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African Economic Outlook 2015

The OECD Development Centre, jointly with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has just published the “African Economic Outlook 2015.” According to the report, with Africa’s population set to double by 2050, modernising local economies will be vital to make the continent more competitive and to increase people’s living …
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African Economic Outlook 2013

The African Development Bank (AfDB) jointly with the OECD Development Centre, the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) has published the “African Economic Outlook 2013: Structural Transformation and Natural Resources.” According to the report, Africa’s agricultural, mining and energy resources could boost the continent’s economic growth and pave the way …
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African Economic Outlook 2011

The African Development Bank, the OECD Development Centre, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) have just launched the report “African Economic Outlook 2011.” According to the study, African countries should develop closer cross-border ties in dealing with traditional and emerging partners so they can boost sustainable …
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Creative Economy Report 2010

The UNCTAD and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have just launched the report “Creative Economy Report 2010”. The study reviews the market situation for all creative industries and summarizes recent developments in all regions of the world. It examines the economic, cultural, social, technological, and environmental trends that have prevailed over the past two …
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Brazil & Chile National Human Development Reports

The UN Development Programme (UNDP) has just published two new national human development reports. The first of them, “Brasil Ponto a Ponto: Consulta Pública”, presents the results of public discussions about what changes are needed in Brazil to improve the lives of the country’s people. The second report, “Desarrollo Humano en Chile”, assesses the current …
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China national human development report 2009/10

The UN Development Program (UNDP), in partnership with Renmin University of China, has launched the report, “China and a Sustainable Future, Towards a Low Carbon Economy and Society”. The study breaks new ground in linking economic growth, carbon emissions and human development in China. It offers policy options for a country that will see the …
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Russian Human Development Report 2009

The UN Development Program (UNDP) has published the Human Development Report 2009 for the Russian Federation, “Energy Sector and Sustainable Development”. The study shows how Russia needs to shift its focus towards achieving the goal of energy efficiency. The current economic recession provides new opportunities for the creation and implementation of new approaches to development, …
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Achieving Millennium Development Goals

The UN Development Programme (UNDP) has prepared the report, “Beyond the Midpoint: Achieving the Millennium Development Goals,” to review the extent of progress made towards the MDGs as well as assess what it will take to accelerate progress towards the goals around the World. Thirty country-level assessments and extensive consultations with stakeholders were undertaken to …
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