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Philippine eco-efficient water infrastructure (EEWIN) strategic road map
(United Nations, 2013)
Roadmap Report: Philippine Eco-Efficient Water Infrastructure (EEWIN) Strategic Roadmap, February 2013, by Arsenio M. Balisacan
Energy transition pathways for the 2030 agenda : SDG7 roadmap for Indonesia
(United Nations, 2020)
Transitioning the energy sector to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the objectives of the Paris Agreement presents a complex and difficult task for policymakers. It needs to ensure sustained economic ...
Globalization of production and the competitiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises in Asia and the Pacific : trends and prospects
(United Nations, 2009)
The principal aim of this publication is to fill a perceived gap in policy-related research and understanding of the development of the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector in the Asia-Pacific region, in the ...
Electronic information exchange systems in rail freight transport
(United Nations, 2018)
Given that the flow of information has a crucial impact on the efficiency of the railway border crossing processes, electronic exchange of information among railways could enormously increase the efficiency at the railway ...
Empowering women economically : illustrative case studies from Asia
(United Nations, 2014)
This publication addresses the economic aspect of gender mainstreaming, with a particular focus on gender budgeting and women's economic participation in the public domain. Concrete examples of initiatives from the five ...
Performance measurement and monitoring of the selected Bangladesh's trade corridors
(United Nations, 2017)
In the process of undertaking the baseline study of Trade and Transport Facilitation Monitoring Mechanism (TTFMM) in Bangladesh, five studies are carried out to provide multiple facets of trade and transport facilitation ...
Energy security and sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific
(United Nations, 2008)
Over the past few years, energy security and sustainable development have moved up the global agenda. There are two main reasons for this: first, the impact of high and often volatile energy prices; second, concerns over ...
Design study for Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) programme for "waste-to-resources for cities in Vietnam"
(United Nations, 2016)
The Environment and Development Division of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the Institute of Meteorology, Hydrology and Climate Change of Vietnam (IMHEN) jointly ...
South and south-west Asia consultations for Asia-Pacific energy forum : subregional perspective
(United Nations, 2013)
This is a document issued for the South and South-West Asia Subregional Preparatory Consultation Meeting for the Asia-Pacific Energy Forum 2013, held on 6-7 November 2012 in New Delhi, India.
Environmental change through participation : a closer look at how inclusive engagement can achieve environmental outcomes
(United Nations, 2019)
Environment-related sustainable development goals have shown the least progress across Asia-Pacific countries. In tandem, regional reports, civil society and the news call attention to the increased vulnerability and ...