ARAB COUNTRIES | Page 17 | United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia Skip to main content

ARAB COUNTRIES

Publication Cover Title
ESCWA Water Development Report 3: Role of Desalination in Addressing Water Scarcity

E/ESCWA/SDPD/2009/4

The water supply and demand balance in most of ESCWA member countries is in serious deficit. The average share of renewable freshwater in 8 out of 14 member countries is 500 cubic meters per...

PDF icon Arabic (869.74 KB)

PDF icon English (869.74 KB)

Report of the Experts Meeting on Transport for Sustainable Development in the Arab Region and Relevant Climate Change Issues

E/ESCWA/SDPD/2009/3

 

 



PDF icon Arabic (205.85 KB)

PDF icon English (205.85 KB)
Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation for All: Regional Assessment Report on the Status and Achievements of ESCWA Member Countries towards Improved Water Supply and Sanitation

E/ESCWA/SDPD/2009/1

This report was prepared upon the request of the Secretary-General of the United Nations and in cooperation with the German Technical Cooperation Agency (GTZ). It presents an assessment of the...

PDF icon Arabic (967.29 KB)

PDF icon English (383.62 KB)

The Use of Urban Observatories as a Tool for Localizing Urban and Social Policy

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/WG.3/WP.1

 

 



PDF icon Arabic (357.63 KB)

PDF icon English (190.17 KB)
Report of the Expert Group Meeting on the Use of Urban Observatories as a Tool for Localizing Urban and Social Policy in the ESCWA Region

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/WG.3/3

 

 



PDF icon Arabic (210.33 KB)

PDF icon English (104.22 KB)
The Demographic Profile of the Arab Countries

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/Technical Paper.9

This issue of The Demographic Profile of the Arab Countries examines the trends in population size, growth and distribution in the 22 countries of the Arab region, highlights the course of...

PDF icon Arabic (559.86 KB)

PDF icon English (559.86 KB)

Social Policy Brief, Issue No.3, International Migration of Youth in Arab Countries

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/Technical Paper.7

This brief deals with youth migration in Arab countries, as it reviews the reasons of this migration as well as the different mechanisms of its administration.  In recent decades, Arab countries...

PDF icon Arabic (451.09 KB)

PDF icon English (475.49 KB)

Social Development Bulletin, Impact of the Financial Crisis on International Migration in the Arab Region, Sixth Issue

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/Technical Paper.6

This bulletin reviews the impact of the global financial crisis on international migration from and to the Arab region. Starting with an overview of the crisis and the resulting challenges and...

PDF icon Arabic (471.82 KB)

PDF icon English (169.8 KB)

Social Policy and Social Protection: Challenges in the ESCWA Region, Social Development Bulletin, Vol. 2, No.  8 cover Social Policy and Social Protection: Challenges in the ESCWA Region, Social Development Bulletin, Vol. 2, No. 8

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/Technical Paper.10

This publication highlights the main tasks of social policy and its contribution towards achieving social stability by helping people manage life-cycle risks. The Bulletin also provides an...

PDF icon Arabic (309.82 KB)

PDF icon English (322.04 KB)

Population and Development Report, Issue No.4. Youth in the ESCWA Region: Situation Analysis and Implications for Development Policies

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/6

The youth group in the ESCWA region faces numerous challenges, including poor quality of education, incompatibility of education system outputs with the labour market, high unemployment rates,...

PDF icon Arabic (340.08 KB)

PDF icon English (194.19 KB)

Integrated Social Policy: Visions and Strategies in Arab Countries, Report III

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/4

Most countries in the ESCWA region see social policy as a basic element in achieving balanced human and economic development. However, those countries are facing diverse challenges, are endowed...

PDF icon Arabic (2.85 MB)

PDF icon English (1.99 MB)

Report of the Expert Group Meeting on Reinforcing Socail Equity: Integrating Youth into the Development Process

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/3/Rev.1

PDF icon Arabic (229.11 KB)

PDF icon English (137.4 KB)
Report of the Workshop to Enhance National Capacities in Responding to the World Programme of Action for Youth: Country Reports and Methodology for Documenting Achievements

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/2

 

 



PDF icon Arabic (240.01 KB)

PDF icon English (240.01 KB)
Report of the Expert Group Meeting Towards Equity in Urban Social Policies: Social Guide for Urban Observatories

E/ESCWA/SDD/2009/1

PDF icon Arabic (161.98 KB)

PDF icon English (98.54 KB)
Report of the Expert Group Meeting on Environmental Economic Accounting for the ESCWA Region

E/ESCWA/SD/2009/WG.4/5

 

 



PDF icon Arabic (272.98 KB)

PDF icon English (145.58 KB)
Report of the First Meeting of the Task Force on Gender Statistics in the Arab Region

E/ESCWA/SD/2009/WG.3/3

 

 



PDF icon Arabic (198.33 KB)

PDF icon English (65.68 KB)
International Migration Statistics: Meeting the International Recommendations - ESCWA Training Kit  cover International Migration Statistics: Meeting the International Recommendations - ESCWA Training Kit

E/ESCWA/SD/2009/Technical Paper.3



The kit aims to provide the information necessary to develop and improve statistical systems for migration statistics with regard to the quality, coverage, collection and use of...

PDF icon Arabic (1000.5 KB)

PDF icon English (1000.5 KB)
Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, No. 28 Statistical Abstract of the ESCWA Region, No. 28

E/ESCWA/SD/2009/5

This publication presents time series comparative statistics and indicators on core areas of economic and social development in ESCWA member countries for 2008. This issue of the Statistical...

PDF icon Arabic (2.28 MB)

PDF icon English (2.28 MB)

Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, No. 11 cover Bulletin on Population and Vital Statistics in the ESCWA Region, No. 11

E/ESCWA/SD/2009/4

This issue disseminates population census data and comparable national data on registered vital events in the ESCWA region, with complementary analysis. To optimize accuracy, data have been...

PDF icon Arabic (1.47 MB)

PDF icon English (1.47 MB)

Framework for Environmental Economic Accounting in the ESCWA Region

E/ESCWA/SD/2009/3

This study provides a review of the System of Integrated Environmental and Economic Accounting (SEEA), developed by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) to integrate economic and...

PDF icon Arabic (3.35 MB)

PDF icon English (3.35 MB)

Pages