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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 – April 2005 - New titles

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UNRIC Library Newsletter – April 2005
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II.D   Trade, Finance and Commerce

State Contracts. (UNCTAD Series on issues in international investment agreements)
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2004. x, 74 p.(UNCTAD/ITE/IIT/2004/11)
Sales No. E.95.II.D.5. ISBN 92-1-112659-2.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/iteiit200411_en.pdf

II.E   Economic Commission for Europe (ECE)

Environmental Performance Reviews: Bosnia and Herzegovina.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2004. xxi, 176 p.
Sales No. E.05.II.E.1. ISBN 92-1-116915-1.

The New Demographic Regime: Population Challenges and Policy Responses.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2005. xvi, 301 p. (ECE/EAD/PAU/2005/1)
Sales No. E.05.II.E.10. ISBN 92-1-116925-9.

III.D   United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone Layer: Report of the TEAP Process Agents Task Force; October 2004.
United Nations Environment Programme. vii, 34 p.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/ozone/teap/REPORTS/PATF/PATF_Report2004.pdf

Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone Layer: Report of the TEAP Basic Domestic Needs Task Force; October 2004.
United Nations Environment Programme. viii, 64 p.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/ozone/teap/Reports/Other_Task_Force/Teap-BDN.pdf

Montreal Protocol on Substances That Deplete the Ozone Layer: Report of the Technology and Economic Assessment Panel – Critical Use Nominations for Methyl Bromide; Final Report; October 2004.
United Nations Environment Programme. vii, 52 p.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/ozone/teap/Reports/MBTOC/MBCUN-october2004.pdf

UNEP 2004 Annual Report.
United Nations Environment Programme. Nairobi. 2005. 76 p.
ISBN 92-807-2545-9.
Online version: http://www.unep.org/Documents.Multilingual/Default.asp?DocumentID=67&ArticleID=4717&l=en

III.E   United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

International Yearbook of Industrial Statistics 2005.
United Nations Industrial Development Organization. Vienna. 2005. vi, 566 p.
ISBN 1-84542-201-5.

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

Update Numéro 1, 2005: La corruption: tout le monde en paie le prix!
Nations Unies. Office contre la drogue et le crime. Vienne. 12 p.
Online version: http://www.unodc.org/newsletter/fr/200501/index.html

Update. Number 2, 2005: 50 year of crime prevention and criminal justice
United Nations. Office on Drugs and Crime. Vienna. 12 p.
Online version: http://www.unodc.org/newsletter/en/index.html

Competent National Authorities under the International Drug Control Treaties: With introductory texts in Arabic, Chinese and Russian / Autorités nationals compétentes au titre des traiés internationaux concernant le contrôle des drogues: Avec une introduction en arabe, en chinois et en russe / Organismos nacionales competentes en virtud de los tratados internacionales de fiscalización de drogas : Con introducciones en árabe, chino y ruso.
United Nations – Nations Unies – Naciones Unidas. New York 2005. xiv, 128 p. (ST/NAR.3/2004/1/(E/NA))
Sales No. E/F/S.05.XI.7. ISBN 92-1-048104-6.

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

Situation des forêts du monde 2005.
Organisation des Nations Unies pour L’Alimentation et L’Agriculture. Rome. 2005. xiii, 153 p.
ISBN 92-5-205187-2.
Online version: http://www.fao.org/forestry/site/sofo/fr

World Health Organization (WHO)

Bulletin of the World Health Organization: Volume 83, Number 4, April 2005, p. 240-320.
Online version: http://www.who.int/bulletin/volumes/83/3/en/

The World Health Report 2005: Make every mother and child count.
World Health Organization. Geneva. 2005. xxiii, 229 p.
ISBN 92-4-156290-0.
Online version: http://www.who.int/whr/2005/en/index.html

Non-governmental Liaison Service

NGLS Go Between no. 106, January – February – March 2005. 24p.
Online version: http://www.un-ngls.org/gobetween.htm

NGLS Roundup 118, January 2005. 6p.
International Meeting for the 10-year Review of the Barbados Programme of Action (SIDS+10, Port Louis, Mauritius, 10-14 January 2005)
Online version: http://www.un-ngls.org/documents/pdf/roundup/RU-118-SIDS.pdf

NGLS Roundup 119, February 2005. 4p.
59th Session of the General Assembly: Making 2005 the Year of Change for the United Nations.
Online version: http://www.un-ngls.org/documents/pdf/roundup/RU119-GA.pdf

NGLS Roundup 120, March 2005. 4p.
WSIS PrepCom-2: Creating Financial Solidarity
Online version: http://www.un-ngls.org/documents/pdf/roundup/RU120-WSIS.pdf

NGLS Roundup 121, March 2005. 4p.
UNEP & the Millennium Development Goals: 23rd Session of the Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum (GC-23/GMEF)
Online version: http://www.un-ngls.org/documents/pdf/roundup/RU121-UNEP.pdf



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