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UNRIC Library Newsletter - April 2008
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added to the library collection in April 2008

I    General Information and Reference

Resolutionen und Beschlüsse der einundsechzigsten Tagung der Generalversammlung – Band III: 23. Dezember 2006 – 17. September 2007.
Generalversammlung. Offizielles Protokoll. Einundsechzigste Tagung. Beilage 49 (A/61/49/Vol.III).
Vereinte Nationen. New York. 2008. 155 S.
Online version: http://www.un.org/Depts/german/gv-61/band3/ga61vol3-nr.html

II.D    Trade, Finance and Commerce

Elimination of Trims: The Experience of Selected Developing Countries. (UNCTAD Current Studies on FDI and Development N° 5)
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. x, 162 p. (UNCTAD/ITE/IIA/2007/6)
Sales No. E.07.II.D.18. ISBN 978-92-1-112729-4.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/Templates/Download.asp?docid=9645&lang=1&intItemID=2068

Guidance on Corporate Responsibility Indicators in Annual Reports.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2008. ix, 55 p. (UNCTAD/ITE/TEB/2007/6)
Sales No. E.08.II.D.8. ISBN 978-92-1-112740-9.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/Templates/Download.asp?docid=9594&lang=1&intItemID=2068

Press Kit: UNCTAD / CNUCED XII, Accra Ghana, 20-25 April/abril/avril 2008: Addressing the Opportunities and Challenges of Globalization for Development / Abordar las oportunidades y los retos de la globalización para el desarrollo / Perspectives et enjeux de la mondialisation pour le développement.
English online version: http://www.unctadxii.org/en/Media/Press-Kit/
French online version: http://www.unctadxii.org/fr/Medias/Dossier-de-presse/
Spanish online versino: http://www.unctadxii.org/es/Media/Carpeta-de-prensa/

Transnational Corporations, Volume 16, Number 2, August 2007. v, 165 p.
United Nations Conferences on Trade and Development. Division on Investment, Technology and Enterprise Development.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/Templates/Download.asp?docid=9494&lang=1&intItemID=2926

UNCTAD Annual Report 2007: Thinking development, advancing solutions.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2008. 71 p. (UNCTAD/DOM/2007/3)
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/dom20073_en.pdf

UNCTAD News, Issue No. 14, December 2007 – January 2008. 12 p.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/Templates/Download.asp?docid=9433&lang=1&intItemID=2647

UNCTAD News, N°15 – febrero a mayo de 2008. 26 p.
Online version: http://www.unctad.org/sections/home/img/UNCTADnews15_130x56_sp.gif

II.E    Economic Commission for Europe (ECE)

Hemispheric Transport of Air Pollution 2007. (Air Pollution Studies No. 16)
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. xvii, 145 p. (ECE/EB.AIR/94)
Sales No. E.08.II.E.05. ISBN 978-92-1-116984-3.
Online version: http://www.unece.org/env/eb/Air.Pollution%20Studies.No.16.

Introduction au financement du commerce dans les pays en transition.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. vi, 36 p. (ECE/TRADE/361)
Sales No. F.06.II.E.6. ISBN 978-92-216485-4.

II.H    Public Administration

Public Enterprises: Unresolved Challenges and New Opportunities: Publication bases on the Expert Group Meeting on Re-inventing Public Enterprise and their Management, 27-28 October 2005, New York.
United Nations. New York. 2008. ix, 143 p. (ST/ESA/PAD/SER.E/69)
Online version: http://unpan1.un.org/intradoc/groups/public/documents/un/unpan022073.pdf

III.B    United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Human Development Report 2007/2008: Fighting climate change; Human solidarity in a divided world.
United Nations Development Programme. New York. 2007. xvi, 384 p.
ISBN 978-0-230-54704-9.
Online version: http://hdr.undp.org/en/reports/global/hdr2007-2008/

III.D    United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Guide de l’environnement et du commere: Deuxième édition.
Programme des Nations Unies pour l’environnement – Nairobi, Kenya / Institut internationale du développement durable – Winnipeg, Canada. 2005 (Réimprimé en février 2008). xvii, 141 p. (DTI/0893/GE)
ISBN 978-92-807-2775-3.
Online version: http://www.unep.ch/etb/publications/TradeEnvi/

IV    Social Questions

The Employment Imperative: Report on the World Social Situation 2007.
United Nations. New York. 2007. xii, 179 p. (ST/ESA/315)
Sales No. E.07.IV.9. ISBN 978-92-1-130262-2.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/rwss/docs/rwss07_fullreport.pdf

Les femmes autochtones et le système des Nations Unies: Bonnes pratiques et enseignements tirés de l’expérience des organismes des Nations Unies; Équipe spéciale pour les femmes autochtones / Réseau interinstitutions pour les femmes
et l’égalité des sexes.
United Nations. New York. 2008. viii, 120 p. (ST/ESA/307)
Sales No. F.06.IV.9. ISBN 978-92-1-230260-7.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/publications/Indigenous/indwomen07_fr.htm

Women 2000 and beyond, December 2007: Women, gender equality and sport.
United Nations. Division for hte Advancement of Women. 40 p.
Online version: http://www.un.org/womenwatch/daw/public/Women%20and%20Sport.pdf

VIII    Transport and Communications

Convention on Road Signs and Signals of 1968, European Agreement Supplementing the Convention and Protocol on Road Markings, Additional to the European Agreement (2006 consolidated versions).
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2007. ix, 276 p. (ECE/TRANS/196)
Sales No. E.07.VIII.7. ISBN 978-92-1-139128-2.

