This document was prepared by ESCAP Statistics Division, delivered during the Ministerial Conference on Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) in Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, 24-28 November 2014.
This is the tentative programme of Third Joint Session: Panel on Tropical Cyclones and Typhoon Committee (42nd Session of PTC and 47th Session of TC), scheduled to take place from 9-13 February 2015, Bangkok, Thailand.
Национальные резюме представляют краткую информацию о результатах обследования потенциала национальных статистических систем по производству основных данных экономической статистики в странах Азии и Тихого океана.
National summaries provide a snapshot of the findings of the ESCAP region-wide assessment of the capacity of national statistical systems in Asia and the Pacific to produce basic economic statistics. The assessment was conducted during 2013 and looked at different aspects of economic statistics ranging from the availability of survey and administrative data, statistical infrastructures and compilation practices and methods for selected economic statistics to availability of human and financial resources and staff skills.
Presentation on World Economic Situation and Prospects 2015 for the MPDD Special Seminar on "The Launch of the World Economic Situation Prospects 2015 (WESP) report” which was held on Monday, 19 January 2015.
Urbanization increases the pressure on urban transport systems and infrastructure. The growth of cities in the region has led to an increase in consumption of fossil fuels, emissions and air pollution, traffic congestion and accidents, and loss of productivity and health. While some cities and countries are taking a more sustainable approach in integrated transport planning, many cities are still finding it difficult to meet the mobility needs of its people, connect them with economic opportunities and improve their quality of life.
This is the tentative annotated agenda for the Regional Conference on Strategies and Tools for Integrating Disaster Risk Reduction into Development Planning and Financing, organized by the Information and Communications Technology and Disaster Risk Reduction Division of ESCAP in Bangkok, Thailand, from 16 to 18 February 2015.