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Towards Inclusive Development for Conflict Prevention: Socio-economic and Political Repercussions of Macroeconomic Reform Policies in the Arab Region



In light of a new wave of socioeconomic discontent in the Arab region, exemplified by the recent anti-austerity protests in Tunisia, there has been a reexamination of the relationship...

Beirut Call for Action: Prioritizing women, peace and security on the Arab agenda cover Beirut Call for Action: Prioritizing women, peace and security on the Arab agenda

E/ESCWA/ECW/2016/PAMPHLET.1

The Beirut Call for Action includes 15 recommendations designed to advance the women, peace and security agenda. They fall under three categories: localize the agenda; promote women’s activism in...

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Regional Seminar for Parliamentarians on 2030 Agenda





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ESCWA side event on Arab Integration ... A Transformative Change for Sustainable Development



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ESCWA’s approach to Key Social Groups and Emerging Issues in the Arab region cover ESCWA’s approach to Key Social Groups and Emerging Issues in the Arab region

E/ESCWA/SDD/2018/PAMPHLET.1

ESCWA is an active regional partner in several United Nations initiatives addressing the situation of key social groups – notably youth, older persons and persons with disabilities – as well as...

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Intellectual Property Systems in the Arab Region





Intellectual property rights (IPRs) allow for the protection of inventions, innovations and creations. The protection of industrial...
Internally Displaced Persons and Refugees in Iraq and the Requirements of the Sustainable Development Agenda 2030



This workshop comes in a timely manner to respond to the previous request submitted by the Iraqi government to UN-ESCWA on addressing the crisis of IDPs, and it will involve the entire relevant...

Regional Workshop on National Accounts and the development of Economic Statistics Infrastructure within SDGs Framework



The Statistics Division at ESCWA together with the Arab Institute for Training and Research in statistics (AITRS), in collaboration with the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), conducted a...

Regional Workshop on Measurement of Sustainable Development Goals on Violence Against Women and Time-Use Indicators



The three-day Regional Workshop on Measurement of SDGs on VAW and TUS Indicators will bring together senior gender experts/statisticians from national statistical offices, ministries of...

Regional capacity building workshop on “Water - Energy Nexus Operational Toolkit: Resource Efficiency”



​The regional workshop will be organized under the strategic framework of UNESCWA on strengthening the capacity of Governments of the MCs on mainstreaming the energy-related SDGs into...

Regional Capacity Building Workshop for members of the Sub-Committee on Gender and SDGs



The ESCWA Center for Women, in collaboration with UN Women, the League of Arab States, the Swedish Institute in Alexandria and the United Nations Development Program is...

Training on GIS for the Integrated Transport System in the Arab States



UNESCWA, IDB, and UNECE are cooperating for the implementation of a technical workshop to address the harmonization between ESCWA  Open  GIS  tool  under...

Stakeholders' Consultative Meeting on "Rio+20 Conference, National Policy-Making and Sustainable Development Policies in Conflict-Affected Countries: The Case of Lebanon"





The UN House hosted the workshop "Rio+20, National Policy-Making and Sustainable Development Policies in Conflict-...

Workshop on Deployment of Carbon Capture, Use and Storage in the Arab region, Challenges and Opportunities



The Event is organized under the strategic framework of UNESCWA on strengthening the capacity of Governments of the member countries on mainstreaming the energy-related SDGs into their...

Workshop of the Academy of ICT Essentials for Government Leaders in the ESCWA Region





ESCWA is organizing on 8-12 June 2015 the Regional Training-of-Trainers (TOT) workshop within the implementation of the Academy of Information and Communication Technology (ICT)...

Capacity Building Workshop on Migration and the SDGs in the Arab Region



The workshop aimed to strengthen government capacities in achieving migration-related SDG goals and targets, particularly SDG 10.7. The workshop introduced the 2030 Agenda at the...

National Workshop in Jordan on Statistics and Data-Environmental statistics and sustainable development goals





The primary objective of the beneficiary country of the DA programme on Data and Statistics is assess the current status of environment statistics and to institutional arrangements...

Workshop on the SEEA Central Framework and SDG’s Indicators



The System of Environmental-Economic Accounting (SEEA) is an important framework for analyzing the impact of economic policies on the environment. As well, it is a guide for integrating...

ESCWA hosts Arab Forum for Sustainable Development on 24-26 April 2018





Under the patronage of the President of the Council of Ministers H.E. Mr. Saad Hariri
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Means of Implementing the Environmental Dimension of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Palestine






In line with ESCWA’s Strategy on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which includes the delivery of technical cooperation activities that can...

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