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Global Development Horizons 2011 - Multipolarity - The New Global Economy
The world economy is in the midst of a transformative change. One of the most visible outcomes of this transformation is the rise of a number of dynamic emerging-market countries to the helm of the g

Author: The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank.
Organisation: The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank.
Publish Date: 2011
Global Economic Prospects Report - Maintaining progress amid turmoil
As they put the financial crisis behind them, developing countries need to focus on tackling country-specific challenges such as achieving balanced growth through structural reforms, coping with infl

Author: The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank
Organisation: The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank
Publish Date: June 2011
Global Education Digest 2011: Comparing Education Statistics Across the World
The UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) annually publishes the Global Education Digest (GED) in order to present the latest education statistics worldwide. Each year it highlights a special theme,

Author: UNESCO Institute for Statistics
Organisation: UNESCO Institute for Statistics
Publish Date: 2011
Global Employment Trends 2013
This Global Employment Trends report for 2013 is a special edition, warranted by the resurgence of the crisis in 2012. The year 2011 saw a tapering off of the recovery, followed by a dip in both grow

Author: International Labour Organization
Organisation: International Labour Organization
Publish Date: 2013
Global Employment Trends for Youth 2012
In its report on the “Global Employment Trends for Youth 2012” issued in May 2012, the ILO examines the continuing job crisis affecting young people in many parts of the world. It provides updated st

Author: International Labour Organization
Organisation: International Labour Organization
Publish Date: 2012
Global Employment Trends for Youth 2013
The global youth unemployment rate, estimated at 12.6 per cent in 2013, is close to its crisis peak. As many as 73 million young people are estimated to be unemployed in 2013. At the same time, info

Author: International Labour Organization
Organisation: International Labour Organization
Publish Date: 2013
Global energy crunch: how different parts of the world would react to a peak oil scenario
Looks at historical cases from countries that have gone through oil supply depletion as a best available analytical strategy to understand what will happen if the global depletion predictions are rig

Author: Jörg Friedrichs
Organisation: University of Oxford, Department of International Development
Publish Date: August 2010
Global Environment Outlook 3 - Past, present and future perspectives
The UNEP Global Environment Outlook (GEO) project was initiated in response to the environmental reporting requirements of Agenda 21 and to a UNEP Governing Council decision of May 1995 which request

Author: United Nations Environment Programme.
Organisation: United Nations Environment Programme.
Publish Date: 2002
Global environmental change and food systems in Southern Africa: The dynamic challenges facing regional policy
There is a growing concern that Global environmental change (GEC) will exacerbate the stress on Southern African food systems leading to increasing food insecurity, which is signified by rising level

Author: S. Drimie1, J. Arntzen, P. Dube, J. S. I. Ingram, R. T. Mano, C. Mataya, M. T. Muchero, E. Vhurumuku and G. Ziervogel
Organisation: Journal of Geography and Regional Planning
Publish Date: 2011
Global estimates of water withdrawals and availability under current and future “business-as-usual” conditions
New global models provide the opportunity to generate quantitative information about the world water situation. Here the WaterGAP 2 model is used to compute globally comprehensive estimates about wat

Author: Joseph Alcamo, Petra Döll, Thomas Henrichs, Frank Kaspar, Bernhard Lehner, Thomas Rösch & Stefan Siebert
Organisation: Hydrological Sciences Journal, 48:3, 339-348
Publish Date: 2003
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