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DRUG ABUSE PREVENT AMONG YOUTH

Drug Abuse Prevention among Youth from Ethnic and Indigenous Minorities

31 Dec 2004
The stigma attached to drug abuse is often reinforced by racial and ethnic stereotypes while at the same time these very stereotypes push young people towards substance abuse. It is this complex cycle of reinforcing negative stereotypes, marginalization, and drug abuse that prompted this publicat...
SISTEMA GLOBAL ARMONIZADO #2

Sistema Globalmente Armonizado de Clasificación y Etiquetado de Productos Químicos (SGA): Segunda Edición Revisada

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Sistema globalmente armonizado de clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos (SGA)
12 Jun 2008
El Sistema Globalmente Armonizado de clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos (SGA) es el resultado de la cooperación entre la Organización Internacional del Trabajo (OIT), la Organización de Cooperación y Desarrollo Económicos (OCDE) y la Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU). El SGA...
SYSTEME GENERAL HARMON SGH #2

Système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH) - Deuxième édition révisée

deuxième édition révisée

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Système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH)
27 Jul 2007
Le Système général harmonisé de classification et d’étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH) décrit la classification et l'étiquetage des produits chimiques par types de danger. Il fournit une base pour l’harmonisation à l'échelle mondiale des prescriptions et réglementations applicables aux produ...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 2007

World Economic and Social Survey 2007

Development in an Ageing World - 60th Anniversary Edition, 1948-2007

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World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
29 Jun 2007
The World Economic and Social Survey 2007 analyses the challenges and opportunities associated with ageing populations and aims to facilitate discussions in furthering the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing which focuses on three sets of priorities: older people and development; advanc...
REFORMA AL SISTEMA DE SALUD

Reforma al Sistema de Salud Chileno Desde la Perspectiva de los Derechos Humanos, La

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Políticas Sociales
25 Aug 2006
Desde los años ochenta, el sistema de salud chileno se caracteriza por una dualidad público-privada, de escasa complementariedad o interacción y altos niveles de discriminación, inequidad y segmentación. Este informe revisa la reforma al sistema de salud desde la perspectiva de los derechos human...
DISABILITY AT GLANCE 2006

Disability at a Glance 2006

A Profile of 28 Countries and Areas in Asia and the Pacific

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Disability at a Glance
12 Jan 2007
The Asian and Pacific Decade of Disabled Persons started with the premise of promoting a paradigm shift from a welfare-based to a rights-based approach towards disability. The current publication aims to provide disability-related data and policy-related information so that readers are able to se...
SISTEMA GLOBAL ARMONIZADO #1

Sistema Globalmente Armonizado de Clasificación y Etiquetado de Productos Químicos (SGA): Primera Edición Revisada

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Sistema globalmente armonizado de clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos (SGA)
24 Feb 2006
El Sistema Globalmente Armonizado de clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos (SGA) es el resultado de la cooperación entre la Organización Internacional del Trabajo (OIT), la Organización de Cooperación y Desarrollo Económico (OCDE) y la Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU). El SGA ...
AIDS & THE FAMILY POLICY OPTION

AIDS and the Family

Policy Options for a Crisis in Family Capital

10 Feb 2006
HIV and AIDS take a profound toll on families. When a family member becomes sick or dies, everyone in the family suffers. In 2001, the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on HIV/AIDS recognized the important role played by the family in prevention, care and support. This publication a...
GLOBAL HARMON SYST CLASS #1 (CD)

Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) (CD-ROM)

First Revised Edition

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Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
18 Nov 2005
This CD-Rom contains the English and French versions of the first revised edition of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification of Chemicals, the Fourth revised edition of the Manual of Tests and Criteria and its amendment 1, and Part 2 of the UN Model Regulations of the Transport of Danger...
SYSTEME GENERAL HARMON SGH #1

Système Général Harmonisé de Classification et d'Etiquetage des Produits Chimiques (SGH) - Première Edition Révisée

