Population Information Network - Western Asia (POPIN)

Demographic Databases

Policy Databases

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Databases : Policy Databases

 

National Population Policies 2007
The National Population Policies 2007 Database provides a summary overview of population policies and dy­namics for each of the Member States and non-member States for which data are available at mid-decade for the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s - that is, at the time of the convening of the population confer­ences at Bucharest, Mexico City and Cairo - as well as for 2007
 

Database of Population and Family Planning Laws, Policies and Regulations
The Database of Population and Family Planning Laws, Policies and Regulations contains information on population policies, regulations, laws and documents concerning family planning and related topics. The database has developed to review the current status of population policies and to promote laws and regulations that guarantee people’s basic rights including their reproductive right in countries of the ESCAP region.
 

International digest of health legislation - Recueil international de législation sanitaire
The International digest of health legislation - Recueil international de législation sanitaire provides information on laws and regulations relating to public health in many countries of the world.
 

Natlex
The Natlex is a continuously-updated database established by ILO containing references to over 55,000 national laws on labour, social security, and related human rights, and over 300 laws in full text. Records and texts in NATLEX are in either English, French, or Spanish.
 

Global Database on National Nutrition Policies and Programmes
The Global Database on National Nutrition Policies and Programmes was established in 1995 initially to monitor and evaluate the progress in implementing the World Declaration and Plan of Action for Nutrition. However, it has been further developed to monitor country progress in developing, strengthening and implementing national nutrition plans, policies and programmes, including multi-sectoral actions, development of dietary guidelines, undertaking of nutrition surveys, demographic, and epidemiological data.