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This month in UNRIC’s newsletter

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 - March 2009 - New titles

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UNRIC Library Newsletter - March 2009
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NEW TITLES
added to the library collection in March 2009


The Holocaust and the UN Outreach Programme

Factsheets on Roma History.
Council of Europe. Project Education of Roma Children in Europe.
Online version: http://romafacts.uni-graz.at/for-Rhistory/for-Rhist-001start.htm
Further material available at the UNRIC Library: http://www.unric.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=18410


II.B    Economic Development

Public goods for economic development.
United Nations Industrial Development Organization. Vienna. 2008. ix, 183 p. (ID/437)
Sales No. E.08.II.B36. ISBN 978-92-1-106444-5.
Online version: http://www.unido.org/fileadmin/user_media/Publications/documents/Public%20goods%20for%20economic%20development_sale.pdf


II.D    Trade, Finance and Commerce

Les enseignements tirés de l’application des normes internationales d’information financière : Études de cas sur l’application des IFRS dans certains pays.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2008. x, 148 p. (UNCTAD/DIAE/ED/2008/1)
Sales No. F.08.IID.25. ISBN 978-92-1-212360-8.


II.E    Economic Commission for Europe (ECE)

Établissement de partenariats commerciaux en Europe orientale, dans le Caucase et en Asie centrale.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2006. vii, 36 p. (ECE/TRADE/376)
Sales No. F.06.II.E.3. ISBN 978-92-1-216484-7.

Recommandations relatives au paiement des services rendus par les écosystèmes dans le cadre de la gestion intégrée des ressources en eau.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. vii, 55 p. (ECE/MP.WAT/22)
Sales No. F.07.II.E.12. ISBN 978-92-1-216493-9.
Online version: http://www.unece.org/env/documents/2008/wat/ECE_MPWAT22_f_web.pdf

Recueil de bonnes pratiques permettant de promouvoir un développement fondé sur le savoir.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2008. ix, 72 p. (ECE/CECI/5)
Sales No. F.08.II.E.17. ISBN 978-92-1-216505-9.
Online version: http://www.unece.org/ceci/publications/kbd_f.pdf

UNECE Countries in Figures 2009.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2009. xiv, 137 p. (ECE/CES/STAT/2009/1)
Sales No. E.09.II.E.5. ISBN 978-92-1-117000-9.
Online version: http://w3.unece.org/pxweb/Dialog/


III.D    United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

TUNZA: The UNEP Magazine for Youth.
Vol. 6, Number 3, 2008: Water. 23 p.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/pdf/tunza/Tunza_6.3_EN.pdf

TUNZA: Le magazine du PNUE pour les jeunes.
Vol. 6, No. 3, 2008 : Eau. 23 p.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/pdf/tunza/Tunza_6.3_FR.pdf

TUNZA: The UNEP Magazine for Youth.
Vol. 6, Number 4, 2009: Unite to combat CLIMATE CHANGE – Paint for the Planet. 23 p.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/pdf/tunza/Tunza_6.4_EN.pdf

TUNZA: Le magazine du PNUE pour les jeunes.
Vol. 6, No. 4, 2009 : UNis contre le CHANGEMENT CLIMATIQUE – Peindre pour la planète.
23 p.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/pdf/tunza/Tunza_6.4_FR.pdf


III.T    International Trade Centre (UNCTAD/WTO)

Forum du commerce international, numéro 1 & 2, 2008. 46 p.
« Environnement et éthique : Choix des consommateurs et opportunités commerciales »
Online version: http://www.forumducommerce.org/news/categoryfront.php/id/676

Forum de comercio internacional, Número 1-2, 2008. 46 p.
“Medio ambiente y ética: elección del consumidor y oportunidades de comercio”.
Online version: http://www.forumdecomercio.org/news/categoryfront.php/id/695


VIII     Transport and Communications

European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN) including the Annexed Regulations, applicable as from 28 February 2009: Volume I.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2008. xxi, 521 p. (ECE/TRANS/203 (Vol.I))
Sales No. E.08.VIII.4. ISBN 978-92-1-139134-3.

European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Inland Waterways (ADN) including the Annexed Regulations, applicable as from 28 February 2009: Volume II.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2008. iv, 456 p. (ECE/TRANS/203 (Vol.II))
Sales No. E.08.VIII.4. ISBN 978-92-1-139134-3.


XI    Narcotic Drugs (including United Nations Office on Drug and Crime - UNODC)

Informe de la Junta Internacional de Fiscalización de Estupefacientes correspondiente a 2008.
Naciones Unidas. Nueva York. 2009. ix, 146 p. (E/INCB/2008/1)
Sales No. S.09.XI.1. ISBN 978-92-1-348133-2.
Online version: http://www.incb.org/incb/es/annual-report-2008.html

Informe de la Junta Internacional de Fiscalización de Estupefacientes sobre el seguimiento del vigésimo período extraordinario de sesiones de la Asamblea General.
Naciones Unidas. Nueva York. 2009. vi, 61 p. (E/INCB/2008/1/Supp.1)
Sales No. S.09.XI.7. ISBN 978-92-1-348136-3.
Online version: http://www.incb.org/incb/es/ungass_report.html


XIV    Human Rights (including Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - OHCHR)

Les instruments de l’état de droit dans les sociétés sortant d’un conflit: Valorisation des enseignements tires de l’expérience des tribunaux mixtes.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2008. vi, 56 p. (HR/PUB/08/2)
Sales No. F.08.XIV.2. ISBN 978-92-1-254165-5.
Online version: http://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Publications/HybridCourtsFR.pdf

Selected Decisions of the Human Rights Committee under the Optional Protocol: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights; Volume 9 – Eighty-fifth to ninety-first sessions (October 2005 – October 2007).
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2008. iv, 314 p. (CCRP/C/OP/9)
Sales No. E.08.XIV.9. ISBN 978-92-1-154186-1.
Online version: http://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Publications/SelDec_9_en.pdf,
http://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Publications/CCPR_vol_9_en_corr.pdf


World Health Organization (WHO)

Bulletin of the World Health Organization: Volume 87, Number 3, March 2009, p. 161-244.
Online version: http://www.who.int/bulletin/volumes/87/3/en/



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