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  • 31 Dec 2011
  • United Nations
  • Pages: 445
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...
The Guiding Principles were developed by the former Special Representative of the SG on the issue of human rights, transnational corporations and other business enterprises. They have been widely endorsed by international and regional organizations,...
French, Spanish
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • United Nations
  • Pages: 365
This book looks at how to achieve a more secure level of global sustainability and gathers recommendations. It analyzes the relationship between globalization and sustainability, evaluating arguments on the necessity of fundamental changes in...
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • United Nations Children's Fund
  • Pages: 145
L'Adolescence - l'âge de tous les possibles examine la situation générale des adolescents, et présente les défis qu'ils doivent relever dans les domaines de la santé, de l'éducation, de la protection et de la participation. Le rapport affirme que...
Spanish, English
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • United Nations
  • Pages: 144
While the region has seen impressive gains – including a 20% drop in new HIV infections since 2001 and a three-fold increase in access to antiretroviral therapy since 2006 – progress is threatened by an inadequate focus on key populations at higher...
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • International Trade Centre
  • Pages: 194
Étude présentant un cadre de politique commerciale élaboré par l’ITC, ainsi que les instruments de politique commerciale pouvant être utilisés par les gouvernements pour renforcer la compétitivité des entreprises à chaque étape de la chaîne...
English, Spanish
At the high-level segment of the fifty-second session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs, held on 11 and 12 March 2009, Heads of State, ministers and government representatives from 132 States gathered to evaluate progress made since 1998 towards...
Spanish, French
This publication addresses the issues associated with sustainable resource-circulating societies. It focuses on Asia, where both population growth and economic growth are increasingly prominent in the global context. It covers topics related to...
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • United Nations Development Programme
  • Pages: 185
This report examines the urgent global challenge of sustainable development and its relationship to rising inequality within and among countries. It strives to identify polices that would make development both more sustainable and more equitable. The...
The Manual of Tests and Criteria contains criteria, test methods and procedures to be used for classification of dangerous goods according to the provisions of Parts 2 and 3 of the United Nations Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods,...
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
  • Pages: 135
Over the last two years, the world economy has gone through a major crisis. The twenty-sixth session of UNCTAD’s Intergovernmental Working Group of Experts on International Standards of Accounting and Reporting (ISAR) provides an important...
Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in South Asia and are effective job creators and income generators. In addition, SMEs play a key role in poverty reduction and inclusive economic growth. However, SMEs in the subregion often face considerable...
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
  • Pages: 48
This policy-oriented paper identifies initiatives that policy-makers in the Asia Pacific region should duly consider for promoting CSR practices, at both the regional and national levels, and spanning domestic SMEs to large MNEs. The initiatives are...
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • United Nations
  • Pages: 125
Focusing on the Least Developed Countries located in the Asia-Pacific region, this study explores the impact of different approaches available to the LDCs and their partners in improving their developmental prospects through enhanced trade. It...
  • 31 Dec 2011
  • United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
  • Pages: 85
This book offers a synthesis of the results and implications from a series of business process analyses of procedures involved in importing and exporting goods to and from selected Asian countries. It aims at deepening the understanding of the nature...
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