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This month in UNRIC’s newsletter

Plastic waste is the main theme of the month. The Icelandic tourist industry promotes Iceland as a "natural" and "pure" destination. But French photographer Julien Joly encountered an unexpected sight when he visited the remote beaches of Hornstrandir - namely plastic. Lots of plastic. It has long been a widespread... Read more

Paradise lost to plastic?

Paradise lost to plastic?

Hornstrandir, the northwestern most part of Iceland has been abandoned for over a century, when the las... Read more

There is no “away” for plastic

There is no “away” for plastic

For a long time, many people thought that marine litter consists of a few pieces of rubbish scattered a... Read more

A creative campaign to clean the oceans

A creative campaign to clean the oceans

What would you name the vortex of rubbish in the Pacific Ocean, also called the 8th continent? And did ... Read more

YOU and the EU vs the plastic bag

YOU and the EU vs the plastic bag

What the EU is doing and how you can helpEU could radically reduce its use of disposable plastic carrie... Read more

Interview of the month: Bo Shack, UNHCR

Interview of the month: Bo Shack, UNHCR

Mr Bo Shack is currently serving as the UNHCR representative in Afghanistan. Despite nearly 30 years in... Read more

UNRIC Library Newsletter - August 2007 - New information material

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Africa Renewal: Volume 21, No. 2, July 2007. 24 p.
Africa gears up for climate change.
Online version: http://www.un.org/ecosocdev/geninfo/afrec/vol21no2/index.html

Best Practices and Recommendations for Improving the Effectiveness of United Nations Sanctions: Based on the report of the Security Council Informal Working Group on General Issues of Sanctions (2006)
United Nations. New York. April 2007. vi, 22 p.
Online version: http://www.un.org/Docs/journal/asp/ws.asp?m=S/2006/997

Boletín sobre las actividades del sistema de las Naciones Unidas y las organizaciones intergubernamentales relacionadas con la cuestión de Palestina, Febrero de 2007, Volumen XXX, Boletin No. 2.
Naciones Unidas. División de los Derechos de los Palestinos. 28 p.

Boletín sobre las actividades del sistema de las Naciones Unidas y las organizaciones intergubernamentales relacionadas con la cuestión de Palestina, Enero de 2007, Volumen XXX, Boletin No. 1.
Naciones Unidas. División de los Derechos de los Palestinos. 6 p.

Boletín sobre las actividades del sistema de las Naciones Unidas y las organizaciones intergubernamentales sobre la cuestión de Palestina, Diciembre 2006, Volumen XXIX, Boletin No. 12.
Naciones Unidas. División de los Derechos de los Palestinos. 43 p.
Online version:  http://domino.un.org/pdfs/07-35825s.pdf 

Boletín sobre las actividades del sistema de las Naciones Unidas y las organizaciones intergubernamentales sobre la cuestión de Palestina, Agosto de 2006, Volumen XXIX, Boletin No. 8.
Naciones Unidas. División de los Derechos de los Palestinos. 12 p.
Online version: http://domino.un.org/pdfs/07-35825s.pdf 

Bulletin on action by the United Nations system and intergovernmental organizations relevant to the question of Palestine, February 2007, Volume XXX, Bulletin No. 2.
United Nations. Division for Palestinian Rights. 22 p.
Online version: http://unispal.un.org/unispal.nsf/1ce874ab1832a53e
852570bb006dfaf6/41ef73cbb11e173d852572f9006b029b!OpenDocument
   

Bulletin sur les activités menées par le système des Nations Unies et les organisations intergouvernementales concernant la question de Palestine, décembre 2006, Volume XXIX, Bulletin N° 12.
Nations Unies. Division des droits des Palestiniens. 57 p.

Bulletin sur les mesures prises par les organismes des Nations Unies et les organisations intergouvernementales concernant la question de Palestine, février 2007, Volume XXX, Bulletin N° 2.
Nations Unies. Division des droits des Palestiniens. 25 p.

Bulletin sur les mesures prises par les organismes des Nations Unies et les organisations intergouvernementales concernant la question de Palestine, août 2006, Volume XXIX, Bulletin N° 8.
Nations Unies. Division des droits des Palestiniens. 16 p.

Bulletin sur les mesures prises par les organismes des Nations Unies et les organisations intergouvernementales concernant la question de Palestine, mai 2006, Volume XXIX, Bulletin N° 5.
Nations Unies. Division des droits des Palestiniens. 20 p.

