Fully indexed, the 1991 edition of the qYearbookq is the single most current, comprehensive and authoritative reference publication about the work of the United Nations, other international organizations and related bodies. The book is designed not just for use by diplomats, officials and scholars but also by other researchers, writers, journalists, teachers and students. The year 1991 was a remarkably eventful one for the United Nations and in the conduct of international relations. This volume of the qYearbookq details the activities of the United Nations, its many organs, agencies and programmes, working together to rekindle a new form of multilateral cooperation for a better world. It records the diverse and globe-encompassing activities of the United Nations and its enduring efforts to deal with the world's pressing concerns, particularly matters of international peace and security, disarmament, human rights, the settlement of regional conflicts, economic and social development, the preservation of the environment, control of drugs and narcotic substance abuse, crime prevention, adequate shelter, youth and the ageing and humanitarian assistance for refugees as well as disaster relief. The qYearbook of the United Nationsq is now up-to-date. The Yearbooks for the years 1988, 1989 and 1990 will be published simultaneously.A significant number have sought to act accordingly and have maintained or increased real resource transfers via official development ... Meanwhile, net export credits fell 50 per cent even in current terms, from over 2 billion dollars in 1985 to 1 billion dollars in 1990. ... debt-burden reduction a by write-offs, interest -rate cuts or repayment spread-out a on official debt, including guaranteed export creditsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Yearbook of the United Nations. 45.1991(1992)|
|Author||:||United Nations. Dept. of Public Information|
|Publisher||:||Martinus Nijhoff Publishers - 1992|