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Population trends and related problems of economic development in the ECAFE region
(United Nations, 1959)
<p>This is the first of a series of studies on “Population Growth and Economic Development’’ prepared by the Secretariat of the Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East, in close collaboration with ...
Agricultural development of Thailand
<p>This study has been undertaken by the joint ECAFE/FAO Agriculture Division in accordance with the work programme approved by the Commission at its Tenth Session (E/CN.11/378). It seeks to present the salient features ...
River training and bank protection
(United Nations, 1953)
This study deals with the general theory and principles of river training and river bank protection. A description is given of the various methods of river training and bank protection that are adopted in the different ...
Multiple-purpose river basin development : part 2B water resource development in Burma, India and Pakistan
(United Nations, 1956-12)
In order to advance the optimum control, conservation and use of water resources in the Far East, the Bureau of Flood Control and Water Resources Development of the United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Far ...
Survey of mining legislation : with special reference to Asia and the Far East
(Office of Legal Affairs, United Nations, 1957-12)
<p>The present report consists of a brief section, general observations, followed by part I, a survey of mineral legislation in countries of Asia and the Far East, based on information supplied by governments. </p><p>Part ...
Report on extension of irrigation and further flood control of the Mahanadi Delta Orissa, India
(United Nations, 1952-04)
<p>The report that follows has been prepared on the basis of data available and indicates the lines on which further flood protection of the delta area may be undertaken and discusses the possibilities of extending irrigation ...
Methods and problems of flood control in Asia and the Far East
(United Nations, 1951)
<p>This is the second issue of the Flood Control Series. Material for this study has been collected by the experts of the Bureau during their field trips to various countries of the region and from technical literature on ...
Electric power in Asia and the Far East 1951-1955
(United Nations, 1957-10)
<p>Briefly reviews electric power developments both in the ESCAP region as a whole and in individual countries; also includes statistical data on the technical and financial aspects of the industry in the respective countries.</p>
Credit problems of small farmers in Asia and the Far East
(United Nations, 1957)
<p>This study of agricultural credit problems of small farmers has been prepared as part of the work programme of the joint ECAFE/FAO Agriculture Division —a programme agreed upon by the Executive Secretary of the ...
Flood damage and flood control activities in Asia and the Far East
(United Nations, 1950-10)
The area, known as Asia and the Far East, extending from the Sunda Islands, south of the equator, to Manchuria and Korea in the north, embraces a wide variety of climatic features ranging from tropical rainy to snow cool. ...