Advancing Sustainable Energy was prepared for the occasion of the Asian and Pacific Energy Forum (APEF) as an up-to-date catalogue of UN-Energy Asia-Pacific - its members, case studies and an assessment of member organizations' perspectives on enhanced energy security. ESCAP is the secretariat for UN-Energy Asia-Pacific, a part of the global coordination group UN-Energy. 10 members participated in the questionnaire to gather information for this publication.
This document provides an update on progress made in the implementation of Commission resolution 68/3 of 23 May 2012 on enabling paperless trade and the cross-border recognition of electronic data and documents for inclusive and sustainable intraregional trade facilitation.
The Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Agreement Database - APTIAD - is an online database of trade agreements in the Asia-Pacific region. The database contains information on all preferential agreements within the region, an agreement-country matrix, and an advanced search engine allowing users to locate agreements by country, agreement name, status, scope, WTO notification status, and keywords. APTIAD comprises: Trade agreements database; Interactive trade indicators; a Glossary; and APTIAD Briefing notes.
This document contains the provisional agenda for the Ad Hoc Intergovernmental Meeting on a Regional Arrangement for the Facilitation of Cross-border Paperless Trade (section I) and the annotations thereto (section II).