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List of Publications - 2019

Innovation for Sustainable Development Review of Kyrgyzstan (June 2019)

Innovation is central to the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and to economic development across the world. One of the most open and democratic countries in the region,  ...
Annual Report 2018 (June 2019)

UNECE is committed to supporting its member States for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. This report presents a selection of examples of the impact of its work  ...
Guidance on Modernizing Statistical Legislation (June 2019)

 Official statistics are an indispensable element of the information system of democratic societies, serving governments, economies and the public with data that can help them understand and make decisions: about  ...
Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS, Rev.8) (May 2019)

The GHS addresses classification of chemicals by types of hazard and proposes harmonized hazard communication elements, including labels and safety data sheets. It aims at ensuring that information on physical  ...
European Code for Signs and Signals on Inland Waterways (SIGNI) (May 2019)

The European Code for Signs and Signals on Inland Waterways (SIGNI), adopted by resolution No. 90 of the Working Party on Inland Water Transport on 5 October 2018, provides recommendations  ...
Kazakhstan to play a key transport logistics role for rising Euro-Asian trade (May 2019)

Improving the competitiveness of Kazakhstan as a transport logistics centre at the crossroads of Europe and Asia could enable the country to unlock significant untapped benefits of growing cargo flows  ...
State of Forests of the Caucasus and Central Asia (May 2019)

ECE/TIM/SP/47 The study on the state of forests in the Caucasus and Central Asia aims to present the forest resources and the forest sector of the region, including trends in, and  ...
Guidelines for the Development of a Criteria and Indicator Set for Sustainable Forest Management (May 2019)

ECE/TIM/DP/73 Criteria and indicators constitute an increasingly common policy tool to implement sustainable forest management (SFM) and to define clear priorities and targets. This should improve monitoring, reporting and assessment of  ...
Forest Landscape Restoration in the Caucasus and Central Asia (May 2019)

ECE/TIM/DP/72 This study, focusing primarily on the period from the collapse of the Soviet Union until the present day, identifies the key drivers of forest degradation and the potential for forest  ...
UNECE Countries in Figures 2019 (April 2019)

UNECE Countries in Figures presents a profile of social and economic indicators for each of the 56 UNECE member countries.These profiles, prepared by the UNECE Statistical Division, are intended to  ...
Fullfilling the Potential of Present and Future Generations (March 2019)

Five years after the regional ICPD Beyond 2014 review process and the adoption of the 2013 Chair's summary, UNECE and UNFPA have collaborated to report on the achievements and challenges  ...
Measuring International Labour Mobility (March 2019)

The world is becoming more interconnected, with an acceleration in the movement of information, capital, goods, services and people across international borders. As it becomes easier to travel and work  ...
Policy briefs on Ageing (2009 - 2019) (March 2019)

The most recent in the series of Policy Briefs on Ageing is "Combating ageism in the world of work". See all "Policy Briefs on Ageing"
Innovation in Railways (March 2019)

As part of the ongoing activities of the Working Party on Rail Transport (SC.2) a workshop titled “Making the railways of the future for the region” was held at the  ...
World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations (WP.29) – How It Works, How to Join It (February 2019)

This new edition of the Blue Book reflects the developments within WP.29 since 2012 (Adoption of the Revision 3 to the 1958 Agreement, Amendment to the Terms of Reference and  ...
EATL Phase III Report (February 2019)

The EATL Phase III Report is available in English
Guidance on Data Integration for Measuring Migration (February 2019)

 Migration shapes societies. Its economic, social and demographic impacts are large and increasing. Policymakers, researchers and other stakeholders need data on migrants – how many there are, their rates of  ...
United Nations Road Safety Conventions (January 2019) (January 2019)

There are 58 United Nations legal instruments in the area of inland transport which are administered by the UNECE Inland Transport Committee as well as its working parties and treaty  ...
UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Road Safety (January 2019)

Since the beginning of his mandate, the Special Envoy for Road Safety has been helping to mobilise sustained political commitment towards making road safety a priority; to advocate and raise  ...
Road Safety for All (January 2019)

In 2010, the United Nations General Assembly (resolution 64/255) proclaimed a Decade of Action for Road Safety ("Decade"). As part of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the goal of the  ...
Guidelines on the use of statistical business registers for business demography and entrepreneurship statistics (January 2019)

The Guidelines provide practical guidance on how to develop and maintain statistical business registers to support the production of business demography and entrepreneurship statistics. The Guidelines contain definitions and compilation  ...