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  • Information note : the importance of CRVS systems for gender equality 

    UN.ESCAP (UN.ESCAP, 2020)

    Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) systems play a significant role for all individuals by ensuring the registration of births, deaths, marriages, and other vital events, and the recording of causes of death. ...

  • Information note : inequality assessments 

    UN.ESCAP (UN.ESCAP, 2020)

    This information note provides an overview of inequality assessments, reviewing why they are necessary to a well-functioning CRVS system and providing guidance on the essential steps for implementation.

    Many ...

  • Information note : comprehensive multi-sectoral national CRVS strategies 

    UN.ESCAP (UN.ESCAP, 2018)

    This information note, developed by the Regional Steering Group for CRVS in Asia and the Pacific with support from ESCAP and partners, highlights the importance of national CRVS strategies, their role within the Regional ...

  • Innovations for civil registration and vital statistics in Asia and the Pacific 

    United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); UN.ESCAP; World Health Organization (WHO); United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) (UN.ESCAP, 2014)

    An effective Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) system helps secure a person’s legal identity, tracks the major events of an ...

  • Gender-responsive financing solutions for sustainable and resilient energy and food systems in Asia-Pacific 

    Fernando, Madhubashini (UN.ESCAP, 2024-04)

    Transitioning towards sustainable and resilient energy and food systems in Asia and the Pacific presents opportunities to advance gender equality. Adopting a gender lens in solutions and policy initiatives on energy ...

  • Data governance : practices in Asia and the Pacific 

    UN.ESCAP (UN.ESCAP, 2024-03-25)

    Data governance arrangements vary across Asia and the Pacific and data governance practices are continually evolving.

    This paper presents a data governance framework with five pillars. The framework provides a ...

  • Transitioning to low carbon transport in Asia and the Pacific through regional cooperation 

    UN.ESCAP (UN.ESCAP, 2024-03)

    From landlocked countries to small island developing states, the member States of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) have different priorities and challenges on their paths ...

  • Advancing SDG7 in Asia and the Pacific : policy briefs in support of the UN High-level political forum 2023 

    UN.ESCAP; International Energy Agency (IEA); International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA); United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) (United Nations, 2023-06-30)

    This document is part of a series of policy briefs compiled by the multistakeholder SDG7 Technical Advisory Group (SDG7 TAG) in support of the review of SDG7 at the High-level Political Forum (HLPF) 2023. Convened by ...

  • Inequality of opportunity in Asia and the Pacific : birth registration 

    Pasali, Selahattin Selsah; Roman, Orlando (United Nations, 2024-03)

    The ESCAP Inequality of Opportunity papers identify areas of basic opportunities where inequality jeopardizes a person’s life prospects, namely: education; women’s access to healthcare; children’s ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in Brunei Darussalam 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in Viet Nam 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in Thailand 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in Singapore 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in the Republic of Korea 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in the Philippines 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in Mongolia 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in Malaysia 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in Lao People's Democratic Republic 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in Indonesia 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

  • The landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in Cambodia 

    UN.ESCAP; Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) (UN.ESCAP, 2024-02-27)

    This country brief is part of an eleven-part series exploring the landscape of B2C e-commerce marketplaces in various East Asian economies. This series offers in-depth insights into the traffic trends for active e-commerce ...

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