The Core International Human Rights Treaties.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2006. iv, 219 p. (ST/HR/3)
Sales No. E.06.XIV.2. ISBN 92-1-154166-2.

Crecer en las ciuades: Estado de la población mundial 2007; suplemento jóvenes.
Fondo de la Población de las Naciones Unidas. Nueva York. 2007. vii, 47 p.
Sales No. S.07.III.H.2. ISBN 978-0-89714-847-4.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/swp/2007/youth/spanish/index.html

Estado de la población mundial 2007: Liberar el potencial del crecimiento urbano
Fondo de la Población de las Naciones Unidas. Nueva York. 2007. iii, 99 p.
Sales No. S.07.III.H.1. ISBN 978-0-89714-809-2.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/swp/2007/spanish/introduction.html

État de la population mondiale 2007: libérer le potentiel de la croissance urbaine.
Fonds des Nations Unies pour la population. New York. 2007. iii, 99 p.
Sales No. F.07.III.H.1. ISBN 978-0-89714-808-5.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/swp/2007/french/introduction.html

Grandir en milieu urbain: État de la population mondiale 2007: supplément jeunesse.
Fonds des Nations Unies pour la population. New York. 2007. vii, 47 p.
Sales No. F.07.III.H.2. ISBN 978-0-89714-845-0.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/swp/2007/youth/french/index.html

Growing up urbain: State of the World Population 2007; Youth Supplement.
United Nations Population Fund. New York. 2007. vii, 47 p.
Sales No. E.07.III.H.2. ISBN 978-0-89714-843-6.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/swp/2007/youth/english/index.html

The Least Developed Countries Report 2007: Knowledge, Technological Learning and Innovation for Development.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. xv, 189 p. (UNCTAD/LDC/2007)
Sales No. E.07.II.D.8. ISBN 978-92-1-112717-1.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/ldc2007_en.pdf

The Least Developed Countries Report 2007:Overview by the Secretary-General of UNCTAD.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. 32 p. (UNCTAD/LDC/2007 (Overview)).
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/ldc2007overview_en.pdf

Meilleures pratiques et recommandations tendant à améliorer l’efficacité  des sanctions imposées par les Nations Unies: Brochure établie sur la base du rapport du Groupe de travail officieux du Conseil de sécurité sur le questions générales relatives aux sanctions (2006)
Nations Unies. New York. Avril 2007. vi, 22 p.
Online version: http://www.un.org/Docs/journal/asp/ws.asp?m=S/2006/997

The Millennium Development Goals Report 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2007. 36 p. Includes progress chart.
Sales No. E.07.I.15. ISBN 978-92-1-101153-1.
Online version: http://www.un.org/millenniumgoals/pdf/mdg2007.pdf

Objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement: Rapport 2007.
Nations Unies. New York. 2007. 36 p.
Sales No. E.07.I.15. ISBN 978-92-1-101153-1.
Online version: http://www.un.org/french/millenniumgoals/docs/mdg_2007.pdf

Los países menos adelantados informe de 2007: Panorama general por el Secretario General de la UNCTAD.
Naciones Unidas. Nueva York y Ginebra. 2007. 42 p. (UNCTAD/LDC/2007 (Overview))
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/sp/docs/ldc2007overview_sp.pdf

Prácticas adecuadas y recomendaciones para mejorar la eficacia de las sanciones de las Naciones Unidas: Documento basado en el informe del Grupo de Trabajo oficioso del Consejo de Seguridad sobre cuestiones generales relatives a las sanciones (2006)
Naciones Unidas. Nueva York. Abril 2007. vi, 22 p.
Online version: http://www.un.org/Docs/journal/asp/ws.asp?m=S/2006/997

Rapport 2007 sur les pays les moins avancés: Aperçu général par le Secrétaire général de la CNUCED.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. 40 p. (UNCTAD/LDC/2007 (Overview))
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/fr/docs/ldc2007overview_fr.pdf

State of World Population 2007: Unleashing the Potential of Urban Growth.
United Nations Population Fund. New York. 2007. iii, 99 p.
Sales No. E.07.III.H.1. ISBN 978-0-89714-807-8.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/swp/2007/english/introduction.html

UN Police Magazine:  Building Institutional Police Capacity in Post-Conflict Environments.
United Nations. 2nd edition, June 2007. DPI/2445/Rev.1. 16 p.
Online version: http://www.un.org/Depts/dpko/police/UNPolice_mag2.pdf

 



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