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Asia-Pacific Human Development Report 2003: HIV/AIDS and Human Development in South Asia

The Regional Human Development Report on ‘HIV/AIDS and Human Development in South Asia 2003’ is the first report prepared under the aegis of UNDP Asia-Pacific Regional Initiative on Human Development Reports (HDRC) and the Regional Programme on HIV and Development (REACH Beyond Borders). Thismore

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Asia-Pacific Human Development Report 2006: Trade on Human Terms

Transforming trade for Human Development in Asia and the Pacific   International trade has been the engine of growth for many countries of Asia and the Pacific. The ‘economic miracle’ of the East Asian ‘tigers’ is due in large part to their ability to export to global markets and to developmore

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Asia-Pacific Human Development Report 2008: Tackling Corruption, Transforming Lives

This Report comes on the heels of the landmark Second Session of the Conference of State Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption in Bali, Indonesia, which is aiding countries in the implementation of their anti-corruption efforts. The United Nations Convention Against Corruptionmore

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Asia-Pacific Human Development Report 2010: Power, Voices and Rights

A Turning Point for Gender Equality in Asia and the Pacific   The report focuses on the critical question of advancing gender equality, as seen through the prism of women’s unequal power, voice, and rights. Despite the region’s many economic gains, the Report chronicles how in many instancesmore

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Asia-Pacific Human Development Report 2012: One Planet to Share

Asia-Pacific not only has many of the world’s most climate-exposed territories, it is also home to millions of the most vulnerable people. The unprecedented pace and scale of human activities have been transforming the natural environment and contributing to climate change. Emissions cross borders,more

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Asia-Pacific Human Development Report on Climate Change: Asia Stakeholders Consultation Report

This consultation aims to: identify East and South Asian perspectives and priorities on climate change and human development and how the experience can be best reflected in the Report; advance the ongoing discussions for the Report taking into account the suggested outline; and sharpen themore

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Asia-Pacific Human Development Report on Climate Change: Pacific Stakeholders Consultation Report

This consultation aims to: identify Pacific perspectives and priorities on climate change and human development and how the experience can be best reflected in the Report; advance the ongoing discussions for the Report taking into account the suggested outline; and sharpen the indicative directionsmore

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Asia-Pacific MDG Report 2008

This is the third in a series of regional reports on the Millennium Development Goals in the Asia-Pacific region. It assesses the prospects of reaching the goals and targets, highlighting the potential gaps and indicating how these can be filled. It also looks at the potential for adding value tomore

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Asia-Pacific MDG Report 2009/2010

Coming in the midst of the global financial and economic turmoil, this report offers a unique opportunity to redress the information balance – to register the impact on the poor and the implications for the achievement of the Goals. Just as important, it tries to identify opportunities for action –more

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Asia-Pacific MDG Report 2010/2011

This report uses the latest information from the United Nations MDG database to assess which countries and sub-regions are likely to miss or achieve the Goals. It attempts to encapsulate and update the discussions and recommendations of the earlier reports on MDGs, jointly published by ESCAP, ADBmore