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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 - May 2008 - New titles

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II.D    Trade, Finance and Commerce

Étude sur les différends entre États et investisseurs dans le contexte des accords d’investissement. (Études de la CNUCED sur les politiques d’investissement international au service du développement)
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2005. x, 97p. (UNCTAD/ITE/IIT/2005/4)
Sales No. F.06.II.D.1. ISBN 978-92-1-212327-1.

Lignes directrices sur des indicateurs de la responsibilité d’entreprise dans les rapports annuels.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2008. vii, 55p. (UNCTAD/ITE/TEB/2007/6)
Sales No. F.08.II.D.8. ISBN 978-92-1-212353-0.

Rapport annuel de la CNUCED 2007: Penser le développement; de nouvelles propositions.
Nations Unies. Genève. 2008. xxi, 71 p. (UNCTAD/DOM/2007/3)
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/Templates/Download.asp?docID=9713
&intItemID=4361&lang=2


Rapport sur l’investissement dans le monde 2007: Sociétés transnationales, industries extractives et développement.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. xxviii, 148 p. (UNCTAD/WIR/2007)
Sales No. F.07.II.D.9. ISBN 978-92-1-112718-8.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/Templates/Download.asp?docid=9001
&lang=2&intItemID=4361


Rapport sur le commerce et le développement, 2007: La coopération régionale au service du développement.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. xxi, 199 p. (UNCTAD/TDR/2007)
Sales No. F.07.II.D.11. ISBN 978-92-1-212342-4.

UNCTAD News, Issue No. 15, February-May 2008. 26 p.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/iaosmisc200721_en.pdf


II.E    Economic Commission for Europe (ECE)

Financing Innovative Development: Comparative Review of the Experiences of UNECE Countries in Early-Stage Financing.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. ix, 106 p. (ECE/CECI/2)
Sales No. E.08.II.E.2. ISBN 978-92-1-116980-5.


III.T    International Trade Centre (UNCTAD/WTO)

Guide à l’intention des enterprises: Mesures de défense commerciale du Canada: Législation, pratiques et procédures antidumping, antisubventions et en matière de sauvegardes; Édition révisée.
Centre du commerce international. Genève. 2006. xvii, 198 p. (ITC/P207.F/TSS/BAS/06-IX)
Sales No. F.06.III.T.2. ISBN 92-9137-338-9.

Guide à l’intention des enterprises: Mesures de défense commerciale des États-Unis: Législation, pratiques et procédures antidumping, antisubventions et en matière de sauvegardes; Édition révisée.
Centre du commerce international. Genève. 2006. xvi, 247 p. (ITC/P208.F/TSS/BAS/06-IX)
Sales No. F.06.III.T.3. ISBN 92-9137-343-5.


V    International Law

Instruments internationaux relatifs à la prévention et à la répression du terrorisme international.
Nations Unies. New York. 2007. x, 459 p.
Sales No. F.08.V.2. ISBN 978-92-1-233442-4.

Yearbook of the International Law Commission 1997, Volume II, Part One: Documents of the forty-ninth session.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. iv, 72 p. (A/CN.4/SER.A/1997/Add.1 (Part 1))
Sales No. E.99.V.8 (Part 1). ISBN 978-92-1-133614-6.
Online version: http://untreaty.un.org/ilc/publications/yearbooks/Ybkvolumes(e)/ILC_1997_v1_e.pdf


IX    Disarmament and Atomic Energy

United Nations Disarmament Yearbook - Volume 32 (Part I): 2007; Disarmament Resolutions and Decisions of the Sixty-second Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
United Nations. New York. 2008. xii, 177 p.
Sales No. E.08.IX.1. ISBN 978-92-1-142260-3.
Online version: http://disarmament.un.org/e-yearbook.html


XIII    Demography

Population and HIV/AIDS 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2008. Wall chart. (ST/ESA/SER.A/270)
Sales No. E.08.XIII.9. ISBN 978-92-1-151445-2.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/
AIDS_Wallchart_web_2007/Population%20and%20HIV-AIDS%202007.htm


Rural Population, Development and the Environment 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2008. Wall chart. (ST/ESA/SER.A/275)
Sales No. E.08.XIII.10. ISBN 978-92-1-151446-9.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/
2007_PopDevt/2007_PopDevt_Rural.htm


Urban Population, Development and the Environment 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2008. Wall chart (ST/ESA/SER.A/274)
Sales No. E.08.XIII.7. ISBN 978-92-1-151443-8.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/
2007_PopDevt/2007_PopDevt_Urban.htm


World Contraceptive Use 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2008. Wall chart. (ST/ESA/SER.A/273)
Sales No. E.08.XIII.6. ISBN 978-92-1-151442-1.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/
contraceptive2007/contraceptive2007.htm


World Fertility Patters 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2008. Wall chart. (ST/ESA/SER.A/269)
Sales No. E.08.XIII.4. ISBN 978-92-1-151439-1.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/worldfertility2007/worldfertility2007.htm

World Population Policies 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2008. xiii, 477 p. (ST/ESA/SER.A/272)
Sales No. E.08.XIII.8. ISBN 978-92-1-151444-5.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/wpp2007/Publication_index.htm

World Mortality 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2008. Wall chart. (ST/ESA/SER.A/271)
Sales No. E.08.XIII.5. ISBN 978-92-1-151440-7.


XVII      International Statistics

Enquêtes sur les ménages dans les pays en développement et les pays en transition. (Études méthodologiques, Série F, n° 96)
Nations Unies. New York. 2007. xxxii, 583 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.F/96)
Sales No. F.05.XVII.6. ISBN 978-92-1-261205-8.

Monthly bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin mensuel de statistique: Issue No. 1040, Vol. LXII, No. 2, February / Edition n° 1040, Vol. LXII, n° 2, février.
United Nations/Nations Unies. New York. 2008. xii, 303 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.Q/422)
Online version: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mbs

Principles and recommendations for Population and Housing Censuses: Revision 2. (Statistical papers, Series M, No. 67, Rev. 2)
United Nations. New York. 2008. xix, 420 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.M/67/Rev.2)
Sales No. E.07.XVII.8. ISBN 978-92-1-161505-0.
Online version: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/censuskb/attachments/
P&R,%20Rev.2-GUIDe9c494b43fb84db9bef5bda310b353dc.pdf


World Statistics Pocketbook 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2008. xii, 244 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.V/32)
Sales No. E.08.XVII.5. ISBN 978-92-1-161509-8.


World Health Organization (WHO)

Plan to Stop TB in 18 High-priority Countries in the WHO European Region, 2007-2015.
WHO Regional Office for Europe. Copenhagen. 2007. viii, 53 p.
ISBN 978-92-890-7180-2.
Online version: http://www.euro.who.int/document/E91049.pdf



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