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UN: 2.3 million Syrian refugees in Lebanon by 2014

and Social Commission for West Asia (ESCWA) estimate of Syrian refugee growth is accurate . For over ... to 6.4 million by 2014 if the UN Economic and Social Commission for West Asia (ESCWA) estimate of Syrian ... and their economic and social impact on their host country. There are, however, two attempts by ESCWA and the World ...

18/09/2013 - 13:06 - comment 0

Gulfi oil riches channelled abroad

and Development Globalization Division at the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), Abdullah ... Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). The study revealed that FDI to the West Asia region dipped by 16 percent in 2011 to $49 billion. FDI outflows from West Asia rebounded by 54 percent in 2011 ...

08/07/2012 - 11:13 - comment 0

UNCTAD: Foreign investments in Arab west Asia more than triple in 2000

Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA).    The Beirut-based ESCWA, created in 1974, is made up ... foreign investment inflows in western Asia increased from about one billion dollars (in 1999) to $3.4 ... (UNCTAD).    "But investments by foreign companies in western Asia still ... does not exceed 0.3 ...

15/08/2010 - 15:44 - comment 0

Only individuals provoke the change you can believe in economy and everything

rhetoric born in the West Asia North Africa region. This rhetoric essentially argues that human beings ... refer to as “West Asia North Africa” (commonly known as the Middle East and North Africa). ... and West Asia North Africa. This reality has resulted in the Occupy movement in London and the United ...

27/12/2011 - 10:49 - comment 0

Algeria's very different SPRING

Commission has approved the Support program to local sustainable development and to social actions in the north-west of Algeria, with a contribution of €20 million.   The Commission has also adopted a support ... development and to social actions in the north-west of Algeria, with a contribution of €20 million.  The ...

21/08/2013 - 12:34 - comment 0

Turkish group hacks UN website to raise awareness for Gaza

and Social Commission for Western Asia homepage, posting a pro-Palestinian message. ... on the U.N. body's official site. The homepage of the U.N.’s Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia ... official site.The homepage of the U.N.’s Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia was modified early ...

Editor's Choice - 24/07/2014 - 10:14 - comment 0

ADU Enterprise and ESCWA to launch “Digital Arabic Content Competition”

Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), because of the vital role they play ... in collaboration with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) is organizing ... and Entrepreneurship “ADU Enterprise” in collaboration with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission ...

Press Release - 19/03/2014 - 12:22 - comment 0

West Asian Arab countries sign transport accord

for a two-day meeting of the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), ministers from Egypt, ... ECWA was established by a UN Economic and Social Council resolution in August 1973 as the successor to the United Nations Economic and Social Office in Beirut (UNESOB). With its headquarters still in Beirut, ...

15/08/2010 - 15:55 - comment 0

Inter-Arab investments hit $3.7 billion

Head of the regional integration and financing team at the Economic and Social Commission for West Asia (ESCWA), Nazem Abdullah, said that the Inter-Arab investments ... and financing team at the Economic and Social Commission for West Asia (ESCWA), Nazem Abdullah, said ...

15/08/2010 - 11:31 - comment 0

Global Child Labor Reports Damns the West Along with Asia

globally and although the scourge is rampant in Asia, Western countries too witness the worst forms o There are an estimated 250 million child workers globally and although the scourge is rampant in Asia, Western countries ... enforcement, more awareness, a social movement and political will."  Sitaram Kumar, a 13-year-old boy ...

19/05/2010 - 10:13 - comment 0