WEIR volume 62, issue 8, P65-76 2018 DOI: 10.20542/0131-2227-2018-62-8-65-76 View full text

Abstract: The Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat is a vital interface between global policies in the economic, social and environmental spheres and national action. The Department works in three main interlinked areas: (i) it compiles, generates and analyses a wide range of economic, social and environmental data and information on which States Members of the United Nations draw to review common problems and to take stock of policy options; (ii) it facilitates the negotiations of…

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