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31 May2015

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4 June2015

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5 June2015

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 

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Ms. Roula Majdalani
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Upcoming Events

8/6-9/6/2015 Training of trainers' workshop on "Mainstreaming Appropriate Renewable Energy Technology in the Rural Productive Sectors of the Arab Region" Sudan

8/6-10/6/2015 RICCAR Regional Workshop on Moving from Climate Change Impact Assessment to Socio-Economic Vulnerability Assessment in the Arab Region Beirut

11/6 - 12/6/2015 UNDA Expert Group Meeting to Review the Draft Modules on Climate Change Adaptation Using IWRM Tools -Beirut

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Past Events

25/5-26/5/2015
Training of trainers' workshop on "Mainstreaming Appropriate Renewable Energy Technology in the Rural Productive Sectors of the Arab Region" Morocco

17/5-18/5/2015
Training of trainers' workshop on "Mainstreaming Appropriate Renewable Energy Technology in the Rural Productive Sectors of the Arab Region" Jordan

12/5-13/5/2015
Expert Group Meeting on "Promoting Large-Scale Energy Efficiency Programs in the Existing Building Sector in the Arab Region" Beirut

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Sustainable Development Policies Division (SDPD)

Population growth, food insecurity demands, lack (or supply-demand gap) of water resources, climate change, extreme weather events, and regional tensions over shared water resources contribute to the ... more >>

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PROGRAMME NEWS

Social Water Studies in MENA Region

ESCWA at the 5th Beirut Energy Forum

UN launches report on "Regional Perspectives on Sustainable Development"

Negotiations on Climate Change

Training on Climate Change Vulnerability in the Arab Region

Arab High Level Forum on Sustainable Development

ESCWA celebrates World Water Day 2014

First Arab States Regional South-South Development EXPO

Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus in the Arab World

ESCWA and the International Renewable Energy Conference


KEY DOCUMENTS, PROJECTS & ACTIVITIES

  Articles - Presentations
  Committee on Energy
  Committee on Water Resources
  Promotional Material
 

PUBLICATIONS

E/ESCWA/SDPD/2015/IG.1/7/REPORT
Report of the Committee on Energy on its tenth session Amman, 22-23 March 2015

E/ESCWA/SDPD/2015/1
Pathways towards food security in the Arab region: An assessment of wheat availability

E/ESCWA/SDPD/2014/WG.9/L.1
Third Regional Training Workshop on Capacity Development for Climate Change Negotiations for the Arab Countries Kuwait, 11-13 November 2014

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Specialized Sites

Inventory of Shared Water Resources in Western Asia

RICCAR

Rio20 Times Newsletter

Trade and Environment in the Arab Region

Arab Countries Water Utilities Association - ACWUA

ESCWA-BGR Cooperation in the Water Sector

 

Links
United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development
Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Economic Commission for Europe
Economic Commission for Latin America and The Caribbean
Economic Commission for Africa
World Summit on Sustainable Development
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity
UN-Water
UN-Energy
The United Nations Regional Commissions