These presentations are from the Knowledge Dissemination Workshop on Sustainable Energy Options. They are part of sessions from Day 1, 2 and 3 of the Workshop, which was held at Novotel Ploenchit in Bangkok, 24-26 June 2014.
4.1.Session 4: Expert presentation and discussion. Special Issues of Non-observed economy: Informal sector and informal employment (ICLS & 2008 SNA)
The presentation was given by Ms Zeynep Orhun Girard, ESCAP Statistics Division.
In April 2002, Second World Assembly on Ageing adopted the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPAA) and the Political Declaration. It it remains a global guiding document with priority focused in the areas of (i) older persons and development; (ii) advancing health and well-being into old age; and (iii) ensuring enabling and supportive environments.
In order to improve the efficiency of international transport routes and corridors, both transport infrastructure and facilitation issues need to be addressed. Major bottlenecks along international transport routes need to be identified, isolated and eliminated.