Convention sur la signalization routière de 1968, Accord européen complétant la Convention et Protocole sur les marques routières, additionnel à l’Accord européen (Versions consolidées de 2006).
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2007. ix, 277 p. (ECE/TRANS/196)
Sales No. F.07.VIII.7. ISBN 978-92-1-239116-8.

IX    Disarmament and Atomic Energy

United Nations Seminar on Implementing UN Security Council Resolution 1540 in Latin America and the Caribbean, 22-29 November 2006, Lima, Peru. (Occasional Papers, No. 13, December 2007).
United Nations. New York. 2007. xvii, 187 p.
Sales No. E.08.IX.3. ISBN 978-92-1-142259-7.
Online version: http://disarmament.un.org/ddapublications/OP13/OP13.pdf

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

Competent National Authorities under the International Drug Control Treaties: With introductory texts in Arabic, Chinese and Russian / Autorités nationales compétentes au titre des traités 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 2008. xiv, 126 p. (ST/NAR.3/2007/1/(E/NA))
Sales No. T.08.XI.7. ISBN 978-92-1-048122-9.

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime: Annual Report 2008 – covering activities in 2007.
United Nations. Vienna. 2008. 62 p.
Online version: http://www.unodc.org/documents/about-unodc/AR08_WEB.pdf

XIII    Demography

Prospects for Fertility Decline in High Fertility Countries. (Population Bulletin of the United Nations, Special Issue Nos. 46/47, 2002)
United Nations. New York. 2007. ix, 285 p. (ST/ESA/SER.N/46/47)
Sales No. E.02.XIII.11. ISBN 978-92-1-151367-7.

World Population Prospects: The 2006 Revision; Volume I: Comprehensive Tables.
United Nations. New York. 2007. cxxxv, 793 p. (ST/SER/SER.A/261)
Sales No. E.07.XIII.2. ISBN 978-92-1-151429-2.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/wpp2006/wpp2006.htm

World Population Prospects: The 2006 Revision; Volume II: Sex and Age Distribution of the World Population.
United Nations. New York. 2007. cxxxv, 955 p. (ST/SER/SER.A/262)
Sales No. E.07.XIII.3. ISBN 978-92-1-151430-8.
Online version: http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/wpp2006/wpp2006.htm

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

Rule-of-law Tools for Post-conflict States: Reparations programmes.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2008. vi, 41 p. (HR/PUB/08/1)
Sales No. E.08.XIV.3. ISBN 978-92-1-154183-0.
Online version: http://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Publications/ReparationsProgrammes.pdf

Rule-of-law Tools for Post-conflict States: Maximizing the legacy of hybrid courts.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2008. vi, 45 p. (HR/PUB/08/2)
Sales No. E.08.XIV.2. ISBN 978-92-1-154182-3.
Online version: http://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Publications/HybridCourts.pdf

XVII      International Statistics

Monthly bulletin of Statistics / Bulletin mensuel de statistique: Issue No. 1039, Vol. LXII, No. 1, January / Edition n? 1039, Vol. LXII, n? 1, janvier.
United Nations/Nations Unies. New York. 2008. xii, 288 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.Q/421)
Online version: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/mbs

National Accounts Statistics: Main Aggregates and Detailed Tables, 2006; Part I.
United Nations. New York. 2008. xxvi, 1089 p. (ST/ESA/STAT/SER.X/39, Part I)
Sales No. E.08.XVII.3. ISBN 978-92-1-161508-1.

Non-Governmental Liaison Service (NGLS)

Downsizing Development: An Introduction to Nano-scale Technologies and the Implications for the Global South (NGLS Development Dossier).
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2008. 98 p. (UNCTAD/NGLS/2008/1)
Online version: http://www.un-ngls.org/site/IMG/pdf/YiR2006.pdf

NGLS Go Between no. 115. 20 p.
Online version: http://www.un-ngls.org/site/IMG/pdf/GB_115.pdf

NGLS Roundup 131, January 2008. 6 p.
United Nations Climate Change Talks in Bali – A New Climate Deal?
Online version: http://www.un-ngls.org/site/IMG/pdf/RU131.pdf

NGLS Roundup 130, January 2008. 6 p.
Commemorative High-level Meeting: World Fit for Children + 5.
Online version: http://www.un-ngls.org/site/IMG/pdf/RU130.pdf