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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 – October 2005 - New titles

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UNRIC Library Newsletter – October 2005
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added to the library collection in October

II.D  Trade, Finance and Commerce

China in a Globalizing World.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2005. xiii, 183 p. (UNCTAD/GDS/MDPB/2005/1)
Sales No. E.05.II.D.23. ISBN 92-1-112683-5.

Étude sur les transports maritimes, 2004 : Rapport du secrétariat de la CNUCED.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2004. xii, 141 p. (UNCTAD/RMT/2004)
Sales No. F.04.II.D.34. ISBN 92-1-212310-4.

Informe sobre las inversions en el mundo 2005: Las empresas transnacionales y la internacionalización de la l+D; Panorama general.
Naciones Unidas. Nueva York y Ginebra. 2005. 77 p. (UNCTAD/WIR/2005 (Overview))

International Accounting and Reporting Issues: 2004 Review.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2005. xiv, 139 p. (UNCTAD/ITE/TEB/2005/2)
Sales No. E.05.II.D.22. ISBN 92-1-112682-7.

Rapport sur l’investissement dans le monde 2005 : Les sociétés transnationales et l’internationalisation de la R-D ; Vue d’ensemble.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2005. 56 p. (UNCTAD/WIR/2005 (Overview))

World Investment Report 2005: Transnational Corporations and the Internationalization of R&D; Overview.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2005. 44 p. (UNCTAD/WIR/2005 (Overview))
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/wir2005overview_en.pdf

World Investment Report 2005: Transnational Corporations and the Internationalization of R&D.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2005. xxxii, 332 p. (UNCTAD/WIR/2005)
Sales No. E.05.II.D.10. ISBN 92-1-112667-3.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/wir2005_en.pdf

III.D   United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Notre Planète : Le capital naturel et les objectifs du millénaire pour le développement.
Programme des Nations Unies pour l’environment. 32 p.

Nuestro Planeta: El capital natural y los objectivos de desarrollo del milenio.
Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Medio Ambiente. 32 p.

Our Planet: Nature’s Capital and the Millennium Development Goals. Volume 16, No. 2.
United Nations Environment Programme. 32 p.

III.H   United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Estado de la población mundial 2005 : La promesa de igualdad ; Equidad de género, salud reproductiva y Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenia.
Fondo de Población de la Naciones Unidas. New York. 2005. 119 p.
Sales No. S.05.III.H.1. ISBN 0-89714-752-9.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/swp/index_spa.htm

État de la population mondiale 2005 : La promesse d’égalité ; Egalité des sexes, santé en matière de procréation et objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement.
Fonds des Nations Unies pour la population. New York. 2005. 119 p.
Sales No. F.05.III.H.1. ISBN 0-89714-751-0.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/swp/index_fre.htm

State of World Population 2005: The Promise of Equality; Gender Equity, Reproductive Health and the Millennium Development Goals.
United Nations Population Fund. New York. 2005. 119 p.
Sales No. E.05.III.H.1. ISBN 0-89714-750-2.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/swp/swpmain.htm

XIII   Demography

Population Challenges and Development Goals.
United Nations. New York. 2005. vii, 57 p. (ST/ESA/SER.A/248)
Sales No. E.05.XIII.8. ISBN 92-1-151411-8.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/pop_challenges/Population_Challenges.pdf

XVII   International Statistics

Monthly bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin Mensuel de Statistique: Issue No. 1010, Vol. LIX, No. 8, August / Edition no. 1010, Vol. LIX, no. 8, Août.
United Nations/Nations Unies. New York. 2005. xii, 280 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.Q/392)
Online version: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mbs



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