ESCWA Annual Report 2012 - United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia



ESCWA Publication: E/ESCWA/OES/2013/1

Country: Arab region

Publication Type: Flagship publications

Publication Subject: ESCWA Annual Report

Cluster: Climate Change and Natural Resource Sustainability, Gender Justice, Population and Inclusive Development, Shared Economic Prosperity, Statistics, Information Society and Technology, 2030 Agenda and SDG Coordination, Governance and Conflict Prevention

Focus Area: 2030 Agenda, Financing for development, Gender equality, Governance & enabling environment, Inclusive development, Natural resource sustainability, Resilient development & conflict prevention, Statistics, Technology & innovation, Trade & regional connectivity

Initiatives: Sustainable urban development, Statistics Governance

SDGs: Goal 1: No Poverty, Goal 3: Good Health and Well-Being

Keywords: Activities, Administrative procedure, Arab countries, Communication technology, Dispute settlement, Economic development, Information technology, Partnership, Regional commissions, Serial publications, Social development, Technological innovations, Women, Economic development, Middle east situation, Economic development, Sustainable development, Natural resources, Regional cooperation, Women's advancement, Statistical data, Information technology, Communication technology, Activities

ESCWA Annual Report 2012

January 2013

2012 Annual report focuses on ESCWA activities that meet the priority needs of member countries. In addition to undertaking specific projects, ESCWA mobilized a regional knowledge base and prepared country plans upon request. Through those efforts, ESCWA supported member countries in economic development, food security, gender, information and communication technology, the Millennium Development Goals, national dialogue, social development, trade, transport, water and environment, and statistics. Through adherence to the three pillars of our strategic framework: (i) Equitable Growth and Sustainability; (ii) Regional Integration; and (iii) Good Governance and Resilience, the Commission strives to respond to the needs of member countries and strengthen their development and the development of the Arab region

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