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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 - September 2007 - New titles

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UNRIC Library Newsletter - September 2007
New information material
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NEW TITLES
added to the library collection in September 2007


I   General Information and Reference

Chronique ONU, Volume XLIV, Numéro 2, juin 2007. 79 p.
Pour un monde vert!
Online version : http://www.un.org/french/pubs/chronique/2006/numero3/0306cont.htm


II.D   Trade, Finance and Commerce

Informe sobre el comercio y el desarrollo, 2007: Panorama general.
Naciones Unidas. Nueva York y Ginebra. 2007. 40 p. (UNCTAD/TDR/2007 (Overview))
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/sp/docs/tdr2007overview_sp.pdf

International Accounting and Reporting Issues: 2006 Review.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. xi, 193 p. (UNCTAD/ITE/TEB/2007/2)
Sales No. E.07.II.D.5. ISBN 978-92-1-112714-0.

Investment Policy Review: Rwanda.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2006. xi, 136 p. (UNCTAD/ITE/IPC/2006/11)
Sales No. E.06.II.D.15. ISBN 978-92-1-112709-6.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/iteipc200611_en.pdf

Investment Policy Review: Zambia.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2006. xi, 76 p. (UNCTAD/ITE/IPC/2006/14)
Sales No. E.06.II.D.17. ISBN 978-92-1-112711-9.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/iteipc200614_en.pdf

Model Law on Competition: Substantive Possible Elements for a competition law, commentaries and alternative approaches in existing legislations. (UNCTAD Series on Issues in Competition Law and Policy)
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. v, 108 p. (TD/RBP/CONF.5/7/Rev.3)
Sales No. E.07. II.D.7. ISBN 978-92-1-112716-4.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/tdrbpconf5d7rev3_en.pdf

Rapport sur le commerce et le développement, 2007: Aperçu général.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. 33 p. (UNCTAD/TDR/2007 (Overview))
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/fr/docs/tdr2007overview_fr.pdf

Trade and Development Report, 2007: Regional cooperation for development.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. xxi, 194 p. (UNCTAD/TDR/2007)
Sales No. E.07.II.D.11. ISBN 978-92-1-112721-8.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/tdr2007_en.pdf

Trade and Development Report, 2007: Overview.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. 40 p. (UNCTAD/TDR/2007 (Overview))
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/tdr2007overview_en.pdf

Transnational Corporations, Volume 16, Number 1, April 2007.
United Nations Conferences on Trade and Development. Division on Investment, Technology and Enterprise Development.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. v, 175 p.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/TEMPLATES/Page.asp?intItemID=2926&lang=1


II.E   Economic Commission for Europe (ECE)

Environmental Performance Review: Republic of Montenegro; Second Review.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. xix, 140 p. (ECE/CEP/135)
Sales No. E.07.II.E.13. ISBN 978-92-1-116966-9.

Norme CEE-ONU: Viande de poulet; carcasses et parties. Édition 2006.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. vi, 56 p. (ECE/TRADE/355)
Sales No. F.04.II.E.14. ISBN 978-92-1-216475-5.

A Primer for Trade Finance in Transition Economies.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. v, 28 p. (ECE/TRADE/361)
Sales No. E.06.II.E.6. ISBN 978-92-1-116940-9.

Recommendations on Payments for Ecosystem Services in Integrated Water Resources management.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. vii, 51 p. (ECE/MP.WAT/22)
Sales No. E.07.II.E.12. ISBN 978-92-1-116965-2.
Online version: http://www.unece.org/trans/osce/osceunece/misc_Zaragoza_Recommendations.pdf

UNECE Standards: Chicken meat; Carcases and parts. 2006 edition.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. vi, 58 p. (ECE/TRADE/355)
Sales No. E.04.II.E.14. ISBN 978-92-1-116914-0.


III.T   International Trade Centre (UNCTAD/WTO)

Guía para la Comunidad Empresarial: Medidas Comerciales Correctivas en los Estados Unidos: Legislación, prácticas y procedimientos antidumping, compensatorios y de salvaguardia; Edición revisada.
Centro de Comercio Internacional. Ginebra. 2006. xvi, 253 p. (ITC/P208.S/TSS/BAS/06-X).
Sales No. S.06.III.T.3. ISBN 92-9137-342-7.


V   International Law

Multilateral Treaty Framework: An Invitation to Universal Participation; Focus 2007: Towards Universal Participation and Implementation; A Comprehensive Legal Framework for Peace, Development and Human Rights. Treaty Event 25-27 September and 1-2 October 2007, United Nations Headquarters / Traités multilatéraux: Pour une participation universelle; Thème 2007: Vers une participation et une mise en oeuvre universelles; Un cadre juridique général pour la paix, le développement et les droits de l’homme. Cérémonie des traités 25-27 septembre et 1er-2 octobre 2007, Siège de l’Organisation des Nations Unies.
United Nations / Nations Unies. New York. 2007. xiii, 195, xiii, 210 p.
English online version: http://untreaty.un.org/English/TreatyEvent2007/book_english.pdf
French online version: http://untreaty.un.org/English/TreatyEvent2007/book_french.pdf


VIII   Transport and Communications

Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Good: Manual of Test and Criteria; Fourth revised edition , Amendment 2.
United Nations. New York et Genève. 2007. v, 8 p. (ST/SG/AC.10/11/Rev.4/Amend.2)
Sales No. E.07.VIII.2. ISBN 978-92-1-139125-1.

Recommendations relatives aux transport des marchandises dangereuses: Manuel d’épreuves et de critères – Quatrième édition révisée, Amendement 2.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. v, 8 p. (ST/SG/AC.10/11/Rev.4/Amend.2)
Sales No. F.07.VIII.2. ISBN 978-92-1-239113-7.


XVII   International Statistics

Monthly bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin mensuel de statistique: Issue No. 1033, Vol. LXI, No. 7, July / Edition n? 1033, Vol. LXI, n? 7, juillet.
United Nations/Nations Unies. New York. 2007. xii, 283 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.Q/415)
Online version: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mbs

National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables, 2005; Part I.
United Nations. New York. 2007. xxvi, 970 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.X/36, Part I)
Sales No. E.06.XVII.11. ISBN 978-92-1-161494-7.

National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables, 2005; Part II.
United Nations. New York. 2007. xxvi, 984 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.X/36, Part II)
Sales No. E.06.XVII.11. ISBN 978-92-1-161494-7.

National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables, 2005; Part III.
United Nations. New York. 2007. xxvi, 982 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.X/36, Part III)
Sales No. E.06.XVII.11. ISBN 978-92-1-161494-7.


LI   Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

unasylva 1947-2006: The international journal of forests and forestry.
Three CD-Roms containing separate English, French and Spanish editions.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Rome. 2007.
English online version: http://www.fao.org/forestry/site/unasylva/en/
French online version: http://www.fao.org/forestry/site/unasylva/fr/
Spanish online version: http://www.fao.org/forestry/site/unasylva/es/
 

World Health Organization (WHO)

The World Health Report 2007: A Safer Future; Global Public Health Security in the 21st Century.
World Health Organization. Geneva. 2007. xxiii, 72 p.
Online version: http://www.who.int/whr/2007/en/index.html

Rapport sur la santé dans le monde 2007: Un avenir plus sûr; La sécurité sanitaire mondiale au XXIe siècle.
Organisation mondiale de la santé. Genève. 2007. xxiii, 72 p.
Online version: http://www.who.int/whr/2007/fr/index.html



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