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UNRIC Library Newsletter - January-March 2013 - New titles

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UNRIC Library Newsletter - January-March 2013
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added to the library collection in January, February & March

The Holocaust and the UN Outreach Programme

Le dernier vol de Petr Ginz: Guide pédagogique.
Nations Unies. 2012. 30 p.
Online version: http://www.un.org/french/holocaustremembrance/pdf/petrginzFr.pdf

The Holocaust and the UN Outreach Programme: Discussion Papers Journal, Volume II.
United Nations. New York. October 2012. vi, 145 p.
Online version: http://www.un.org/en/holocaustremembrance/docs/Discussion%20Papers%20Journal_vol2-WEB.pdf

“Rescue: Traits that Transcend” – Set of eight poster provided by the Jewish Foundation for the Righteous (also available in French & Spanish).
The posters depict various personal stories underscoring the human values and moral courage of the rescuers.
Additional information available at http://www.jfr.org/posters

Further material available at the UNRIC Library:


I   General Information and Reference

ABC de las Naciones Unidas.
Naciones Unidas. Nueva York. 2012. xxi, 461 p.
ISBN 978-92-1-300250-6.
Online version: http://issuu.com/unpublications/docs/basic_facts_spanish

UN Chronicle. Volume XLIX, Number 4, 2012. 38 p.
 “The future we want?”
Online version: http://www.un.org/wcm/content/site/chronicle/home/archive/issues2012/deliveringjustice

II.D    Trade, Finance and Commerce

Review of Maritime Transport, 2012: Report by the UNCTAD secretariat.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2012. xv, 176 p. (UNCTAD/RMT/2012)
Sales No. E.12.II.D.17. ISBN 978-92-1-112860-4.
Online version: http://unctad.org/en/PublicationsLibrary/rmt2012_en.pdf

Transnational Corporations, Volume 21, Number 1, April 2012. v, 107 p.
United Nations Conferences on Trade and Development. Division on Investment, Technology and Enterprise Development. (UNCTAD/DIAE/IA/2012/2)
ISBN 978-92-1-112862-8.
Online version: http://unctad.org/en/pages/PublicationWebflyer.aspx?publicationid=463

Transparency: A sequel (UNCTAD Series on Issues in International Investment Agreements II).
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2012. xii, 101 p. (UNCTAD/DIAE/IA/2011/6)
Sales No. E.11.II.D.16. ISBN 978-92-1-112830-4.
Online version: http://unctad.org/en/PublicationsLibrary/unctaddiaeia2011d6_en.pdf

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics 2012 / Manuel de Statistiques de la CNUCED 2012.
United Nations / Nations Unies. New York and Geneva / New York et Genève. 2012.
xlii, 478 p. (plus CD-ROM)  TD/STAT/37)
Sales No. B.12.II.D.1. 978-92-1-112836-9.
Online version: http://unctad.org/en/PublicationsLibrary/tdstat37_en.pdf  

II.E    Economic Commission for Europe (ECE)

Inventaire des normes et paramètres principaux du réseau des voies navigables e : « Livre bleu » ; Deuxième édition revis é e.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2012. vii, 89 p. (ECE/TRANS/SC.3/144/Rev.2)
Online version: http://www.unece.org/fileadmin/DAM/trans/doc/2012/sc3wp3/ECE-TRANS-SC3-144rev2f.pdf

Inventory of Main Standards and Parameters of the E Waterway Network: “Blue Book”; Second revised edition.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2012. vii, 87 p. (ECE/TRANS/SC.3/144/Rev.2)
Sales No. E.12.II.E.9. ISBN 978-92-1-117062-7.
Online version: http://www.unece.org/fileadmin/DAM/trans/doc/2012/sc3wp3/ECE-TRANS-SC3-144rev2e.pdf

Rapport sur le commerce et le développement 2011 : Politiques pour une croissance équitable et équilibrée.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2012. xi, 201 p. (UNCTAD/TDR/2012)
Sales No. F.12.II.D.6. ISBN 978-92-1-212399-8.
Online version: http://unctad.org/fr/PublicationsLibrary/tdr2012_fr.pdf

III.H    United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

État de la population mondiale 2012 : oui au choix, non au hasard; planification familiale, droits de la personne et développement.
Fonds des Nations Unies pour la population. New York. viii, 128 p.
Sales No. F.12.III.H.1.
Online version: http://www.unfpa.org/webdav/site/global/shared/documents/publications/2012/FR_SWOP2012_Report_1.pdf

V   International Law

Annuaire de la Commission du droit international 2004. Volume II : Première partie ; Rapport de la Commission à l’Assemblée générale sur les travaux de sa cinquante-sixième session.
Nations Unies. New York et Genève. 2012. v, 136 p. (A/CN.4/SER.A/2004/Add.1 (Part 2))
Sales No. F.10.V.9 (Part 1). ISBN 978-92-1-233498-1.

IX    Disarmament and Atomic Energy

A Peer-Review Mechanism for the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2013. xviii, 96 p. (UNIDIR/2013/1)
Online version: A http://www.unidir.ch/pdf/ouvrages/pdf-1-92-9045-012-Q-en.pdf

Protecting Civilians from the Effects of Explosive Weapons: An Analysis of International Legal and Policy Standards / Maya Brehm.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2012. xiii, 168 p. (UNIDIR/2012/8)
Online version: http://www.unidir.org/pdf/ouvrages/pdf-1-92-9045-012-N-en.pdf

Reducing Alert Rates of Nuclear Weapons.
United Nations. New York and Geneva. 2012. xiii, 53 p. (UNIDIR/2012/6)
Online version: http://www.unidir.ch/pdf/ouvrages/pdf-1-92-9045-012-M-en.pdf  


XIII   Demography

Urban Agglomerations 2011.
United Nations. New York. 2012. Wall chart. (ST/ESA/SER.A/320)
Sales No. E.12.XIII.3. ISBN 978-92-1-151491-9.
Online version: http://esa.un.org/unup/wallcharts/urban-agglomerations.pdf

Urban and Rural Areas 2011.
United Nations. New York. 2012. Wall chart. (ST/ESA/SER.A/321)
Sales No. E.12.XIII.4. ISBN 978-92-1-151492-6.
Online version: http://esa.un.org/unup/wallcharts/urban-rural-areas.pdf

World Health Organization (WHO)

Bulletin of the World Health Organization: Volume 91, Issue 2, February 2013, p. 81-156.
Online version: http://www.who.int/bulletin/volumes/91/2/en/

Building a Future for Women and Children: The 2012 Report (Countdown to 2015: Maternal, Newborn & Child Survival).
World Health Organization and UNICEF. 2012. iii, 217 p.
ISBN 978-92-806-4644-3.
Online version: http://www.who.int/pmnch/topics/part_publications/countdown_2012_report/en/index1.html

Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990 to 2010; WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA and The World Bank estimates.
World Health Organization. 2012. viii, 59 p.
ISBN 978-92-4-150363-1.
Online version: http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2012/9789241503631_eng.pdf