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Highway in China

Photo Credit: UN ESCAP/Transport Division
11 Dec 2014
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The Asian Highway database was established with the support of the participating member countries to assess the status of development of the Asian Highway network. The Asian Highway Database includes comprehensive and detailed data and information on the Asian Highway routes in member States. The secretariat updates the database regularly to monitor the improvement of the network in member States. In this regard, member States which have not already done so are encouraged to provide the secretariat with updated data and information on changes in the status of Asian Highway routes.

 
10 Dec 2014
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The post-2015 development agenda poses demands for more efficient and effective data production from both existing and potential new sources. While it may be necessary to launch new data collections, much can be done to make use of existing data to reduce and eliminate the gaps in the availability and quality of data, as well as open access to the available data.

Presentations

1. Modernization of statistical production and services: Experiences from Thailand
- Malee Wongsaroje, Inspector General, Ministry of Information and Communication Technology

 
11 Dec 2014
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This presentation by Mr. Christian Henn, WTO, was given for the Asian Launch of the "World Trade Report 2014 - Trade and Development: Recent Trends and the Role of the WTO", 11 December 2014, Bangkok, Thailand.

 
10 Dec 2014
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Presentations DAY 1: Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable Urban Development in Asia and the Pacific: Towards a New Urban Agenda

Opening Session
• Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable Urban Development In Asia and the Pacific – Introduction and Overview, Donovan Storey, Chief, Sustainable Urban Development Section (SUDS), EDD, ESCAP
• The Post-2015 Development Agenda and the Importance of the Urban SDG, Garima Jain, Indian Institute of Human Settlements

 
10 Dec 2014
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The contact list of the Heads of National Statistical Offices in Asia and the Pacific.

Link to: National Statistical Offices in other region: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/methods/inter-natlinks/sd_natstat.asp

 
10 Dec 2014
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List of presentations from Session 5 (Making data meaningful - improving the use of gender statistics) of the Inter-regional workshop on good practices in gender statistics, Aguascalientes, Mexico, 5-7 November 2014.

1. Communication, Dissemination and Statistical Literacy of Users
It was prepared by Andres Vikat, Chief of the Social and Demographic Statistics Division, Statisitcs Division, UNECE

2. Dissemination of Gender Statistics in Georgia
It was prepared by Giorgi Kalakashvili, Social Statistics Division,National Statistics Office of Georgia

 
10 Dec 2014
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List of presentations from Session 4 (Special surveys to improve gender statistics) of the Inter-regional workshop on good practices in gender statistics, Aguascalientes, Mexico, 5-7 November 2014.

1. Measuring violence against women and men through victimization
It was prepared by François Nault, Director, Social and Aboriginal Statistics Division, Statistics Canada.

2. TUS and VAW surveys in Morocco
It was prepared by Bouchra Bouziani, High Commission for Planing, Statistic Directorate, Morocco.

 
10 Dec 2014
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The Role of Administrative Records in providing continuous data flow to gender statistics especially in local government sector: Experience of Palestine, This document prepared by Ashraf Hamdan, Palestine for the Inter-regional workshop on good practices in gender statistics, Aguascalientes, Mexico, 5-7 November 2014.

 
10 Dec 2014
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The overview of the DA project - Strengthen national capacity to measure progress in gender equality and women’s empowerment: Cooperation among ESCAP, ECE & ESCWA. It was prepared by ESCAP, ECE and ESCWA for the Inter-regional workshop on good practices in gender statistics, Aguascalientes, Mexico, 5-7 November 2014.

 
10 Dec 2014
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List of Participants for Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable Urban Development in Asia and the Pacific: Towards a New Urban Agenda, Bangkok, 2-3 December 2014.

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