World Report 2005

Publisher: Human Rights Watch
ISBN: 9781564323316
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The introduction to this annual publication reflects on recent events and recent changes in the world. The body of the annual report considers the human rights record of some 150 governments throughout the world.

World Report 2008

Author: Human Rights Watch
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
ISBN: 1583229515
Size: 19.96 MB
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Human Rights Watch is increasingly recognized as the world’s leader in building a stronger awareness for human rights. Their annual World Report is the most probing review of human rights developments available anywhere.

The World Health Report 2007

Author: World Health Organization
Publisher: World Health Organization
ISBN: 9241563443
Size: 38.64 MB
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World Health Report 2007 discusses the challenges to global health security by the increasing and constant movement around the world of people and products.

World Youth Report 2007

Publisher: United Nations Publications
ISBN: 9789211302578
Size: 39.36 MB
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Governments must adopt policies and programmes specifically designed to meet
the needs of today's youth and to remove obstacles that stand in the way of their
full development and participation. In an increasingly competitive world, youth
need to obtain much more than a basic education to secure decent work. Both
young men and young women require access to the full spectrum of health
services, as health challenges are growing and becoming more complex with

World Investment Report 2007 Transnational Corporations Extractive Industries And Development

Author: United Nations
Publisher: Academic Foundation
ISBN: 9788171886746
Size: 65.33 MB
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To some extent, this reflected the declining importance of those industries in the
world economy and their shrinking share in global FDI, as well as the increasing
emphasis placed on industrialization as a key aspect of the development process
. However, the recent and significant revival of commodity prices has led to
renewed interest in the exploitation of natural resources and in energy security.
Following an extended period of low levels of international investment in
extractive ...

Global Monitoring Report 2007

Author: World Bank Publications
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 0821369768
Size: 57.93 MB
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This is because gender equality makes good economic sense and because it helps advance the other development goals-including education, nutrition, and reducing child mortality.

Work Related Lung Disease Surveillance Report 2007 7th Ed

Author: Ki Moon Bang
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 1437918743
Size: 64.83 MB
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MORTALITY Number of Deaths In this report, the number of deaths for each
occupational respiratory condition is the number of decedents for which the
condition was coded as a cause of death on the entity axis in the National Center
for Health Statistics (NCHS) multiple cause- of-death data files. [Note: In prior
editions of the Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance (WoRLD) Report, the
numbers of deaths were generally based on the numbers of decedents for which
each condition ...

Global Tuberculosis Control

Author: World Health Organization
Publisher: World Health Organization
ISBN: 9241563397
Size: 55.29 MB
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This is the 11th WHO annual report which assesses the progress during 2005 towards the Millennium Development Goals targets for TB control in the world as a whole and in each WHO region and country, focusing on five key indicators of case ...

The Travel Tourism Competitiveness Report 2007

Publisher: World Economic Forum
ISBN: 9295044010
Size: 18.46 MB
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In this light, given the importance of the Travel & Tourism (T&T) industry to the
world economy, the fundamental objective of the Travel & Tourism
Competitiveness Report (TTCR) is to explore the factors driving T&T
competitiveness worldwide. Travel & Tourism is currently one of the world's
largest economic activities. It is the leading industry in many countries, as well as
the fastest growing economic sector in terms of job creation worldwide. In 2006,
the sector generated 10.3 percent of ...

Human Rights Watch World Report 2008

Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Size: 64.29 MB
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Events of 2007 Human Rights Watch (Organisation). On May 22, Parliament
passed the Sexual Offences and Related Matters Amendment Bill, which
acknowledges the high incidence of sexual offenses committed in South Africa,
broadens the definition of rape, and acknowledges the link between rape and
HIV infection. The bill provides for victim-initiated compulsory HIV testing for rape
perpetrators; compels test results to be made available to the victims; and entitles
victims to ...