Première Edition Révisée

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Système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH)
12 Aug 2005
Le Système général harmonisé de classification et d’étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH) décrit la classification et l'étiquetage des produits chimiques par types de danger. Il fournit une base pour l’harmonisation à l'échelle mondiale des prescriptions et réglementations applicables aux produ...
SISTEMA GLOBAL ARMONIZADO

Sistema Globalmente Armonizado de Clasificación y Etiquetado de Productos Químicos (SGA)

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Sistema globalmente armonizado de clasificación y etiquetado de productos químicos (SGA)
14 Jan 2005
El empleo de productos químicos para mejorar la calidad de vida es una práctica difundida en todo el mundo. Sin embargo, si bien estos productos pueden ser benéficos, también pueden presentar efectos adversos para los seres humanos o el medio ambiente. Por esa razón, cierto número de países y org...
SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT CARE

Substance Abuse Treatment and Care for Women

Case Studies and Lessons Learned

22 Apr 2005
In most countries of the world, the circumstances of women’s lives are very different from those of men. This is also reflected in their experience of substance use problems. The goal of this publication is to raise awareness about the treatment needs of women and to provide tools, suggestions an...
HIV PREV AMONG YOUNG PEOPLE INJ

HIV Prevention among Young Injecting Drug Users

5 Nov 2004
Today HIV/ AIDS is one the biggest challenges facing the world. The risk of getting the virus is particularly high for young injecting drug users, who are isolated, marginalized and often lack access to even basic prevention services. This publication focuses on reaching out to young drug abusers...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2004

State of World Population 2004

The Cairo Consensus at Ten - Population, Reproductive Health and the Global Effort to End Poverty

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State of World Population
24 Sep 2004
This year’s report examines countries’ achievements and constraints in implementing the Cairo consensus, including efforts to improve the quality and reach of reproductive health programmes, promote women’s rights, improve maternal and child health and strengthen HIV prevention efforts. UNFPA’s r...
GLOBAL HARMON SYST CLASS (E/F CD)

Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) (CD-ROM)

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Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
19 Dec 2003
This CD-ROM contains the official texts in English and French of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) and the 4th Edition of the Manual of Tests and Criteria. It also contains Part II of the Model Regulations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and a d...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2003 (R)

State of World Population 2003 (Russian language)

Making One Billion Count - Investing in Adolescents' Health and Rights

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State of World Population
24 Oct 2003
Some 1.2 billion people--one person in five--are between ages 10 and 19, the largest number of adolescents in history. Half of them are poor; one in four live in extreme poverty, on less than $1 a day. This year's State of the World Population report examines their condition, in the context of ch...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2003 (A)

State of World Population 2003 (Arabic language)

Making One Billion Count - Investing in Adolescents' Health and Rights

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State of World Population
24 Oct 2003
Some 1.2 billion people--one person in five--are between ages 10 and 19, the largest number of adolescents in history. Half of them are poor; one in four live in extreme poverty, on less than $1 a day. This year's State of the World Population report examines their condition, in the context of ch...
STATE WORLD POPUL RPT 2003

State of World Population 2003

Making One Billion Count - Investing in Adolescents' Health and Rights

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State of World Population
24 Oct 2003
The largest generation of adolescents in history —1.2 billion kids—is preparing to enter adulthood in a rapidly changing world. This State of World Population Report examines the challenges and risks this generation faces and their impact on adolescents’ physical, emotional, and mental well-being...
SYSTEME GENERAL HARMONISE DE CLASS

Système Général Harmonisé de Classification et d'Etiquetage des Produits Chimiques (SGH)

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Système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH)
8 Aug 2003
Le système général harmonisé de classification et d'étiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH) est un système unique à l'échelle mondiale capable de couvrir la classification des produits chimiques, leur étiquetage et les fiches de données de sécurité correspondantes. Il a été adopté récemment et se...
UNSCEAR RPT SET OF 2000/2001

United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR) 2000-2001 Reports (Three volume set)

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United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR) Reports
6 Jun 2003
Comprised of the UNSCEAR Annual Reports of 2000 and 2001, this set is recommended for government officials, scientists, medical specialists and others who are concerned about the possible hazards of natural and man-made sources of radiation. The 2000 edition, a two volume set, provides a unique s...