL NARC CONT BOARD 2020

Report of the International Narcotics Control Board for 2020

Series:
Report of the International Narcotics Control Board
6 May 2021
UNODC provides global information on narcotics. Data have multiple sources. Member States regularly submit to UNODC statistics on drugs. Other data are collected through national surveys implemented by UNODC in cooperation with national governments or are compiled from scientific literature. It a...
NARC DRUGS EST WORLD REQ 2020

Narcotics Drugs 2020

Estimated World Requirements for 2021 - Statistics for 2019

Series:
Narcotic Drugs / Stupéfiants / Estupefacientes
15 Apr 2021
This publication contains information about the licit movement of the internationally controlled narcotic drugs included in the Schedules of the 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs. This includes information on the cultivation of opiate raw materials; on the extraction of alkaloids from opiu...
WHAT AT STAKE FOR DEVELOP CTRIES

What Is at Stake for Developing Countries in Trade Negotiations on E-commerce?

The Case of the Joint Statement Initiative

15 Apr 2021
The expansion of the digital economy has transformed the way we produce, consume and do business. With the rapid expansion of e-commerce, increasing calls were made for common rules in the framework of the World Trade Organization (WTO) for governing cross-border e-commerce in goods and services,...
IMPROV ACCESS TO MEDICAL PRODUCTS

Improving Access to Medical Products Through Trade

What Can Regional Trade Agreements Do in Times of Crisis?

12 Apr 2021
The COVID-19 crisis has demonstrated the criticality of maintaining trade flows of essential medical products and protective equipment. However, the pandemic has also exposed some loopholes in the current trade agreements. Based on a review of 107 regional trade agreements (RTAs) and an examinati...
GUID MEASU INTRA HOUSE POWER DECI

Guidance for Measuring Intra-household Power and Decision-making

5 Apr 2021
Statistical indicators on gender equality in power and decision-making usually focus on the public sphere. This publication offers guidance for producing statistics on decision-making in the private sphere of the home. It proposes seven dimensions of household decision-making and offers possible ...
GENERALIZ SYSTEM PREFERENCE CANADA

Generalized System of Preferences

Handbook on the Scheme of Canada - Third Edition

10 Apr 2021
The handbook series promotes greater awareness among exporters and government officials in developing countries on trading opportunities available under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) and a better understanding of applicable rules and regulations with a view to facilitating their eff...
GENERALIZED SYSTEM OF PREFER JAPAN

Generalized System of Preferences

Handbook on the Scheme of Japan - Seventh Edition

11 Apr 2021
The handbook series promotes greater awareness among exporters and government officials in developing countries on trading opportunities available under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) and a better understanding of applicable rules and regulations with a view to facilitating their eff...
CLIMATE CHNGE GREEN RECOVERY TRADE

Climate Change, Green Recovery and Trade

13 Jul 2021
The Covid-19 pandemic has dramatically impacted the economic and political background against which climate and trade policy have been discussed for decades, particularly with respect to questions of climate finance, subsidies and border carbon adjustments. As governments respond to both the Covi...
TRANSFORMING TRADE & DEV (A)

Transforming Trade and Development in a Fractured, Post-pandemic World (Arabic language)

Report of the Secretary-General of UNCTAD to the Fifteenth Session of the Conference

22 Apr 2021
This is the report of the Secretary-General of UNCTAD to the 15th session of the quadrennial UNCTAD Conference. It describes how a fractured global economic landscape has been scarred by the COVID-19 pandemic and then goes on to argue that the session should led to an agreed outcome where Member ...
TRANSFORMING TRADE & DEV (R)

Transforming Trade and Development in a Fractured, Post-pandemic World (Russian language)

Report of the Secretary-General of UNCTAD to the Fifteenth Session of the Conference

22 Apr 2021
This is the report of the Secretary-General of UNCTAD to the 15th session of the quadrennial UNCTAD Conference. It describes how a fractured global economic landscape has been scarred by the COVID-19 pandemic and then goes on to argue that the session should led to an agreed outcome where Member ...
TRANSFORMING TRADE & DEV (C)

Transforming Trade and Development in a Fractured, Post-pandemic World (Chinese language)

Report of the Secretary-General of UNCTAD to the Fifteenth Session of the Conference

22 Apr 2021
This is the report of the Secretary-General of UNCTAD to the 15th session of the quadrennial UNCTAD Conference. It describes how a fractured global economic landscape has been scarred by the COVID-19 pandemic and then goes on to argue that the session should led to an agreed outcome where Member ...