This 2016 annual report is a mid-term report on the UNISDR 2014-2015 Biennium Work Programme. 2014 was a year in which much time was spent defining the future of disaster risk management.
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TThe OHCHR Report 2014 presents results achieved under the Office’s six thematic priorities as set out in the OMP 2014-2017. It also provides information about OHCHR management, funding and expenditure.
OCHA’s 2016 Annual Report, launched today, takes stock of the organization’s actions across the globe.
In 2016, the humanitarian community was challenged as never before, with unprecedented levels of humanitarian suffering that left 130 million people needing emergency assistance for their survival and protection. The report underlines the role of OCHA, Member States, UN agencies and civil-society partners in ensuring that the most vulnerable people in crises received timely and quality humanitarian assistance.
As in previous years, extrabudgetary resources played a critical role in enabling the Department of Political Affairs (DPA) to de
Activities of the Office of Internal Oversight Services(OIOS) for the period from 1 July 2011 to 30 June 2012.
In 2015, tourism continued to be a key driver of the global economic recovery, and a vital contributor to job creation, poverty allevi
Established in 1874, the Universal Postal Union (UPU), with its headquarters in the Swiss capital Berne, is the second oldest international organization worldwide. With its 192 member countries, the UPU is the primary forum for cooperation between postal sector players. It helps to ensure a truly universal network of up-to-date products and services. In this way, the organization fulfils an advisory, mediating and liaison role, and provides technical assistance where needed.
The annual WIPO Overview , explains in simple terms how the Organization works and how it carries out its mission to promote a balanced intellectual property system. The publication provides up-to-date information and concrete examples of WIPO's activities and achievements over the past year. The WIPO Overview replaced the former General Information Brochure and the Annual Report with a single, streamlined and more accessible public information booklet.
The Global Report (published in June) offers a comprehensive view of the agency's challenges and achievements worldwide.
The ICSC Annual Report 2012 is the thirty-eighth annual report of the International Civil Service Commission, prepared in accordance with article 17 of its statute.
Every year the Court submits a report on its activities to the United Nations General Assembly. The Report covers the period from 1 August of one year to 31 July of the next. It generally includes an introductory summary and information relating to the organization, jurisdiction and judicial work of the Court, visits, events and lectures, the Court’s publications and documents, and administrative and budgetary issues.
The United Nations University(UNU) 2016 Annual Report highlights the institutions activities and achievements during the year.
This report presents the Institute’s activities for the period January through December 2012, including research, consultative and advisory work, communications and outreach activities and events. It is supplemented by an Administrative and Financial Report. The current reporting period marks the mid-point of UNRISD’s institutional strategy, with the year seeing the consolidation and implementation of activities initiated within a results-based management framework.
The present report has been prepared in pursuance of Economic and Social Council resolution 2009/27, in which the Council, acknowledging the progress made by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research through the strategic reforms initiated in 2007, noted as areas of progress the establishment of results based management, the establishment of quality standards and certification, and the expanded use of technology-enhanced learning tools.
The UNECE Annual Report 2015
The Annual Report provides a summary of UNECE's main activities and achievements in 2014. It also provides an insight on key priorities for 2015.
Report of the OPCW on the Implementation of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production, Stockpiling and Use of Chemical Weapons and on Their Destruction in 2010.
The Treaty The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) is an international treaty that outlaws all nuclear explosions. By totally banning nuclear testing, the Treaty seeks to constrain the qualitative improvement of nuclear weapons and to end the development of new types of nuclear weapon. It constitutes an effective measure of nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation in all its aspects. The Treaty was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly and opened for signature in New York on 24 September 1996. On that day, 71 States signed the Treaty.
Lymphatic filariasis (LF) is targeted for global elimination as a public health problem by 2020.
The Annual Report documents UN Women’s work to foster women’s empowerment and gender equality around the world. It highlights some of the organization’s initiatives during the year and provides summary financial statements, a list of new programmes and projects, and contact information.
The UNODC Annual Report 2010 provides an overview of what UNODC is doing to help Member States address the threat posed by drugs, crime and terrorism. The report demonstrates that, in an unstable world, the information and expertise provided by UNODC are in high demand. In response, UNODC is expanding its portfolio, and becoming active in new issues and theatres.
