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World Economic and Social Survey 2011

The Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat (UNDESA) has just published the World Economic and Social Survey 2011, titled “The green technological transformation.” The report addresses development challenge and the emerging environmental crisis. The survey outlines new policy directions and major investments in developing and scaling up clean energy technologies, …
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Asia and the Pacific – Economic and Social Survey 2010

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) has just launched the 2010 Asia and the Pacific Economic and Social Survey, entitled “Sustaining recovery and Dynamism for Inclusive Development”. The study assesses the critical issues, policy changes and risks that the region faces in the months ahead as it leads …
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Economic Recovery in Asia and the Pacific

The UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) has just launched the Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2009: Year-end Update. The update indicates that the region is leading the global economic recovery, with the growth rate in 2010 forecast to reach 6.3%, the highest in the world. …
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