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Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
STAT INDICATORS ASIA PACIFI V29 #4

Statistical Indicators for Asia and the Pacific, December 1999

23 Jun 2000
Issued four times a year, this publication provides data for assessing demographic and economic trends in countries and areas of the Asia and the Pacific region. Data presented for multiple years on a month-by-month basis, facilitate comparative studies.
STAT YRBK ASIA PACIF 1999

Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 1999

Series:
Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific
4 Aug 2000
This annual report includes up-to-date statistics on 56 countries of the region. A wealth of data can be found for each country on topics such as: population, manpower, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, energy production and consumption, transportation and communicat...
ATLAS MINERAL RES THE ESCAP AZERB

Atlas of Mineral Resources of the ESCAP Region

Geology and Mineral Resources of Azerbaijan

Series:
Mineral Resources
4 May 2001
This series shows the distribution of mineral deposits and occurrences in the countries of the Asia and Pacific region irrespective of their economic significance and provides information on their contained commodities, reserves, geographic locations, their relation to the geological environment ...
ECON SOC SURVEY ASIA PAC 2000

Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2000

Economic and Financial Monitoring and Survillance

Series:
Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific
4 Aug 2000
This survey analyzes recent economic and social developments in the region with particular emphasis on economic and social policy issues and broad development strategies. An essential resource for every multinational corporation intending to expand their business into Asia or to invest in the reg...
ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V6 #2 12/1999

Asia-Pacific Development Journal Vol.6 No.2, December 1999

Series:
Asia-Pacific Development Journal
4 Aug 2000
The primary emphasis of the Journal is the publication of empirically based, policy-oriented articles, which can engage the attention of policy makers, academicians and researchers. The articles analyze development issues and problems relevant to the Asia-Pacific region. (The Asia-Pacific Develop...
ATTRACTING FOREIGN DIRECT INVEST

Attracting Foreign Direct Investment in Pacific Island Countries

Lessons from East/South-east Asian Experience

21 Jul 2000
The purpose of this study is to draw lessons from the experience of East and South-East Asian economies that Pacific island countries can learn in their efforts to attract Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). The publication outlines the host country factors that determine the location of FDI, as wel...
ASIAN & PACIFIC DECADE OF DISABL

Asian and Pacific Decade of Disabled Persons

Mid-point - Country Perspectives

14 Apr 2000
This publication contains country and area perspectives concerning the implementation of the Agenda for Action for the Asian and Pacific Decade of Disabled Persons up to 1997, the mid-point of the Decade 1993-2002. Each country perspective covers such areas as: national overview; policy measures;...
ASIAN PACIF REMOTE SENSING V12 #1

Asian-Pacific Remote Sensing and GIS Journal, July 1999

21 Jul 2000
This journal, published twice a year, is a collection of articles written by scientists on remote sensing, GIS development and application related to the countries and areas of Asia and the Pacific. An important aim of the publication is to serve as a source of reference for the numerous governme...
ASIAN PACIF REMOTE SENSING V11 #2

Asian-Pacific Remote Sensing and GIS Journal, January 1999

21 Jul 2000
This journal, published twice a year, is a collection of articles written by scientists on remote sensing, GIS development and application related to the countries and areas of Asia and the Pacific. An important aim of the publication is to serve as a source of reference for the numerous governme...
GROWTH WITH EQUITY POLICY LESSONS

Growth with Equity

Policy Lessons from the Experiences of Selected Asian Countries

14 Apr 2000
Growth and equity are commonly shared development objectives that every country desires to achieve. However, not every country succeeds in achieving the twin objectives. The country studies on India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Thailand and the Republic of Korea presented in this publication, should help...
OIL & NATURAL GAS RESOURCES POTENT

Oil and Natural Gas Resources and Potential in North-east Asia

Series:
Mineral Concentrations and Hydrocarbon Accumulations in the ESCAP Region
24 Mar 2000
The countries of North-East Asia have a recognized mineral resource base and potential for fuel and non-fuel minerals and have formulated long term national plans and programmes for exploration and development of these resources. This study takes a look at the current state of knowledge regarding...
HNDBK FOR LITERACY & POST LITERACY

Handbook for Literacy and Post-literacy for Women's Empowerment in South Asia

23 Jun 2000
This Handbook, a collaborative effort among literacy and rural development professionals in South Asia, has been developed to support the work of professionals engaged in the promotion of literacy among women in South Asia. The major objective is to show the essential steps for developing and imp...
STAT WOMEN ASIA & PACIFIC 1999

Statistics on Women in Asia and the Pacific 1999

24 Mar 2000
This publication demonstrates how women have participated and contributed to the changes in the social and economic conditions of the region. It includes statistics on men so that an assessment of the relative status of women and men can be made and also provides a consistent set of demographic e...
ASIA PACIFIC IN FIGURES 1999

