ARAB COUNTRIES | Page 21 | United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia Skip to main content

ARAB COUNTRIES

Publication Cover Titlesort descending
Compendium of Environment Statistics in the Arab Region 2012-2013 Compendium of Environment Statistics in the Arab Region 2012-2013

E/ESCWA/SD/2013/4

Economic development in the Arab region is accompanied by an overxploitation of natural resources. This has adverse effects on the environment, particularly in terms of diminishing water...

PDF icon Arabic (6.12 MB)

PDF icon English (6.12 MB)

Compendium of Environment Statistics in the ESCWA Region, 2007 cover Compendium of Environment Statistics in the ESCWA Region, 2007

E/ESCWA/SCU/2007/2

The Compendium of Environment Statistics in the ESCWA Region seeks to set a framework for compiling environment statistics for the ESCWA region undertaken by ESCWA in close collaboration with...

PDF icon Arabic (2.03 MB)

PDF icon English (2.03 MB)

Compendium of Environment Statistics in the ESCWA Region, 2008-2009 Compendium of Environment Statistics in the ESCWA Region, 2008-2009

E/ESCWA/SD/2009/13

The economic development in the ESCWA region is accompanied by an overexploitation of resources causing adverse impacts on the environment, particularly deteriorating air and water quality,...

PDF icon Arabic (2.92 MB)

PDF icon English (2.92 MB)

Compendium of Environment Statistics in the ESCWA Region, 2010-2011 cover Compendium of Environment Statistics in the ESCWA Region, 2010-2011

E/ESCWA/SD/2011/4

The growing interest in environmental statistics amongst the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) countries has encouraged ESCWA to gather and publish...

PDF icon Arabic (2.75 MB)

PDF icon English (2.75 MB)

Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators: International Migration in the ESCWA Region, No. 9 cover Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators: International Migration in the ESCWA Region, No. 9

E/ESCWA/SD/2009/12

According to the International Organization for Migration, by 2010, the world migrant population stock will have reached 214 million, meaning that one in every 35 people globally will be a...

PDF icon Arabic (2.09 MB)

PDF icon English (2.09 MB)

Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators, Social Indicators of the Commission of Sustainable Development, No. 8 cover Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators, Social Indicators of the Commission of Sustainable Development, No. 8

E/ESCWA/SCU/2007/9



Sustainable development has been recognized as a cross-cutting issue and basic pillar for improving lives and ensuring peace and prosperity. The eighth issue of the Compendium focuses on...

PDF icon Arabic (5.78 MB)

PDF icon English (422.37 KB)

Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators, a Special Issue on Youth, No. 7 cover Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators, a Special Issue on Youth, No. 7

E/ESCWA/SCU/2005/2/Rev.1

The seventh issue of the Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators is dedicated to Youth. It seeks to address three priority areas of the World Programme, exploring issues of...

PDF icon Arabic (1.73 MB)

PDF icon English (1.73 MB)

Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators: Arab Society, No. 10 cover Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators: Arab Society, No. 10

E/ESCWA/SD/2011/8

The Compendium of Social Statistics and Indicators is a biennial publication which focuses on such areas as population, education, households and family, human settlements, health, and economic...

PDF icon Arabic (6.11 MB)

PDF icon English (6.11 MB)

Information Kit - Effective Indicators to Measure Public Civic Participation

E/ESCWA/SDD/2013/Technical Paper.6



Civic participation was a key demand of Arab citizens who took to the streets demanding to be heard. Young and old, rich and poor, they came together as active citizens to express their...

PDF icon Arabic (323.55 KB)

PDF icon English (355.64 KB)

The Drivers and Impact of Conflict on the Sustainable Development Agenda in the Arab Region cover The Drivers and Impact of Conflict on the Sustainable Development Agenda in the Arab Region: A snapshot of human, socioeconomic and structural impacts with a focus on regional and cross-border effects

E/ESCWA/ECRI/2017/WP.5

This working paper provides a snapshot of the challenges to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Arab region, in the context of ongoing conflict and uncertainty. The Doha...

PDF icon Arabic (1.04 MB)

PDF icon English (1.04 MB)

Memorandum of Understanding on Maritime Transport Cooperation in the Arab Mashreq

E/ESCWA/GRID/2005/11

The Memorandum of Understanding on Maritime Transport Cooperation in the Arab Mashreq is an endeavor to establish cooperation and integration between members of ESCWA in the Arab Mashreq region....

PDF icon Arabic (201.59 KB)

PDF icon English (32.21 KB)

Policy Note on Digital Arabic Content Policy Note on Digital Arabic Content

E/ESCWA/ICTD/2013/Technical Paper.5

This note contains strategic proposals for the development of the Digital Arabic Content industry in the Arab region in order to exploit economic and social opportunities. It presents as well...

PDF icon Arabic (454.46 KB)

PDF icon English (454.46 KB)

Policy Note: Development and Harmonization of Cyber Legislation in the Arab Region

E/ESCWA/ICTD/2013/Technical Paper.2



  The purpose of this note is to clarify the importance of cyber legislation in building the Arab knowledge society and highlight the ESCWA efforts and activities that aim at developing...

PDF icon Arabic (672.74 KB)

PDF icon English (672.74 KB)

Review of the Performance Assessment of National Machineries for the Advancement of Women in Mainstreaming: A Gender Perspective in the Arab Countries

E/ESCWA/ECW/2010/1

The national machineries for the advancement of women undertake a catalyst role in the integration of a gender perspective in all government programmes and policies. They also follow up on the...

PDF icon Arabic (964.08 KB)

PDF icon English (964.08 KB)

Critical Review of Successful Experiences in Integrated Social Policy

E/ESCWA/SDD/2007/WP.1

  This document consists of two parts. The first part includes the experiences and particularities of certain states, with the aim to identify factors conducive to achieving social welfare. The...

PDF icon Arabic (426.75 KB)

PDF icon English (128.47 KB)

The ESCWA Technology Centre for Development: Detailed Assessment of Regional Needs and Priorities and Identification of Implementation Mechanisms

E/ESCWA/ICTD/2007/Technical Paper.6

.



PDF icon Arabic (521.7 KB)

PDF icon English (521.7 KB)
Action Plan on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment within National Institutions in the Arab Region cover Action Plan on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment within National Institutions in the Arab Region

E/ESCWA/ECW/2019/INF.1

This brochure describes the process followed to develop the Action Plan on Gender Equality and Women’s empowerment in National Institutions in the Arab region in view of strengthening their...

PDF icon Arabic (625.9 KB)

PDF icon English (535.41 KB)

Arab Development Outlook: Vision 2030 Arab Development Outlook: Vision 2030

E/ESCWA/EDID/2015/3

The Arab region is in crisis and it is easy to succumb to pessimism about its future. This report, however, embraces a vision of hope: one that illustrates the...

PDF icon Arabic (8.9 MB)

PDF icon English (9.86 MB)

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region 2013-2014 Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region 2013-2014

E/ESCWA/EDGD/2014/3

The Arab region witnessed slower economic growth in 2013 compared to 2012, owing mainly to the moderate growth in oil revenues of major oil exporting countries. The region is increasingly seen...

PDF icon Arabic (11.2 MB)

PDF icon English (10.72 MB)

Survey of Economic and Social Development in the Arab Region 2014-2015

E/ESCWA/EDID/2015/2



Over the past few years, the Arab region has witnessed various events and developments, including political and social crises, armed conflict and a sharp drop in the global price of oil...

PDF icon Arabic (4.36 MB)

PDF icon English (4.88 MB)

Pages