Population distribution and development policies in the ESCAP Region
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Published by Population Division, ESCAP in Bangkok .
Written in English


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SeriesPopulation research leads ;, no. 13
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LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 85/72136 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination28 p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2700383M
LC Control Number85921853

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Accounting for 60 per cent of the world’s population with countries at various stages of the demographic transition, ESCAP supports member States in implementing the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) and the Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Population and Development. Indonesia's population policy is designed to reduce the rate of population growth, redistribute the population away from the urban center, adjust economic factors, and increase family prosperity. The Republic of Korea's Fifth Five-Year Plan for gives greater emphasis to social development than did previous plans. ESCAP/APPC//4 B 3 Declaration on Population and Development. The Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development recognized. ESCAP/RFSD//1/Rev.1 2 B 2. Regional trends are worrying. For example, in some countries, the top 10 per cent of earners make more than 40 per cent of the national income.1 Just in the past 20 years, income inequality, measured by the Gini coefficient, grew.

ESCAP, in collaboration with other United Nations and intergovernmental agencies, plays a pivotal role in assisting countries to formulate and implement population and development policies guided by the Plan of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) and the Agenda for Sustainable Development. ESCAP, in close collaboration with UNFPA, is supporting its members States in developing a monitoring framework to assess progress in implementation of the Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Population and Development, closely aligned with the Agenda. *Reissued for technical reasons on 31 October B (E) TP United Nations ESCAP /APPC/ /L.1 * Economic and Social Council Distr.: Limited 3 September Original: English. The overall objective of ESCAP is to promote inclusive and sustainable economic and social development in the Asia-Pacific region, with priority accorded to the implementation of the Agenda for Sustainable Development and the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. ESCAP emphasizes strengthening institutional capacities to serve.

Population distribution and development policies in the ESCAP region. Bangkok: Population Division, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and. To ensure all Countries in the ESCAP Region, by , have the capability to provide an agreed basic range of population, economic, social and UN ESCAP Committee on Statistics Strategic Goal environment statistics. CST, 2nd Session, UN ESCAP – Developing Capacity in Population . COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Effects of population growth on educational enrollment and quality, on rates of exploitation of common property resources, on the development of social and economic infrastructure, on urbanization, and on research activities are all heavily dependent on existing government policies and their adaptiveness to changed conditions.