Asia-Pacific in Figures 1999

4 Aug 2000
This statistical pocketbook contains an aggregate of data for 56 countries or areas on population statistics, social statistics, employment, energy, national accounts, external trade, central government expenditure by function, finance, production, prices, land use, transport and tourism. Where o...
INTEGR ENVIRO CONSIDER INTO ECON

Integrating Environmental Considerations into Economic Policy Making

Institutional Issues

Series:
Development Papers
23 Jun 2000
This volume focuses on institutional mechanisms for integrating environment into economic policy-making in selected countries of the ESCAP region. In particular it examines existing institutional arrangements at the national and local level, their effectiveness, and analyzes the structure and pro...
ASIAN PACIF REMOTE SENSING V11 #1

Asian-Pacific Remote Sensing and GIS Journal, July 1998

4 Aug 2000
This journal, published twice a year, is a collection of articles written by scientists on remote sensing, GIS development and application related to the countries and areas of Asia and the Pacific. An important aim of the publication is to serve as a source of reference for the numerous governme...
FAMILY & OLDER PERSONS BANGLADESH

Family and Older Persons in Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, The

Series:
Asian Population Studies Series
21 Jul 2000
The family remains the most important source of support for the elderly. However, socio-economic changes are undermining this traditional means of support. Through case studies on Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka this publication discusses the implications of Asia's population future for the fa...
GDLNS ROAD SAFETY ACTION PLANS

Guidelines on Road Safety Action Plans and Programmes

24 Mar 2000
Road safety problems are increasing in many Asia and the Pacific countries and effective action needs to be taken if the situation is not to continue deteriorating. This publication presents road safety guidelines for Asia and the Pacific.
DEV THE TRANS ASIAN RAILWAY SOUTH

Development of the Trans-Asian Railway

Trans-Asian Railway in the Southern Corridor of Asia-Europe Routes

28 Apr 2000
This publication identifies and evaluates the development and operation of a network of routes allowing through railway transport of containers between South Asia and Europe, southern China and Europe and Thailand and Europe. It also looks at the rails transportation of containers from Central As...
ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V6 #1 06/1999

Asia-Pacific Development Journal Vol.6 No.1, June 1999

Series:
Asia-Pacific Development Journal
24 Mar 2000
The primary emphasis of the Journal is the publication of empirically based, policy-oriented articles, which can engage the attention of policy makers, academicians and researchers. The articles analyze development issues and problems relevant to the Asia-Pacific region. (The Asia-Pacific Develop...
ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V5 #2 12/1998

Asia-Pacific Development Journal, Vol.5, No.2, December 1998

Series:
Asia-Pacific Development Journal
1 Oct 1999
The primary emphasis of the Journal is the publication of empirically based, policy-oriented articles, which can engage the attention of policy makers, academicians and researchers. The articles analyze development issues and problems relevant to the Asia-Pacific region. (The Asia-Pacific Develop...
STAT YRBK ASIA PACIF 1998

Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 1998

Series:
Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific
1 Oct 1999
This annual report includes up-to-date statistics on 56 countries of the region. A wealth of data can be found for each country on topics such as: population, manpower, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, energy production and consumption, transportation and communicat...
ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V5 #1 06/1998

Asia-Pacific Development Journal Vol.5, No.1, June 1998

Series:
Asia-Pacific Development Journal
19 Feb 1999
The primary emphasis of the Journal is the publication of empirically based, policy-oriented articles, which can engage the attention of policy makers, academicians and researchers. The articles analyze development issues and problems relevant to the Asia-Pacific region. (The Asia-Pacific Develop...
STAT YRBK ASIA PACIF 1997

Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific 1997

Series:
Statistical Yearbook for Asia and the Pacific
11 Sep 1998
This annual report includes up-to-date statistics on 56 countries of the region. A wealth of data can be found for each country on topics such as: population, manpower, national accounts, agriculture, forestry and fishing, industry, energy production and consumption, transportation and communicat...
ECON SOC SURVEY ASIA PAC 1998

Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 1998

Series:
Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific
6 Nov 1998
This Survey analyzes recent economic and social developments in the region with particular emphasis on economic and social policy issues and broad development strategies. An essential resource for every multinational corporation intending to expand their business in Asia or to invest in the region.
RPT RECOM EXPERT GROUP MEET ADOLES

Report and Recommendations of the Expert Group Meeting on Adolescents

Implications of Population Trends, Environment and Development

Series:
Asian Population Studies Series
23 Oct 1998
This publication identifies, in the Asian and the Pacific region, the underlying demographic, economic and socio-cultural factors and policies that affect the full development of adolescents and youth, especially in the area of their reproductive health. It also recommends priority strategies to ...
ASIA PACIF DEV JRNL V4 #2 12/1997

Asia-Pacific Development Journal Vol.4 No.2, December 1997

Series:
Asia-Pacific Development Journal
23 Oct 1998
The primary emphasis of the Asia-Pacific Development Journal is to publish empirically based, policy-oriented articles which can engage the attention of policy makers, academicians and researchers. The articles analyze development issues and problems relevant to the Asia-Pacific region. The paper...