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Evidence-based interventions for road safety in Arab region
Bridging gap in climate finance in Arab region
Launch of annual regional arts competition on online violence against women and girls
On eve of G20 Summit: ESCWA warns of an unprecedented rise in public debt in Arab region to $1.4 trillion
Raising Adaptation Ambition by Closing Knowledge Gaps
2020 round of population and housing census
UNIDO and ESCWA work together to eradicate poverty in Arab region
UN regional commissions launch policy brief on transforming food systems
Almost three-quarters of population living in poverty
ESCWA warns: Three-quarters of Lebanon’s residents plunge into poverty
ESCWA: $37.3 billion from new IMF allocation offer an unprecedented financing opportunity for Arab region
ILO and ESCWA: Arab region registers highest unemployment levels worldwide
ESCWA and ILO: Arab region registers highest unemployment levels worldwide
“ESCWA Stories”: a novel way to reach out to young people
“ESCWA Stories”: a comic book for International Youth Day
“ESCWA Stories” in an illustrated book
UN regional commissions launch most comprehensive Covid Stimulus Tracker to date
ESCWA signs memorandum of understanding with OIC
Social integration of persons with disabilities and older persons
Discriminatory practices violate int law, inflict humanitarian crises
ESCWA at 2021 High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
ESCWA: Arab region on path to economic recovery
ESCWA signs memorandum of understanding with ARABOSAI in Qatar
ESCWA presents 2020 Gender Equality Awards
Enabling SDGs through Inclusive, Just Energy Transitions
Regional workshop on disruptive technologies for improved groundwater management
Hunger and malnutrition in Arab region hamper achieving Zero Hunger by 2030, UN report warns
ESCWA celebrates woman’s leadership role on her International Day
Arab Region holds its First Regional Review of Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration
Arab Region to hold its First Regional Review of Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration
ESCWA & Saudi Program Push for a Unified Development Vision for Arab LDCs in 2021-2030 Decade
ESCWA, Supreme Council for Women and Royal University for Women in Bahrain establish a Women’s Research Centre
ESCWA and SDRPY meet with Government of Yemen to support development in country
ESCWA: Lebanon’s formal private sector sales down by 45% and a quarter of workforce laid off
Western Asia: slow recovery expected in 2021
ESCWA Executive Secretary Urges International Community to Increase Funding for Climate Adaptation
ESCWA: Arab region faces two scenarios for 2021
Arabic Language Day 2020: A book for a Goal