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22 Sep 2014
Public information and advocacy materials

This presentation on "Perspective on Global Development 2014: Boosting productivity to meet the middle-income challenge" by Martin Wermelinger will be presented at the Asia-Pacific Trade Economists Conference: Trade in the Asian century - delivering on the promise of economic prosperity.

 
2 Dec 2013
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The present technical paper on Regional issues in disaster risk reduction, including those related to climate change adaptation, and policies related to mainstreaming disaster risk reduction into socio‐economic development planning, explores the issues related to disaster risk reduction and climate change implications for development in Asia and the Pacific.

 
10 Dec 2013
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This technical paper on Improving disaster data and statistics on vulnerable groups - contributing to building a resilient Asia Pacific region - examines the concept of resilience and its importance in the Asia Pacific region and the relevance to global frameworks and goals in disaster risk reduction. The paper focuses on the impacts from disasters caused by natural hazards. It focuses on the sub‐set of disaster data, namely loss and damage, and the issue of addressing vulnerability in disaster recovery.

 
1 May 2013
Public information and advocacy materials

This is the brochure of the ESCAP Trust Fund for Tsunami, Disaster and Climate Preparedness in Indian Ocean and Southeast Asian countries.

 
1 May 2013
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This is the strategy note for 2013-2016 of the ESCAP Multi-Donor Trust Fund for Tsunami, Disaster and Climate Preparedness in Indian Ocean and South East Asian Countries.

 
17 Sep 2014
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This is the Information for Participants of the Regional Expert Group Meeting on Capacity Development for Disaster Information Management, organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) at Bangkok, Thailand, from 21 to 22 October 2014.

 
26 Sep 2014
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This is a tentative programme for the 18th Session of the Intergovernmental Consultative Committee (ICC) on Regional Space Applications Programme for Sustainable Development (RESAP), organized by ESCAP on 25 to 26 September 2014 and held at the United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC) in Bangkok, Thailand.

 
26 Sep 2014
Public information and advocacy materials

This is an annotated provisional agenda for the 18th Session of the Intergovernmental Consultative Committee (ICC) on Regional Space Applications Programme for Sustainable Development (RESAP), organized by ESCAP on 25 to 26 September 2014 and held at the United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC) in Bangkok, Thailand.

 
17 Sep 2014
Public information and advocacy materials

These are the presentations that were delivered on the second day of the workshop on “Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) for Infrastructure Development in Lao PDR” held on 15-16 September 2014 in Vientiane, Lao PDR. The objective of the second day is to better understand what’s preventing PPPs to happen in Lao PDR? What are the key bottlenecks? But also where PPPs can be the most useful for Lao PDR, in which sectors? Some lessons were learnt from past experience in Lao PDR as well as from experience in the region.

 
17 Sep 2014
Public information and advocacy materials

These are the presentations that were delivered on the first day of the workshop on “Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) for Infrastructure Development in Lao PDR” held on 15-16 September 2014 in Vientiane, Lao PDR. The objective of the first day was to improve the understanding of what PPPs can or cannot do? What they are? How they have been used?

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