The Year in Review describes WFP’s actions and achievements in serving people’s emergency, recovery and development needs in year.
This report provides an overview of achievements in 2014 in linking population dynamics and development, increasing access to maternal and newborn health, increasing availability of family planning, strengthening HIV-prevention services, advocating gender equality and reproductive rights, and increasing young people’s access to services.
UNICEF Annual Report 2014 highlights UNICEF’s continued commitment to achieving greater results for children through its programmes in more than 150 countries and territories.
The present report is submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 70/134 on assistance to refugees, returnees and displaced persons in Africa. It updates information contained in the report of the Secretary-General submitted to the Assembly at its seventieth session (A/70/337) and covers the period from 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016.
This report provides an overview of the impact of the Joint UNDP-DPA Programme on Building National Capacities for Conflict Prevention in 2015. First launched in 2004, the programme has been instrumental in supporting the engagement of UN Country Teams with national stakeholders to develop, accompany, and sustain nationally-led initiatives aimed at preventing and resolving conflict.
In 2015, the Joint UNDP-DPA Programme provided support to close to 50 countries, including through the deployment of Peace and Development Advisors.
The UNCTAD Annual Report 2014 The year 2014 was special as UNCTAD marked the fiftieth anniversary of its establishment. In 1964, when trade and economic relations showed a sharp divide between the North and the South, UNCTAD became the global forum where countries – developed and developing – put on the table economic and social issues of national, regional and global concern.
Typically issued in July each year, the IAEA Annual Report summarizes and highlights developments over the past year in major areas of the Agency´s work. It includes a summary of major issues, activities, and achievements, and status tables and graphs related to safeguards, safety, and science and technology.
UNIDO Annual Report 2014
Read about IFAD’s results and impact in the Annual Report. The Report also tells the stories of the women and men we work with in rural areas – their challenges and their successes. This year’s Report showcases IFAD’s new directions and new initiatives, which are helping to increase food security and reduce rural poverty across the developing world. And it provides the facts and figures that the Fund regularly shares with its Members States and partners.
This corporate annual report seeks to give a general readable overview of major ITU developments. It is provided for general information only, in the interests of heightening general awareness of ITU's work; it is not intended as a complete list of activities, which is contained in the annual report on the activities of the Union to be approved by Council.
The IMF Annual Report is a report of the IMF's Executive Board to the IMF's Board of Governors provided ahead of the Joint Annual Meetings of the Boards of Governors of the IMF and the World Bank. The report reviews the IMF's activities and policies during the preceding financial year, ended April 30, and includes an audited statement of the IMF's accounts, as required by the IMF's Articles of Agreement.
The Annual Report is prepared by the Executive Directors of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and the International Development Association (IDA)--collectively known as the World Bank--in accordance with the by-laws of the two institutions. The President of the IBRD and IDA and the Chairman ...
The Report begins with a message from WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo.
The Annual Report of the Council of ICAO provides the world aviation community with comprehensive insight into the programmes, activities and achievements of the Organization in support of its mission as defined by the Convention on International Civil Aviation, namely, the safe and orderly development of international civil aviation.
UNESCO Annual Report 2015 aims at offering a comprehensive but easy-to-read account of UNESCO’s activities in the course of the past year.
Kigali Amendment delivers a win for the climate
In October, nearly 200 countries struck a landmark deal to reduce the emissions of powerful greenhouse gases, hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), in a move that could prevent up to 0.5°C of global warming by the end of this century. The amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, which is hosted by UN Environment, is the single biggest step the world has taken to limit global warming.
Paris Agreement comes into force
The unique tripartite structure of the ILO gives an equal voice to workers, employers and governments to ensure that the views of the social partners are closely reflected in labour standards and in shaping policies and programmes. The main aims of the ILO are to promote rights at work, encourage decent employment opportunities, enhance social protection and strengthen dialogue on work-related issues.
Since 1976, Habitat has helped more than 9.8 million people meet their affordable housing needs. In fiscal year 2016, Habitat improved the housing conditions of 3 million people through new home construction, rehabilitation, incremental improvements, repairs or increased access to improved shelter through partnerships with the private sector.
The Report of the UN Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization includes: Introduction; Promotion of sustained economic growth and sustainable development; Maintenance of international peace and security; Development of Africa