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28 May 2015
Public information and advocacy materials

[based on ESCAP STI 71 and UNNExT Brief No. 11 ]

 
28 May 2015
Public information and advocacy materials

A recent firm-level study conducted by the UN Regional Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) found that a reduction in customs and trade clearance times increased SMEs likelihood of participation in export or international production networks (IPNs) relatively more than that of larger enterprises.

 
28 May 2015
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An Exploration of the need for and cost of selected trade facilitation measures in Asia and the Pacific in the context of the WTO negotiations (2004)
http://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/tipub2426.pdf

Trade Facilitation Beyond the Multilateral Trade Negotiations: Regional Practices, Customs Valuation and Other Emerging Issues (2007)
http://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/tipub2466.pdf

 
28 May 2015
Public information and advocacy materials

Enabling increased sustainability of business operations: What role for Governments: talking point by Thomas Thomas, ASEAN CSR Network, at the "Regional Conference on Aligning Corporate Sustainability with SDGs", 20 May 2015, UNCC, Bangkok, Thailand.

 
27 May 2015
Public information and advocacy materials

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) is one of the five Regional Commissions of the United Nations. ESCAP has a long-standing and comprehensive programme on trade facilitation, implemented in close collaboration with regional and global partners, including OECD, UNCTAD, WCO, WTO and the World Bank at the global level, and the Asian Development Bank at the regional level. The programme consists of three integrated components: research, capacity building, and a legislative component.

 
27 May 2015
Public information and advocacy materials

This is an information notice for the International Conference on “Practical steps towards a knowledge based economy” and Seventh session of the SPECA Project Working Group on Knowledge-based Development, organized by ESCAP on 16 to 17 June 2015 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

 
26 May 2015
Public information and advocacy materials

This is a review of GDP: A Brief but Affectionate History by Diane Coyle.

 
22 May 2015
Official documents

This is a Report on the Second Session of the Working Group on the Asian and Pacific Decade of Persons with Disabilities, 2013-2022, New Delhi, 2-3 March 2015.

 
26 May 2015
Public information and advocacy materials

Participation form of the Technical Working Session on Profiling Equity Focused Information, Bangkok, 23-26 June 2015.

 
26 May 2015
Public information and advocacy materials

Presentation by Shahamin Zaman, CSR Centre, and Global Compact Network Bangladesh, at the "Regional Conference on Aligning Corporate Sustainability with SDGs", 20 May 2015, UNCC, Bangkok, Thailand

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